Course Overview

This practical workshop and class-based Songwriting short course is an excellent opportunity for students to develop their songwriting ability. They will also have the chance to build their confidence and meet other like-minded musicians.

The course is delivered by experienced, professional songwriters who bring up-to-date experience in the  industry.

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Course Details

This short course will help you to improve your song and lyric writing techniques alongside helping you become more confident and skilled at writing melodies and chord progressions.  

You will have the opportunity to perform your original material in front of other members of the class. This helps you prepare for a final “showcase performance” at the end of the course. 

Our course is SQA accredited. On successful completion, you will receive a SQA National Progression Award (NPA) in “Music Performance”. 

What are you waiting for? As this is a FREE course, spaces are very limited, so don’t wait around and miss out.

By completing this course you will also be awarded a £50 voucher to use at Guitar Guitar – stockists of musical instruments, audio interfaces, microphones and more!

“It’s the sort of course that I could do over and over and still come away having improved greatly each time.” – AMS short course student

Additional Information

This course is available for those who reside in Scotland and are aged fourteen and above.

Note: You can apply and attend only one course at a time

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Online Weekend Classes

  • Dates: Saturday 21st May to Saturday 25th June
  • Duration: Every Saturday for six weeks
  • Time: 10AM – 4PM
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Online Weekday Evening

  • Dates: Monday 23rd May to Tuesday 28th June
  • Duration: Every Monday and Tuesday for six weeks
  • Time: 6PM – 9PM
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This short course is the first step in your musical career, and  there are many routes you can go down to further develop your skills.

After completing this short course, you could enrol in Fife College’s full-time Sound Production Course.

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