Music Technology is a course for learners with a broad interest in popular music. The course is practical based, with learners developing technical and instrumental skills using recording equipment & software to create music in a range of contexts.

Learners will complete a variety of practical based activities, supported by their knowledge and understanding of popular musical styles/genres and concepts.

The practical and experiential nature of this course gives learners many opportunities to work with others, to show imagination and creativity and apply learned technical skills using a variety of technology in different ways. This allows learners lots of opportunity for personalisation and choice making it suitable for a variety of learners with a range of musical interests.

The aims of the S3 Music Technology course are to: