Project Description

Music Performance

5M Creative Arts Icon

PLSS Code: 285558
Coordinator:Karen O’Neill

If you are planning a career as a performer, composer, producer, manager, teacher or technician, our music course will meet your needs.

You will be supported to develop performance skills through specialist lessons for instrumental and ensemble performance in a range of different styles. The course will develop your theoretical understanding of music styles, composition and a detailed understanding of the music industry and music management.

Assessment is through a range of projects, including live performance events. We also have excellent progression links to music studies at Higher Education.

What Makes This Course Special

  • Talented musicians on our staff
  • Real performance projects
  • Professional facilities, including music practice suites and
    recording studio
  • Digital arts suites with Apple Macs including Logic® and Sibelius®
  • Build your demo portfolio
  • Excellent progression routes

Course Content

  • Music Performance
  • Music Industry Studies
  • Music Theory & Practice
  • Event Production
  • Sound Engineering & Production
  • Communications
  • Work Experience

Progress to further study and careers including:

  • Musician
  • Composer
  • Performer
  • Live Events Manager
  • Music Journalist
  • Music Management
  • Music Theory Studies
  • Promoter
  • Producer
  • Sound Engineer
  • Performing Arts Studio

Entry Requirements

A minimum grade C at Leaving Certificate Music (or equivalent qualification), or equivalent standard of performance in addition to the standard entry requirements.

QQI Level 5
Certificate in Music 5M2011

Standard registration and QQI L5 exam costs (see costs, fees and finance)

Garda Vetting
See the Garda Vetting details on the Entry Requirements Page

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Early Interview Option