West College Scotland


Greenock (Finnart Street) Campus


This course is designed for musicians who wish to develop their instrumental technique, live performance and basic music theory skills, in order to progress to a higher level course.

At the Greenock campus you will also have the opportunity to take part in our flexible NC provision should you wish. You can choose a mix of any modules from the range of Creative Industries NC courses we run and create a course unique to you and your interests building your own timetable along the way.

You'll learn about:
Live performance; Performing music on instrument or voice; Music appreciation; Midi sequencing; Introduction to the UK music industry; Listening skills.

Entry Requirements

National 5 English and Music. Entry subject to interview and audition.

Progression Routes

HNC Music, Sound Production or Music Business

Start Date

August, January



Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

2 years


Music and Music Business

SCQF Level