Bachelor of Music

Western Sydney University

This program offers high-level training in music, music performance, composition, digital music, music theory, musicology, music arrangement and music analysis. It does this in a studio environment, in well-equipped studios, and in a lecture/workshop/tutorial environment. Skills in music performance, composition and digital music are augmented by musicological studies.

Course Fee:

International: $76,440

Entry Requirements:

Year 12 or equivalent; interview/audition in which personal musical aptitude, professional experience and educational qualifications are taken into consideration


320 credit points. Students will be given the opportunity to gain practical experience in performance events, western and non-western music groups, recording, composition, audio production, reviewing, musicological research and paper presentations, film music, stage production and collaboration.

Subjects you can Study:

Composition; Sound technologies; Music performance

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00917K; 02851G (WS, The College)

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Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Penrith No info No Full time 3 years
Penrith No info No Part time 6 years
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Provider CRICOS: 00917K; 02851G (WS, The College)

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