Turntablism (Scratch Techniques)

Short Course Music

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Short Course
Subject Area
Not Applicable
Age Group

City Campus Manchester
(Part Time Non Released - 2 weeks)

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This flexible course is aimed at DJ enthusiasts who want to learn and develop their Scratch Technique without having to commit to a full time course by booking slots that are convenient for you.

The course is highly practical, and you will spend all of your time working with a tutor on a one to one basis honing your skills as a Scratch DJ.

Find out more about The Music Department here: https://www.tmc.ac.uk/music

There are no formal requirements but an interest in scratch techniques & turntablism is essential.

There are no exams. You will be formatively assessed throughout each session with your one to one tutor to ensure learning is taking place. Opportunities to progress to further study will be available. Learning aim is to be able to scratch using a variety of techniques.
A recording of your scratch techniques will be presented to you on completion of your chosen course.

Upon successful completion of this qualification, learners may wish to apply for full or part time L1/ L2/ L3 Qualifications in Music Technology and Production at the Manchester College

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Each course costs £475, no funding is available.

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If you were born to perform or even if you want to work behind the scenes, you’ll absolutely love the passion, enthusiasm and creative atmosphere that infects everyone in our Music department, here at The Manchester College.

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