Music Technology - (Adults) Part Time Evening

L1/L2 Adult Part Time Course

Subject Area Music

Attendance Part-Time


This qualification provides learners with the opportunity to explore the uses loop based sequencing and develop their knowledge of the music industry.

This course runs on the following dates:

Start Date: September 2019. For further information, please call 0191 200 4000 or email
Duration: 15 Weeks
Venue: Performance Academy, Rye Hill Campus

Who the course is for

Any learners who wish to develop their understanding of music technology and the music industry.

Qualification Gained

Gateway Qualifications

How to Apply


Click on the "Apply for this course" button at the bottom of this page.

In Person

Come along to our Student Services Office, located within Armstrong House. Alternatively, visit an Open Event at our Rye Hill Campus, click here for dates and times.



Call our friendly team of advisers on 0191 200 4000 and they will talk you through your application.

Course Content

Develop and use MIDI sequencing skills with loop based sequencing as well as knowledge of the industry.

Learning Methods

Students will engage in a number of practical activities based on the subject area using relevant resources to develop a basic understanding of the discipline.

Assessment Methods

Students will present a portfolio of work for internal and external assessment.

Progression Opportunities

If you meet the other entry requirements, you could progress to one of our music technology courses.

Entry Requirements

A genuine interest in the subject is the only requirement for entry.

If English is not your first language you will also need an English Language test score of 4.5 or above.

Further Information

If you have a query about this course or would like advice on your study options, contact Student Services, based in Armstrong House at Rye Hill Campus. If you need information in another format (e.g. large print) or another language, please ask.

Student Services
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday: 8.30am - 4.30pm
Wednesday and Friday: 9.30am - 4.30pm

Monday - Friday: 8am - 4.30pm

Telephone Contact Centre
Monday - Thursday: 8.30am - 5pm
Friday: 8.30am - 4.30pm

You can also contact us via the following:

In person: Student Services, Armstrong House, Rye Hill Campus, Scotswood Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4 7SA.
By phone: (0191) 200 4000 By fax: (0191) 200 4517 By minicom: (0191) 272 3304
By e-mail:
By post: Student Services, Newcastle College, FREEPOST NT920, Scotswood Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4 7SA (you do not need a stamp). 

Course Costs

Learners aged 19 or over

Please note many courses will be available free of charge or at a discount depending on your age and circumstances. For friendly advice and to check your eligibility for free or discounted study please call our Student Services team on 0191 200 4000. Please note some courses are not eligible for any discounts. Please download a prospectus from the adults section of this website for details of the latest course fees.