5 GCSEs at grades 4/C or above including English and maths.
Alternatively a Merit in a relevant Level 2 Diploma, and a GCSE grade 4/C or a pass for functional skills English Level 2. You will also be required to audition with your instrument of choice at interview.
We will review each application on a case-by-case basis to ensure you get a place on the course most suitable for you.
One of the ways we do this is through a very effective ‘6 weeks to success programme’ that operates from the first day you start your course. This includes support such as (but not limited to):
Allowing you to change courses if you change your mind in the first 6 weeks — subject to course availability
Moving you between course levels if you are finding your current level too easy / too hard — subject to course availability
One-to-one reviews with your academic tutor to ensure you are progressing and achieving well
A Merit in your first year is required to enter the second year Extended Diploma.
Our course enquiries and admissions team can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org should you have any further questions.