Course Details

  • This course is ideal for you if you’d like to work in the music industry as a manager, promoter or events manager.

    You’ll learn a range of business, financial and management skills that will allow you to sustain a career in the music industry.

    Working alongside performers and producers you’ll gain hands-on experience of managing artists and events.

    As part of this qualification you’ll study:

    • Music Marketing
    • Music Promotion
    • Revenue Flow in the Music Business
    • Royalties and Music
    • Selling Recorded Music
    • Music Management
    • Music Events Management
    • Setting up a Music Business

  • Applicants must possess four GCSE’s at grade C/D (4/3) or above as well as a keen interest in the music industry.

  • There are no exams for this qualification, instead you will be assessed through a range of industry related assignments where you will manage events and artists in real life industry situations.

  • Upon successful completion of this qualification, learners will be able to progress onto the study at degree level or go on to employment within the music industry in roles such as music promoter, music events manager, music journalist, artist representation, music lawyer, music administrator or venue manager.

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  • If you need help with affording college, there are a number of different finance and funding options available to you. You might be eligible for special bursary support or extra help from the government. Have a look at our fees, finance & funding page to find out all the information you need.

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  • Do you have a burning question about this course, or would you like to know more about the qualification you’ll receive and how it will help your career?

    Our course enquiries team is on hand to help you understand any details and answer any questions – whether it’s about applying for the course or finding out about finance. Just get in touch here!

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In one of The Manchester College’s 19 Centres of Excellence you’ll develop the skills and gain the qualifications that you need to take the next steps towards your dream career.

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In our unique Industry Excellence Academy you’ll benefit from a programme of study that has been co-developed, and is co-delivered, with one of our industry partners.

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