Venue Lewisham Way
Day/Eve Evening
Study Mode Part Time
Duration 10 weeks
Start Date 24/02/2020
End Date 08/05/2020

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16-18 Free
19-24 £250 p/ year
24+ £250 p/ year
International £250 p/ year


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Introduction to the concepts, terminology, and practice of effective DJ-ing. Learn how to beatmatch, use EQ, and program a set using vinyl and CD's. Suitable for beginners.

Aims of the course

  • How to set up and use the turntable/mixer/CD deck/monitors
  • Basic mixing techniques: beatmatching/cueing up/EQ levels.
  • How to program a live DJ set
  • How to play back to back with other DJs
  • An overview of how to working as a professionally

Assessment Method

By observation, question and answer and involving verbal feedback.

Progression Opportunities

A DJ improvers class: towards a full-time music course.

Career Options

To work as a professional DJ.

Entry Requirements

This is a beginner's class but all levels and abilities are welcome. A basic knowledge of dance music is desirable.


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Process for Application

Standard College application

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Lewisham Southwark College, Lewisham Way, London SE4 1UT

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