The Teaching Musician: PG Certificate/PG Diploma/Masters
Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance
Key Course Facts
The programme is for experienced music leaders, tutors, community musicians, animateurs or any musician working in learning or participatory settings, within or outside of the UK. It is designed for practitioners looking for a sustained training programme that can be completed alongside a professional career. The programme will develop your practical and reflective skills within a theoretical framework and will offer the chance to learn as part of a dynamic community of practice.
The Teaching Musician will broaden and deepen your understanding of learning models and core pedagogy, while supporting you to refine your practical skills through weekend workshops and inspiring work placements.
Please note that this qualification does not offer QTS (Qualified Teacher Status).
Entry Requirements / Admissions
Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still study The Teaching Musician: PG Certificate/PG Diploma/Masters, PgCert, if you do not meet the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements.
•A degree or equivalent training and professional experience; those without a degree level qualification will be asked to apply for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) •Considerable professional experience in music education and/or participatory settings, which should normally be current or recent •Fluent musical skills on your principal instrument/voice (normally grade 8 or equivalent professional experience) •Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, including English at IELTS 6.5 overall (min. of 6.0 in all areas) or equivalent for international students
Average student cost of living in London
|Water, gas electricity, internet (at home)||£50|
|Takeaways / food deliveries||£30|
|Going out / entertainment (excl.alcohol, food)||£24|
|Holidays and weekend trips||£78|
|Transport within city||£17|
|Self-care / sports||£20|
|Stationary / books||£13|
|Mobile phone / internet||£13|
|Cable TV / streaming||£7|
|Average student cost of living||£1092|
London costs approx 34% more than average, mainly due to rent being 67% higher than average of other cities. For students staying in student halls, costs of water, gas, electricity, wifi are generally included in the rental. Students in smaller cities where accommodation is in walking/biking distance transport costs tend to be significantly smaller.
How to apply
January 1, 2024
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
Possible Entry Points:
- year 1 (Default entry point)
About Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance
Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance delivers programmes in these two disciplines, taking place on their campus in London, England. Trinity only accepts those applicants who they believe they can push to achieve exceptional achievements in their chosen art form. For those students who manage to secure themselves a place, they will have access to some of the finest performance facilities in the United Kingdom.
Student composition of Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance
Where is this programme taught
|Program||University||Student satisfaction||Unemployed||Dropout||Tuition (UK)||Tuition (International)||UCAS Tariff||City|
|Music HND||Hertford Regional College||83%||0%||30%||£6165||-||82||Broxbourne||On campus Full-time|
|Music Technology and Production HND||Wakefield College||91%||0%||10%||£6750||-||-||Wakefield||On campus Full-time|
|Musical Theatre HND||University of the Highlands and Islands||-||-||20%||£6915||£7230||138||Inverness||On campus Full-time|
|Music HND||University of the Highlands and Islands||-||-||20%||£6915||£7230||138||Inverness||On campus Full-time|
|Music: Artist Development HND||Wakefield College||91%||0%||10%||£6750||-||-||Wakefield||On campus Full-time|
|Performing Arts - Musical Theatre HND||Wakefield College||94%||-||15%||£6750||-||-||Wakefield||On campus Full-time|
|Music HND||West Herts College||78%||-||15%||£6165||-||-||Watford||On campus Full-time|
|Music HNC||West Herts College||78%||-||15%||£6165||-||-||Watford||On campus Full-time|
|Advanced Postgraduate Diploma in Music AdvPgDip||Royal Conservatoire of Scotland||78%||-||15%||£9543||£18699||-||Glasgow||On campus Full-time|
|Popular Music Performance - Keys (CertHE) CertHE||Institute of Contemporary Music Performance||78%||-||15%||£9250||£13750||-||London||On campus Full-time|