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Music Performance & Production | MPPX

Course Overview

QQI Level 6 Music 6M20602

This 1 year full-time course builds upon the Level 5 Music Technology course by allowing learners the opportunity to develop their musical performance shills while enhancing their experience in sound recording and production.

This course included a range of modules related to music theory and production as well as an emphasis on musical recitals, sound recording and live performances.

in addition, learners gain a broad understanding of the music business an industry practice in a state of the art recording studio.

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Typical Modules

Music Performance
Music Theory & Practice
Studio & Location Sound Production
Musical Theatre Performance Skills
Work Experience
Entry Requirements
Employment Opportunities
  • Applicants must have Leaving Certificate, LCA or equivalent
  • Holders of a QQI Level 4 Award are also eligible to apply.
  • Mature learners (over 23) may be exempt from the above academic requirements.
  • All applicants are required to undertake an interview and/or audition to assess their suitability.
  • This course qualifies learners to seek entry-level employment in the Music Industry across a range of technical and creative disciplines.
  • Graduates can opt to explore freelance performers, recording engineers and music.
  • Successful graduates can continue to pursue their stides and various Institutes of Technology such as IT Tralee, Limerick IT and other 3rd level institutes.
  • please check with the individual Admissions Offcies of an Institution you are interested in attending or visit www.cao.ie.


This provision is co-funded by the Irish Government and the European Social Fund as part of the ESF Programme for Employability, Inclusion and Learning 2014 – 2020.