Music Performance | Revolution Media Academy

Music Performance

Course Title: National Diploma- Music Performance | Duration: 1year 6 months (18 Months) | Quality Assurance Council: QCTO- DHET


The Studio work Program is structured to train Learners as an effective Professionals. This qualification is aimed at giving the learners technical, theoretical and practical knowledge required in studio environments.
This qualification enables the learners to be employed within the music/Audio industry as sound technicians, Music Producers and studio engineers.


Learning outcomes

  • Record a full band (any kind of music) onto a professional, industry standard, Digital Audio Workstation.
  • Make basic decisions in terms of microphone choice and placement, audio editing and processing.
  • Use industry standard DAW’s to perform advanced tasks such as processing and mixing audio.
  • Perform basic MIDI programming demonstrating an understanding of musical arrangement.
  • Work on multiple projects towards a deadline and manage their own time and resources.

Summary Modules to be covered

  • Music Business and style N4-N6
  • Practical Instrument Training (Vocal,Piano,Guitar,Drums,Woodwinds,Brass)N4-N6
  • Aural & Ensemble N4-N6
  • Improvisation N4-N6


in the course of the semester, you will be required to write tests and submit assignments. At the end of each semester you will be writing theory and practical exam.

Course Requirement
  • What are the entry requirements?
  • Grade 12 or an NQF level 3 equivalent qualification
  • Computer literacy
  • English language (spoken and written)
  • Music aptitude

Course Duration

1 year 6month

Study Days

Classes are scheduled 5 days per week (Full Time), Saturdays for Part-time classes

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