Music Production

Bray Institute of Further Education


Course Name Music Production
Course Provider Bray Institute of Further Education
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Course Code MJ MH
Course Type PLC Post Leaving Cert
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Higher National Certificate (Level 6 NFQ) Aligned Edexcel Level 6 NFQ
Higher National Diploma (Level 6 NFQ) Aligned Edexcel Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Bray
Course Content

Expand+The BTEC HND Diploma in Music Production is your pathway to a career in the music industry. A comprehensive range of industry skills are developed over the duration of the two year course. Students will be instructed on how to use industry standard h...

Qualification Letters BTEC Dip
Duration 2 Years
Comment Certification:
BTEC Higher National Diploma in Music Production Level 6+ equivalence on NFQ (Year 2)
BTEC Certificate (Year 1)
Course Fee

Expand+Courses at Bray Institute of Further Education are funded largely by the European Social Fund. There are no tuition costs for Irish or EU citizens undertaking PLC courses. However all learners are required to pay the following:

- A booking Fee of ...

Financial Support

Learners on full-time approved courses at the Institute are entitled to apply for Maintenance Grants from The Department of Education. The Grant is means tested. Learners should apply to SUSI the online grant application system th...

Interview Yes
Application Date

Expand+From January 2015 and up to September 2015

Step 1:
Applicants are strongly advised to Apply online via the link below

Step 2:
Attend for Interview.
Applicants will be invited for interview at the Institute. Applicants w...

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Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Course commences in September 2015.
Application Fee €25 is paid when applying for a course. This money is non refundable.
Subjects Taught HNC – YEAR ONE
• Creative Arts Research Skills
• Music in Context
• Notation
• Audio Electronics
• Live Sound for Small Venues
• Music Technology
• Computer Music Composition & Production
• Studio Recording & Engineering

HND – Year Two
• Preparation Process & Production • Audio Post Production
• Performance Technology
• Music Production Analysis
• Music Studio Production
• Music Electronics
• Aural Perception
• Planning for Public Performance

Components subject to change
Mature Entry Places Mature students are welcome to apply
Entry Requirements • Leaving Certificate with two honours
• Full QQI Level 5 Award with relevant experience
• City & Guilds Diploma in Sound Engineering (7603) with a merit profile
• BTEC Diploma in Music Technology with a merit profile
• Mature Applicants – experience will be considered in lieu of formal qualifications

Places are offered following successful interview. For a successful interview it is recommended that students bring in evidence of prior experience in sound recording/music production.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities
• Studio Engineer
• Location Sound
• Interactive Media
• Post Sound for TV & Film
• Production/Recording Artist
• Live Sound Engineer
• Gaming Audio

Higher Education Progression*
• Queens University Belfast: BSc in Mus...

Further Enquiries Bray Institute of Further Education,
Tel: 01 282 9668