University And Degree Level

College band are on industry’s RADAR

The Manchester College band, The Kaptivators, wowed music industry professionals at an event exclusively sponsored by the College. The RADAR event at Band on the Wall has previously only been held in London. The event promotes emerging ...

The Kaptivators perform at Band on the Wall

 
Qualification type: Location:
Subject area: Level: n/a
Leaflet Number: 6493 Course Code: CR25165-01
Awarding body: Generic award - no awarding body (NONE)
Academic year: 15/16

Performing Arts - Voice and Performance

Leaflet Information
Leaflet number: 
6493
Course instance ID: 
578760569521
Course code: 
CR25165-01
Learning AIM code: 
Z0001954
Awarding body: 
Generic award - no awarding body (NONE)
Level: 
n/a
Subject area: 
Music
Location: 
Nicholls Campus

What's the Performing Arts - Voice and Performance course about?

The aims of this course are to provide an introduction to the voice as a performer. You will explore fundamental techniques of the voice including breath support, resonance, articulation and relaxation techniques, as well as build confidence and develop an understanding of vocal health.

This short course will cover an introduction to the physiology of the voice, which will include an understanding of basic vocal anatomy and the physics of sound.
You will participate in practical classes in alignment, posture, release, breath and transformation of breath into voice, extension and support of the sound. The course will be delivered by our expert team and will be informed by the work of voice practitioners such as Patsy Rodenberg and Jo Estill. You will learn how to apply these techniques to the spoken voice in a performance or public speaking context.

There is no formal assessment however you will be expected to perform a poem, a monologue or a speech in order to apply the skills you have learnt in context.

What will I be able to do after I've completed this course?

After the course you may want to consider applying for one of our full time qualifications including Acting for Camera, Acting for Live and Recorded Media, Theatre and Performance.

What qualifications or experience do I need to do this course?

No qualifications are needed but the course is aimed at anyone looking to develop voice skills, be it for audition purposes, public performances or public speaking.

Which qualification will I be awarded if I successfully complete the Performing Arts - Voice and Performance course?

There is no formal qualification however you will build confidence in audition technique / public speaking with the insight gained from the course.

Segment(s)

Adults

Attendance

Short course

From/to dates

Tue, 12/07/2016

Course length

1 Week(s)

Weeks per year

1

Hours per week

24

As the definition of full time and part time can vary from course to course, please check with the tutor as to the exact number of hours study each week this course will entail.

How much will the course cost me?

You can call our Course Enquiry Team on 0161 203 2100 for details of the fees for this course.
Qualification type: Location:
Subject area: Level: n/a
Leaflet Number: 6492 Course Code: CR25153-01
Awarding body: Generic award - no awarding body (NONE)
Academic year: 15/16

Performing Arts - Acting for Camera

Leaflet Information
Leaflet number: 
6492
Course instance ID: 
578758569480
Course code: 
CR25153-01
Learning AIM code: 
Z0001954
Awarding body: 
Generic award - no awarding body (NONE)
Level: 
n/a
Subject area: 
Music
Location: 
Nicholls Campus

What's the Performing Arts - Acting for Camera course about?

The aims of this course are to provide an introduction to Acting for Camera. Whether you dream of being a movie star or just want to brush up on your skills, this short, 8 day course has all you require.

This short course is led by our expert team of TV actors with a wealth of experience. You will take a script to screen in 2 weeks. During this time you will cover the techniques of naturalistic acting and gain an insight into the principles behind method acting and how to apply these to camera. As part of this process you will work on a selection of scripts, learn the process behind auditioning for screen and the technical aspects of acting to camera. This will culminate in your own edited on-screen performance for you to keep.

There is no formal assessment however you will receive constant feedback throughout from your tutor in a workshop environment

What will I be able to do after I've completed this course?

After the course you may want to consider applying for one of our full time qualifications including Acting for Camera or Acting for Live and Recorded Media.

What qualifications or experience do I need to do this course?

No qualifications are needed but you should be open-minded, willing to use your imagination, improvise and be comfortable acting in front of other people.

Which qualification will I be awarded if I successfully complete the Performing Arts - Acting for Camera course?

There is no formal qualification however the course will culminate in a short recording of you on screen that you can take home.

Segment(s)

Adults

Attendance

Short course

From/to dates

Tue, 12/07/2016

Course length

2 Week(s)

Weeks per year

2

Hours per week

40

As the definition of full time and part time can vary from course to course, please check with the tutor as to the exact number of hours study each week this course will entail.

How much will the course cost me?

You can call our Course Enquiry Team on 0161 203 2100 for details of the fees for this course.

Learners shine at Student Excellence Awards

The Manchester College's students were rewarded for their hard work last night when the Student Excellence Awards were held at the Renaissance Hotel in the city centre.

It was a special occasion for the College because it was the ...
Lisa O'Loughlin, James Butchart and David Hindley

 

Student Excellence Awards host waxes lyrical ahead of inaugural event

Ahead of our first ever Student Excellence Awards on Thursday the 18th of June we sat down with host David Hindley to find out a little bit more about him and his expectations for the event. Read our Q&A with the man himself ...

David Hindley (JSD) is hosting the first ever Student Excellence Awards

 
Qualification type: Foundation Degree (FdSc) Location:
Subject area: Level: 5
Leaflet Number: 6861 Course Code: CR25028-02
Validated by: UCAS Code: GH46
Academic year: 15/16

Computer Systems Engineering

Leaflet Information
Leaflet number: 
6861
Course instance ID: 
578339578341
Course code: 
CR25028-02
UCAS course code: 
GH46
Qualification type: 
Foundation Degree (FdSc)
Level: 
5
Subject area: 
Computing and IT
Location: 
One Central Park

What's the Computer Systems Engineering course about?

"Subject to Validation MMU"

This foundation degree is designed to provide the knowledge and skills required to maintain and repair computer equipment and systems. The course is ideal for repair and maintenance professionals (IT technicians/IT service managers), currently in employment, who would like to develop their skills and obtain a higher level qualification, or for anyone who would like to begin a career in repair and maintenance.

Students develop highly technical and specialist skills, in addition to business awareness skills, which are taught at the request of employers involved in the design of the programme.

Subjects studied include:
- Operating systems and system software
- Computer architecture
- Computing Electronics
- end user support
- A+ essentials (CompTIA)
- Network+ (CompTIA)
- ITIL Information Technology Infrastructure Library V3

Assessment makes use of a range of activities, including reports, oral presentations, group work, practical assignments, time constrained tests, peer assessment and live industry briefs.

What will I be able to do after I've completed this course?

The foundation degree prepares graduates for a wide range of careers, including corporate help desk technician, PC repair and maintenance bench technician, PC repair and maintenance field technician and IT services manager.

Upon successful completion of the foundation degree students may progress onto a third year and 'TOP UP' their FdSc to a BSc(Hons) within their own specialised field (Validated by Salford University).

What qualifications or experience do I need to do this course?

Applicants are required to have a BTEC Level 3 National Diploma/Extended Diploma with Merit, Pass, Pass or a BTEC Level 3 National Certificate/Extended Certificate with Merit, Merit in a IT-related subject area, or an equivalent level 3 qualification with appropriate content. Minimum UCAS tariff points required: 160.

Mature applicants (aged 21 or over) who are able to demonstrate relevant skills or knowledge gained in employment or vocational activity may also apply.

Segment(s)

University and Degree level

Attendance

Part time (day)

Course length

2 Year(s)

How much will the course cost me?

For information on HE course fees, please contact our Course Enquiry Team on 0161 203 2100.


 
Qualification type: Foundation Degree (FdSc) Location:
Subject area: Level: 5
Leaflet Number: 6861 Course Code: CR25028-01
Validated by: UCAS Code: GH46
Academic year: 15/16

UCAS applications

Applications for full-time higher education courses should be made through the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS) website at www.ucas.ac.uk.

Institution code is M10 and course code is GH46.

Call our Course Enquiry Team on 0800 068 8585 for further details.


Computer Systems Engineering

Leaflet Information
Leaflet number: 
6861
Course instance ID: 
578339578340
Course code: 
CR25028-01
UCAS course code: 
GH46
Qualification type: 
Foundation Degree (FdSc)
Level: 
5
Subject area: 
Computing and IT
Location: 
One Central Park

What's the Computer Systems Engineering course about?

"Subject to Validation MMU"

This foundation degree is designed to provide the knowledge and skills required to maintain and repair computer equipment and systems. The course is ideal for repair and maintenance professionals (IT technicians/IT service managers), currently in employment, who would like to develop their skills and obtain a higher level qualification, or for anyone who would like to begin a career in repair and maintenance.

Students develop highly technical and specialist skills, in addition to business awareness skills, which are taught at the request of employers involved in the design of the programme.

Subjects studied include:
- Operating systems and system software
- Computer architecture
- Computing Electronics
- end user support
- A+ essentials (CompTIA)
- Network+ (CompTIA)
- ITIL Information Technology Infrastructure Library V3

Assessment makes use of a range of activities, including reports, oral presentations, group work, practical assignments, time constrained tests, peer assessment and live industry briefs.

What will I be able to do after I've completed this course?

The foundation degree prepares graduates for a wide range of careers, including corporate help desk technician, PC repair and maintenance bench technician, PC repair and maintenance field technician and IT services manager.

Upon successful completion of the foundation degree students may progress onto a third year and 'TOP UP' their FdSc to a BSc(Hons) within their own specialised field (Validated by Salford University).

What qualifications or experience do I need to do this course?

Applicants are required to have a BTEC Level 3 National Diploma/Extended Diploma with Merit, Pass, Pass or a BTEC Level 3 National Certificate/Extended Certificate with Merit, Merit in a IT-related subject area, or an equivalent level 3 qualification with appropriate content. Minimum UCAS tariff points required: 160.

Mature applicants (aged 21 or over) who are able to demonstrate relevant skills or knowledge gained in employment or vocational activity may also apply.

Segment(s)

University and Degree level

Attendance

Full time

Course length

2 Year(s)

How much will the course cost me?

For information on HE course fees, please contact our Course Enquiry Team on 0161 203 2100.


 
Qualification type: Bachelor of Science Location:
Subject area: Level: 6
Leaflet Number: 6857 Course Code: CR25023-02
Validated by: UCAS Code: N2S5
Academic year: 15/16

UCAS applications

Applications for full-time higher education courses should be made through the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS) website at www.ucas.ac.uk.

Institution code is M10 and course code is N2S5.

Call our Course Enquiry Team on 0800 068 8585 for further details.


Network Security with Penetration Testing (Top Up)

Leaflet Information
Leaflet number: 
6857
Course instance ID: 
578330578331
Course code: 
CR25023-02
UCAS course code: 
N2S5
Qualification type: 
Bachelor of Science
Level: 
6
Subject area: 
Computing and IT
Location: 
Openshaw Campus

What's the Network Security with Penetration Testing (Top Up) course about?

"Subject to Validation MMU"

To gain an honours degree in Network Security with Penetration Testing, students will undertake 120 credits. This will be made up of a variety of research, management and specialist modules.

The specialist project allows you to consolidate your previous learning and to develop those ideas and materials in a critical and analytical way. The specialist project will demonstrate your ability to undertake a substantial piece of work. It will also be valuable as a showcase for your abilities and professional skills, and provide a solid preparation for postgraduate study.

A variety of assessment methods are used, some modules may use coursework only or others may use a mix of coursework and exams, group and individual projects.

What will I be able to do after I've completed this course?

This course provides an ideal pathway for anyone who wants to pursue a career in Computing, Information Technology and related fields. It also provides students the grounding to apply for an MSc at a University of your choice.

What qualifications or experience do I need to do this course?

Before registering on this top-up degree, you will ideally have successfully completed a Foundation Degree in either Computer Network Management, Computer Network Security or Computer System Support (or equivalent approved study, such as a relevant foundation degree from another institution, or an HND together with vocational experience).

Consideration will be made to the following students, subject to course relevance and vocational experience:

-Students with Computing foundation degrees and HNDs
-Students who have completed the first two years of a three-year Computing degree at another institution
-Students with two-year diplomas or other qualifications from outside the UK.

Segment(s)

University and Degree level

Attendance

Full time

Course length

1 Year(s)

Weeks per year

28

Hours per week

7

As the definition of full time and part time can vary from course to course, please check with the tutor as to the exact number of hours study each week this course will entail.

How much will the course cost me?

For information on HE course fees, please contact our Course Enquiry Team on 0161 203 2100.