Rockschool Diploma in Music Performance

West College Scotland


Greenock (Finnart Street) Campus


This course is designed for musicians who wish to improve and develop their instrumental technique and live performance skills. This is a vocational qualification, meaning that the entire course is based around you gaining real world experience, and all the skills that you develop on the course will match the requirements of being a musician in the music industry.

You’ll learn about:
Music Rehearsal Skills; Live Music Performance; Improving Instrumental Performance; Getting Work In Music; Recorded Music Performance; Session Musician.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements. Entry subject to interview and audition.

Progression Routes

This course can lead to employment in the music industry as a performing musician.

Successful completion of this course will enable students to apply to progress to various HE level courses within the college in Music, Sound Production or Music Business, or to various university degree programmes.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Music and Music Business

SCQF Level


Career Area

Performing Arts