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Music Performance — Level 2 Diploma

Course information

The UAL Level 2 Diploma in Music Performance has been designed to provide students with the skills, knowledge and understanding necessary to progress to further study and training in a range of music related subjects, including music performance, music theory, composition, midi sequencing, listening skills, sight reading, live sound for musicians and studying of instrument development and individual instrumental skills as well as developing basic digital skills across different musical platforms. The qualification has been designed for students who have an interest in music performance and/or related subjects, who wish to explore and extend this interest via a full-time, immersive learning experience. Many students will have identified a specific progression route, within the creative industries. This course will enable them to develop their skills, using this qualification as a starting point, to progress to the music industry. At the City of Liverpool College, you will industry ready, trained by highly qualified and experienced, enthusiastic specialists.


UAL Level 2 Diploma in Music Performance

This course leads to...

Level 3 UAL Diploma in Music Performance

Entry Requirements

This course is designed for students aged 16 or above.
Your English and Maths will need to be at a minimum of level 1 which is GCSE D-E (4-1) standard. You must have at least 1 GCSE at a minimum of grade D (3) or equivalent.

An enthusiasm in music performance and rudimentary skills on chosen instrument.

Why study with us?

At the City of Liverpool College, you will be industry ready, trained by highly qualified, experienced, and enthusiastic, industry active specialists,?who take pride in sharing their knowledge and experience to give our students the best possible opportunities in the industry.??City of Liverpool College?courses prepare our students to be?well rounded?musicians with an array of specialist skills. The college is situated in the heart of the city and you meet like-minded students who will facilitate your progression.
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Further Information...

Need more information or can’t find the course you’re looking for? We can book you in to speak with our dedicated Advice & Guidance team about your options at The City of Liverpool College. With hundreds of courses and flexible learning, we’re sure to have something to meet your needs.

You can contact us online via or call us at any point on 0151 252 3000 with any queries you may have – we’re here to help.


Course ID: 163419

Course Year: 21/22

Course Duration: 1 Year


If you are 16-18 years old at the start of your course, studying at The City of Liverpool College is free.

Aged 19 or over and unemployed or earning less than £18,135 a year? You may also qualify to join this course for free. To find out more, contact our admissions team on 0151 252 3000 or at

Fee for21/22 is 2212.00
In future years this fee may be subject to change.

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