SCQF Level 6
Music & Sound Production

Entry Requirements
  • No formal entry requirements but an interest in music and a basic understanding of using a computer are essential
English Proficiency Requirements
  • A basic grasp of the English language is recommended
Progression And Articulation Routes
  • Commercial Songwriting and Artist Development taught at Edinburgh College
Download our progression route map here
Career Opportunities
  • Songwriter 
  • Portfolio artist 
  • Sound technician 
  • Composer 
Number Of Days Per Week
  • 1 evening per week for 12 weeks
Course Cost And Funding Options
Fee: £255 Milton Road evening (year 1)
Student Stories

Ruairidh Saunders started Edinburgh College after having a difficult time at high school. He studies for five years and complete his College education with a first-class honours degree. Ruairidh now travels the world as a musician on cruise ships. We caught up with him to get an insight into how Edinburgh College helped him achieve his dream: 

“Studying at Edinburgh College gave me the confidence and courage to be ambitious with my musical goals and I am forever grateful to the staff for their knowledge and guidance.” 

Read more of our student stories here. 

Start Date and Time


This course will start on…
  • Tuesday 22/09/2020
End Date


This course will end on...
  • Tuesday 15/12/2020
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Courses may be subject to alteration or cancellation

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Music staff profiles

Edinburgh College's Music Department is fortunate to have a large and diverse Staff group, each one of whom has extensive experience of working in the industry.

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