The Cork Academy of Music aims to use music as a tool for social inclusion, using a holistic approach, which fosters appreciation and love for music as an art form.
The Academy aims to support participants to attain internationally recognised qualifications and certification while creating progression pathways to both work and further education.
The Academy provides students with FETAC Major Level Awards under QQI Quality Assurance Standard programmes. The Academy is a recognised centre in the National Framework of Qualifications, Ireland.
Modules provided include music industries study, music theory, I.T. skills, mathematics, communications, work experience, personal effectiveness, personal development and career information. In addition the Cork Academy of Music has developed a new and innovative music technology department and a piano laboratory to enhance our students’ potential in music training.