Courses

City of Westminster College is Central London's Top College for Results. We're located in central London and we offer over 200 courses across a wide range of subjects. We're proud to be the first choice for students across Greater London.

We have courses for school leavers (16-18 year-olds) including A-levels and BTECs, courses for adults including short evening classes , NVQs, Apprenticeships and short courses for employers and employees as well as courses for the unemployed to help you get back to work. Over 8000 students choose to study with us every year - browse our courses below. If you can't find what you're looking fill out our enquiry form here or give us a call !

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If you are 16-18 years old and you are offered a place at City of Westminster College, you will be enrolled onto a study programme. This will equip you with an essential mix of skills that will prepare you for employment or university.

 

Sound & Music

Sound and Music offer a range of courses, whether your goal is to perform, write, record or produce your own music or to work in live sound. Topics may include Live Sound, Working as a Musical Ensemble, Composition, Music Business, Music in Society, Listening Skills, Music Technology, Sound for Film, Sound for Postproduction, Sound for Theatre Recording and Music Production Techniques. 

We have a range of levels available and our aim is to help you to achieve your career aspirations by ensuring you are able to solve problems creatively and confidently by the time you leave the College, whether that be to continue on to Higher Education or into employment. 

Level 2 is a broad Music course covering aspects of Music Production and Music Performance. 

At Level 3 students choose to specialise in either Music Technology or Music Production. 

Our Level 4/5 HND Higher Education course is a Music Production course. 

We are one of the very best equipped FE Colleges in the country for Sound & Music with dedicated professional analogue and digital recording equipment including a 24-track recording studio (analogue and digital), a full recording suite with individual hardware workstations and mixers, a Mac music production suite with Pro- Tools and Logic Pro, an analogue Studer Tape machine and a Midus Live Sound set up. Students will have access to a fully functioning professionally equipped recording studio, rehearsal rooms and access to the College’s dedicated professionally equipped Theatre for live sound and performances. 

You will be taught by an experienced team with many years Music Industry experience. Students also benefit from regular guest lectures and master classes from music industry professionals. 

Employability skills are embedded into all of our courses and we will support you in applying for further study or employment. The College benefits from partnerships with companies meaning students have the opportunities to gain both individual work experience as well as group project work. Recent projects have included collaboration with Media students (bringing together sound and moving image), live sound operation for award ceremonies and an in-house music festival with invited live bands. 

Please click the course links below for more information on Sound & Music courses at City of Westminster College. Apply for any of these courses by clicking the APPLY button on the course page.

Please select a course below for more information on Sound & Music courses at City of Westminster College.

Course Suitable for Categories
Audio Production with Pro Tools Adults (Part-time) Short Courses
Introduction to Electronic Music Production with Ableton Adults, H.E. Students Short Courses
Introduction to Home & Studio Recording with Logic Pro Adults (Part-time) Short Courses
Level 1 Award & Diploma in Music, Performing and Production Arts 16-18, Adults
Level 2 Diploma in Music Production and Performance (UAL) 16-18, Adults F.E. Courses
Level 3 Diploma - Extended Diploma in Music Production (UAL) 16-18, Adults F.E. Courses
Ukulele for Beginners Adults (Part-time) Short Courses