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Performing Arts Level 1 16-18

This level 1 course is suitable for school leavers and is a great way to start your career. It enables you to develop the skills and confidence to progress in college and into work. You will develop a wide range of skills in your chosen subject area as well as gaining qualifications in E  Read more

 

Performing Arts (Acting) Level 2 Diploma

Course Content This is a full time Level 2 course which will provide you with the essential skills for your development as a performer and is aimed to progress you to onto Level 3 in either acting, dance , musical theatre or production arts. The Level 2 programme focuses primarily on actin  Read more

 

Acting Extended Diploma in Performing Arts Level 3

Course Content You will work with specialist practitioners to study contemporary theatre performance, voice and the actor, film and television acting, physical theatre, classical theatre performance, the practice of directing for theatre, and script writing. The Level 3 Acting course gives  Read more

 

Performing Arts (Touring Theatre), Higher National Certificate/Diploma (HNC/HND)

Course Content The HNC programme is run by specialists who care about our professional industry. This intensive one year course will prepare you for entry into the industry and guide through the process of applying to some of the most respected training schools throughout the United Kingd  Read more

 

Musical Theatre Level 3 90 Credit & Extended Diploma

Course Content The course focuses on singing, acting and dance, giving you the opportunity to develop the skills needed to work in the performing arts industry, whilst achieving the equivalent of three a-levels. The course is realistic and contemporary, reflecting current trends within mu  Read more

 

Musical Theatre, Higher National Certificate (HNC)

The Musical Theatre HNC is a challenging and wide ranging course whose central aim is the preparation of students for higher education and employment across the performing arts industry. Students will develop practical, academic and research skills alongside their exploration of performan  Read more

 

Production Arts ( Theatre Technology and Stage Management ) BTEC 90 Credit Diploma/Extended Diploma Level 3

Theatre Technology course covers all aspects of technical theatre and backstage work including lighting, sound, stage management, set design, scenic construction, prop making. In order to develop your skills you’ll work as technical and stage management crew on a variety of productions and  Read more

 

Performing Arts (Dance) Level 2 Diploma

About our Course This course offers you the opportunity to take the first steps in becoming a dance professional. This course is best for those who want a practical approach to learning. The main focus of the course is the practical skills of the dancer. Through regular classes, workshops  Read more

 

Dance Level 3 Extended Diploma

Course Content The Level 3 Extended Diploma is an exciting course that continues to build on the skills developed on the Level 3 90 Credit Diploma. On successful completion of the course you will gain the equivalent of 3 A Levels. You will be part of a vibrant department that will develop   Read more

 

Dance Performing Arts, Higher National Certificate/Diploma (HNC/HND)

The course would enable dancers to achieve a qualification at level 5, offering different dance techniques in Contemporary, Ballet, Theatre, Jazz, Commercial/Urban Dance and Physical Theatre within the module programme. The course offers a broad spectrum of technical training and an empha  Read more

 

Music Level 1

This level 1 programme is suitable for school leavers and is a great way to start your career. It enables you to develop the skills and confidence to progress in college and into work. You will develop a wide range of skills in your chosen subject area as well as gaining qualifications i  Read more

 

Music Level 2 Diploma

Course Content The level 2 Diploma in Music is an exciting opportunity to study music with some of the most experienced musicians in Liverpool. This course lays the foundations for your future career in the music industry. As part of a Roland Music Academy, you will develop a wide range   Read more

 

Music Technology Level 2 Diploma

Who is the course for? On this BTEC Diploma in Music Technology you will learn by completing both practical and written assignments and projects. The course is suitable for students who can demonstrate a keen interest in recording and computer based music production that are: * Students ag  Read more

 

Music Level 3 Diploma

The level 3 Diploma in Music runs over 2 years and is equivalent to 3 A Levels. It is aimed at all singers and instrumentalists from all styles of music and will prepare you for a career in the music and associated industries. It is a vocational course which has a balance between both the   Read more

 

Music Technology Level 3 Diploma

The Level 3 Diploma in Music Technology is a two year course and is equivalent to three A levels. This course is aimed at students that are serious about music and/or sound production as a career. The course covers Digital and analogue recording and mixing techniques, Music Sequencing, mus  Read more

 

Musical Theatre Level 3 90 Credit & Extended Diploma

Course Content The course focuses on singing, acting and dance, giving you the opportunity to develop the skills needed to work in the performing arts industry, whilst achieving the equivalent of three a-levels. The course is realistic and contemporary, reflecting current trends within mu  Read more

 

Musical Theatre, Higher National Certificate (HNC)

The Musical Theatre HNC is a challenging and wide ranging course whose central aim is the preparation of students for higher education and employment across the performing arts industry. Students will develop practical, academic and research skills alongside their exploration of performan  Read more

 

Music Production, Higher National Certificate/Diploma (HNC/HND)

Combined with your ambition, drive and talent, the HNC/HND in Music Production will further focus on how to create and produce music products, with a strong emphasis on developing a range of commercial skills needed to work with new technology and concepts within the digital market place.Y  Read more

 

Music (Popular) Foundation Degree (FdA)

This course specialises in popular music and its professional applications, and includes a work placement underpinned by an agreement drawn up between the student, the placement employer and the College. Level 4 Modules: Music Theory & Keyboard Skills (20 credits) / Practical Musicians  Read more

 

Music (Popular) BA (Hons) Top-Up

This BA (Hons) Top-Up programme is a direct progression route for students successfully completing the Foundation Degree in Popular Music or similar Level 5 programme at the college or elsewhere (such as a HND in Music). It is designed to allow students to build on their knowledge and skil  Read more

 

The Creative - School of Music & Performing Arts

The Creative delivers courses across a wide variety of disciplines in Music, Performing Arts, Theatre, TV, Production Arts and Community Drama. Whether you want to create the stage or perform on it our courses will get you where you want to be.

Working with tutors working in the industry you will work throughout the year on opportunities to develop, design or create shows, musicals, concerts and create West End standard sets to train and develop your skills to prepare you to the creative industry.

Our students gain practical skills to secure careers in the following areas: Music, Music Production, Sound Engineering, Director, Acting, Dancer, Theatre Technician and Stage Management.

 

Liverpool College students present Mind the Gap

The events surrounding the terrorist attacks on London 10 years ago form the backdrop for a new musical theatre production being premiered by Liverpool students.

See the full story Here

Epic Music Technology

Our tutors' expertise is world renowned, producers of the latest Hollywood Blockbuster Noah have called on the help of our music technology tutors to help create the sound of the epic movie.

Many of our college tutors have their own small businesses, which they run outside of the college and allows them to get involved with various projects including music for TV shows, films and local shows and events. Their practical experience and creativity are brought into the classroom to help bring the theory to life.

"We are lucky to have the opportunity to be able to work on projects such as this and we like to pass that on to our students and give them the help and knowledge they need to work on projects such as these in the future."

Producer of Hollywood Blockbuster

Events

Throughout the year The School of Music and Performing arts hosts events and shows.  Click the images below to see our upcoming events and shows.

Roland / Apple Music Apps

Some music apps from Roland and Apple from the iTunes store.  Working in partnership with The City of Liverpool College to create the next generation of musicians, performers and industry professionals.
 

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Performing Arts Level 1 16-18

This level 1 course is suitable for school leavers and is a great way to start your career. It enables you to develop the skills and confidence to progress in college and into work. You will develop a wide range of skills in your chosen subject area as well as gaining qualifications in E  Read more

 

Performing Arts (Acting) Level 2 Diploma

Course Content This is a full time Level 2 course which will provide you with the essential skills for your development as a performer and is aimed to progress you to onto Level 3 in either acting, dance , musical theatre or production arts. The Level 2 programme focuses primarily on actin  Read more

 

Acting Extended Diploma in Performing Arts Level 3

Course Content You will work with specialist practitioners to study contemporary theatre performance, voice and the actor, film and television acting, physical theatre, classical theatre performance, the practice of directing for theatre, and script writing. The Level 3 Acting course gives  Read more

 

Performing Arts (Touring Theatre), Higher National Certificate/Diploma (HNC/HND)

Course Content The HNC programme is run by specialists who care about our professional industry. This intensive one year course will prepare you for entry into the industry and guide through the process of applying to some of the most respected training schools throughout the United Kingd  Read more

 

Musical Theatre Level 3 90 Credit & Extended Diploma

Course Content The course focuses on singing, acting and dance, giving you the opportunity to develop the skills needed to work in the performing arts industry, whilst achieving the equivalent of three a-levels. The course is realistic and contemporary, reflecting current trends within mu  Read more

 

Musical Theatre, Higher National Certificate (HNC)

The Musical Theatre HNC is a challenging and wide ranging course whose central aim is the preparation of students for higher education and employment across the performing arts industry. Students will develop practical, academic and research skills alongside their exploration of performan  Read more

 

Production Arts ( Theatre Technology and Stage Management ) BTEC 90 Credit Diploma/Extended Diploma Level 3

Theatre Technology course covers all aspects of technical theatre and backstage work including lighting, sound, stage management, set design, scenic construction, prop making. In order to develop your skills you’ll work as technical and stage management crew on a variety of productions and  Read more

 

Performing Arts (Dance) Level 2 Diploma

About our Course This course offers you the opportunity to take the first steps in becoming a dance professional. This course is best for those who want a practical approach to learning. The main focus of the course is the practical skills of the dancer. Through regular classes, workshops  Read more

 

Dance Level 3 Extended Diploma

Course Content The Level 3 Extended Diploma is an exciting course that continues to build on the skills developed on the Level 3 90 Credit Diploma. On successful completion of the course you will gain the equivalent of 3 A Levels. You will be part of a vibrant department that will develop   Read more

 

Dance Performing Arts, Higher National Certificate/Diploma (HNC/HND)

The course would enable dancers to achieve a qualification at level 5, offering different dance techniques in Contemporary, Ballet, Theatre, Jazz, Commercial/Urban Dance and Physical Theatre within the module programme. The course offers a broad spectrum of technical training and an empha  Read more

 

Music Level 1

This level 1 programme is suitable for school leavers and is a great way to start your career. It enables you to develop the skills and confidence to progress in college and into work. You will develop a wide range of skills in your chosen subject area as well as gaining qualifications i  Read more

 

Music Level 2 Diploma

Course Content The level 2 Diploma in Music is an exciting opportunity to study music with some of the most experienced musicians in Liverpool. This course lays the foundations for your future career in the music industry. As part of a Roland Music Academy, you will develop a wide range   Read more

 

Music Technology Level 2 Diploma

Who is the course for? On this BTEC Diploma in Music Technology you will learn by completing both practical and written assignments and projects. The course is suitable for students who can demonstrate a keen interest in recording and computer based music production that are: * Students ag  Read more

 

Music Level 3 Diploma

The level 3 Diploma in Music runs over 2 years and is equivalent to 3 A Levels. It is aimed at all singers and instrumentalists from all styles of music and will prepare you for a career in the music and associated industries. It is a vocational course which has a balance between both the   Read more

 

Music Technology Level 3 Diploma

The Level 3 Diploma in Music Technology is a two year course and is equivalent to three A levels. This course is aimed at students that are serious about music and/or sound production as a career. The course covers Digital and analogue recording and mixing techniques, Music Sequencing, mus  Read more

 

Musical Theatre Level 3 90 Credit & Extended Diploma

Course Content The course focuses on singing, acting and dance, giving you the opportunity to develop the skills needed to work in the performing arts industry, whilst achieving the equivalent of three a-levels. The course is realistic and contemporary, reflecting current trends within mu  Read more

 

Musical Theatre, Higher National Certificate (HNC)

The Musical Theatre HNC is a challenging and wide ranging course whose central aim is the preparation of students for higher education and employment across the performing arts industry. Students will develop practical, academic and research skills alongside their exploration of performan  Read more

 

Music Production, Higher National Certificate/Diploma (HNC/HND)

Combined with your ambition, drive and talent, the HNC/HND in Music Production will further focus on how to create and produce music products, with a strong emphasis on developing a range of commercial skills needed to work with new technology and concepts within the digital market place.Y  Read more

 

Music (Popular) Foundation Degree (FdA)

This course specialises in popular music and its professional applications, and includes a work placement underpinned by an agreement drawn up between the student, the placement employer and the College. Level 4 Modules: Music Theory & Keyboard Skills (20 credits) / Practical Musicians  Read more

 

Music (Popular) BA (Hons) Top-Up

This BA (Hons) Top-Up programme is a direct progression route for students successfully completing the Foundation Degree in Popular Music or similar Level 5 programme at the college or elsewhere (such as a HND in Music). It is designed to allow students to build on their knowledge and skil  Read more

 

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