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CUA50820 Diploma of Music (Performance)

National ID: CUA50820 State ID: AC73
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Join our impressive list of music graduates

The Diploma of Music Industry (Performance) will provide you with instrumental/vocal technique and performance skills, music literacy and aural training and music analysis. You'll acquire the skills to perform in an ensemble, and develop a repertoire and original material in bands/ensembles which is recorded in our in-house recording studios.

You will learn how to incorporate technology into music composition and manage your intellectual property.

Benefit from studying music at North Metropolitan TAFE with industry standard learning resources such as our fully equipped live performance venue, recording studios and rehearsal studios. You'll be supported by North Metro TAFE's music lecturers who have current industry experience and gain exposure to a range of industry figures and networks while working closely with studio engineers and technical production teams.

A career in music is exciting and challenging and could see you achieve great things across the world. While it is a competitive industry to break into we will provide you with the skills in musical performance needed to unleash your creativity and outshine the rest.

Since 1996 our music graduates have gone on to form bands such as Birds of Tokyo and work with bands such as Gyroscope, Karnivool and Eskimo Joe.

  • Apply music knowledge and artistic judgement to your work and career
  • Develop instrumental/vocal technique
  • Develop performance techniques
  • Develop an ensemble and repertoire
  • Perform as an ensemble
  • Incorporate interactive technology into your performance
  • Have an understanding of music composition and arrangement
  • Understand the recording process, pre & post production
  • Record with production teams in our industry standard studios and venue
  • Collaborate with other musicians and sound production teams

I have the following attributes:

  • Musical ability and talent
  • Perseverance and determination to succeed in a very competitive industry
  • Good time management and flexibility
  • An ability to work and perform solo or in a group
School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalent Completion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades) Certificate III

You will need to have instrumental or vocal skills if you are applying for this course

Other job titles may include:

  • Instrumentalist
  • Singer | Band Singer | Pop Singer | Rock Singer
  • Commercial Singer (Advertising) 
  • Band Leader 
  • Chorister 

Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations. 

Study options and next steps

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Semester 1, 2022

Leederville - On Campus

Details
Duration 2 Semesters
When Semester 1, 2022
Where Leederville
How On campus
Course fee
Tuition fee* Resource fee Total fee
General $6,183.72 $975.00 $7,158.72

*Fee disclaimers

The fees quoted are estimates only and are for the entire course for students enrolling on a full-time basis in 2022. Please view the full list of Fee disclaimers.

Please note fees listed include all units required to gain this qualification.  If you're a continuing student and have successfully completed a lower-level qualification that is a prerequisite for this course, you'll only pay for the units that you need to enrol in, to complete this course.

Enquiries regarding fees can be made by calling us.

T 1300 300 822

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