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Adult Short Course – Introduction to Music Technology

This course will provide an introduction to using the music software Logic to record your own music.

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Course Summary

Subject Area: Music
Adult and Community
Location: Joseph Wright Centre
Full Time or Part Time: PT
Level: 1
Number Of Years: 1
Interview Required?: Y
Weeks: 10
Hours:
Start: 02/11/2022
Days/Times:
Joseph Wright Centre

Apply now at: https://www.derby-college.ac.uk/course/adult-short-course-introduction-to-music-technology
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Course Information for Students

This course will provide an introduction to using the music software Logic to record your own music. Over the six weeks of the course, you’ll cover the basic functions of Logic including using loops, recording audio and adding basic effects to make your recordings sound better. You’ll also explore how musical compositions are structured. This course will take place on Monday nights between 6.00PM and 8.30PM at the Joseph Wright Centre.

There are no formal entry requirements, other than an interest in learning about music technology. This is a short course designed for adult learners aged 19+.

You will cover:

  • The basics of Logic (music recording software)
  • How to use loops to build musical compositions
  • How to record audio
  • Structuring compositions
  • Adding effects to make your recordings sound better

You will learn on-site 

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There is no formal assessment, though you will receive feedback on your work.

Further Study

This course could be done in isolation as a pleasurable creative outlet.

However, you could progress to our Certificate in Performing Arts (Music pathway) which is a more formal qualification aimed at adults that commences in January 2021.

For more information contact Derby College on 0800 0280289 or enquiries@derby-college.ac.uk

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Career Information

This course could lead to one of these careers...

Musicians

£27158

Musicians

Photographers, Audio-visual and Broadcasting Equipment Operators

£27061

Photographers, Audio-visual and Broadcasting Equipment Operators

More Careers Information at: https://www.derby-college.ac.uk/career-pathways
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Course Information Last Updated On: November 2, 2021 4:42 pm