• How to make and perform original music and/or songs 
  • How to describe contemporary music styles
  • How to market myself or an event as a creative entrepreneur
  • Why aspects of the contemporary music industry, such as copyright, are so important 
  • How to collaborate with others in a variety of contexts when making and performing music 


  • Learn some different contemporary music styles 
  • Learn how a typical pop song is made
  • Rehearse a short piece of original music 
  • Design an event poster 
  • Perform an original song 
  • Collaborate online with an industry professional 
  • Wants to learn about the contemporary music industry 
  • Wants to create and express themselves musically 
  • Wants to lean collaboration and time management skills

This course is available at these Locations

Course Overview

You have

  • Prior music, singing, performing or songwriting experience is recommended

TASC course

Contemporary Music and Songwriting 2

May lead to

  • UCP Unit FCA 118 Songwriting 
  • Level 2 or Level 3 Music 
  • Further study or employment