Music | UAL Diploma/Extended Diploma in Festival, Event and Artists Management | Level 3

Arts, Media and Publishing

Arts, Media and Publishing
Arts, Media and Publishing
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What will you be working towards?

Code FE0294-1C
Qualification Type GCE A/AS Level or Equivalent
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


Festivals and events come in all different shapes and sizes and can be found in venues from theatres and stadiums, to fields and beaches. This exciting course will help you to plan, promote and produce events in the theatre, art and music sectors. Based within the exciting and vibrant creative industries department that covers all those sectors, you will work alongside our venue coordinators to learn through real-world scenarios to promote, manage and curate exciting projects and to develop industry networks.

  • Tutors with professional industry experience and links
  • Plan and organise your own events and learn how to market and promote artists and events
  • Access to industry-grade, state-of-the-art equipment and a range of onsite venues including a professional 160-seat theatre 


Northbrook MET is highly regarded in the music industry as a provider of excellent training.

The MET's music department has a broad range of staff who are all practising artists and producers involved in the region's exciting music scene. Our staff are here help you realise your potential. Our experienced teaching staff are passionate about their areas of expertise and are committed to helping you to attain your learning goals and meet your personal aims.

Without a doubt, one of the reasons we know you will love studying at Northbrook MET is the renowned creative facilities and atmosphere at our West Durrington Campus. The campus is a dedicated arts space, with the music courses running alongside theatre arts and art & design courses. You will collaborate with like-minded, passionate students and benefit from the various creative projects that take place, such as theatre shows, music gigs and art exhibitions. The campus is regularly used by professional creatives, which further highlights the quality of our industry-standard facilities.

Entry requirements

Qualifications required

To start at this level, you need at least 4 GCSEs at grade 4 (C) or above, preferably including English and maths.

Additional requirements

If you do not have the above grades, you can start on the Level 2 introductory course

Your next steps...

After this course

Further study

After one year at Level 3, most students move on to the second year to gain the Extended Diploma.

This prepares you to go on to university degree courses music business and management.

Future careers

  • Event production
  • Artist, record label and tour management
  • Booking agent
  • Marketing and promotion for events