Music Technology Skills (National 5)
In this Unit, learners will develop a range of skills and techniques relating to the
creative use of music technology hardware and software to capture and manipulate
audio. Learners will explore a range of uses of this technology through practical
Understanding 20th and 21st Century Music (National 5)
In this Unit, learners will develop knowledge and understanding of 20th and 21st
century musical styles and genres, and an understanding of how music technology has
influenced and been influenced by 20th and 21st century musical developments.
Learners will develop a broad understanding of the music industry, including a basic
awareness of the implications of intellectual property rights.
Music Technology in Context (National 5)
In this Unit, learners will use music technology skills in a range of contexts such as live
performance, radio broadcast, composing and/or sound design for film, TV themes,
adverts and computer gaming.