Pathways to Music and Sound Production

New College Lanarkshire


Motherwell Campus


This 18-week access course is designed to provide an introduction to working in the music and sound production industry, with a view to progressing to a full-time NC programme. Working with industry professionals, you will learn about various aspects of the music and sound production industry. You will work in a recording studio environment and be introduced to software such as Ableton and Pro Tools.

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Entry Requirements

Applicants must demonstrate an interest in working in the music and sound production industry as part of their application and participate in a formal interview. Experience of using computing software and possessing good communication skills are essential.

Progression Routes

Opportunities include:
NQ Music Business; NC Music (Rock and Pop); NC Music and Sound Production; NC Radio Broadcasting

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

18 weeks


Music and Music Business

SCQF Level


Career Area

Performing Arts

Career Sectors

Arts Administration

Community Arts

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