Queensland College of Music

CUA50815 Diploma of Music Industry

Queensland College of Music

Course details

CRICOS course code: 094845K

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational

Summary

If you would like to refine your musical ability so you have skills to perform both as a featured soloist and as part of a group or ensemble, this course is for you.

You will learn how to refine your music theory and performance skills, expand your repertoire, develop concert programs and leadership skills. You will also learn how to manage your freelance career, write and implement a business plan and administer the copyright of your compositions.

The Diploma of Music Industry is suitable for students who have specialised knowledge and music skills and who can apply integrated technical and theoretical concepts to perform as a musician with advanced skills, focusing on one instrument.

The course length is four terms of 8 weeks with 20 hours of instructions per week. Students will take part in an annual concert during term 4.

Students are required to undertake an additional 4 hours per week which will consist of private practice time, rehearsal, performance and attendance at concerts.

Students have an optional two-week grace period at the end of term 4 to complete and submit assessments.

Pathways:

When you successfully complete this course you can continue on to study the Advanced Diploma of Music Industry.

Career Opportunities:

  • Performer
  • Instrumentalist
  • Session musician
  • Vocalist or
  • Composer

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 14,000 plus 150 application
Start date: January 2020
April 2020
July 2020
Duration: 4 terms of 8 weeks with 20 hours of instructions per week
Study mode: Full time
Address

Queensland College of Music

12 Annerley Road
Brisbane Queensland 4102
Australia
Tuition Fees (AUD $): 14,000 plus 150 application
Start date: January 2020
April 2020
July 2020
Duration: 16 units
Study mode: Self study / online (without attendance)
Address

Queensland College of Music

12 Annerley Road
Brisbane Queensland 4102
Australia

Entry criteria

Entry to the Diploma of Music Industry may follow successful completion of the Certificate IV in Music Industry

International students must meet the QCM admission criteria and Australia’s international student requirements. The criteria are:

  • Successful completion of a senior Secondary School certificate
  • English proficiency: minimum IELTS 5.0
  • Minimum achievement - 5.5 IELTS to enrol in Diploma of Music
  • Successful completion of senior schooling and evidence of school reports and academic records
  • Singing or instrumental skills verified and experiences and tuition undertaken outlined.
  • Minimum achievement of IELTS score 6.0 and Grade Point Average 4.25 needed to access University Courses
  • Well-developed skills as a musician.
  • Music knowledge in a variety of contexts
  • Evidence of school reports, academic records and instrumental or singing tuition taken.
  • Applicants must be over 18 at commencement of study.

Address

Queensland College of Music
12 Annerley Road
Brisbane Queensland 4102
Australia