Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
This Bachelor of Contemporary Music equips graduates for a range of careers in the music industry and reflects the diverse creative practices that are part of music-making in the 21st century. The course prepares students for a portfolio career in music - the multi-faceted career pathway that is now most common for contemporary musicians. During the course, students hone their practical, musical and musicianship skills while developing extensive knowledge across a range of contemporary music-making practices. Situated in regions with vibrant creative industries, students benefit from numerous high profile music events such as Splendour in the Grass, Byron Bay Bluesfest and the Falls Festival.
- Songwriting and composition
- Music education
- Sound production
- New media arts
Standard entry requirements
- Year 12
- Recommended: any 2 units of English
- Or TAFE and VET Awards (Certificate III and above)
- Or Undergraduate and Postgraduate study
- Or work experience (minimum of 1 year full-time equivalent)
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Graduates pursue work in the entertainment industry as performers, recording and mastering engineers, recording studio managers, music event promoters, music store/franchise owners, composers for television and advertising and in other music-related businesses.