• Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
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Overview

The Music programme at CQUniversity Australia will expose you to a variety of learning experiences and you will benefit from hands-on experience combined with academic study in the interpretation and understanding of music.

On successful completion of the Diploma of Music, you may choose to continue your study at the second year level in one of the specialisations within the Bachelor of Music degree.

Career Opportunities

Completion of the Diploma of Music will prepare you to pursue employment opportunities in roles such as a:

  • professional musician
  • studio teacher.

You may also pursue a music-related role in arts administration, communication or creative industries.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
    • Duration description

      Please note effective 20 March 9pm AEDT, the Australian Government implemented new travel bans and restrictions whereby only Australian citizens, Permanent Residents, their spouses and dependants could enter the country. For students who would like to study a course that’s offered on campus, we will work with you to enrol you online first and transition you to campus once the travel restrictions change. For students who wish to study 100% online, we encourage you to check out our Online Study page and submit an enquiry.

       

  • Credits
    48 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Language of Modern Music 
  • Music Styles & Analysis
  • Performance and Production Studies 
  • Principal Music Studios
  • Digital Music Applications
  • Audio Recording Techniques

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    75

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  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    54

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General Requirements

CRICOS: 0100158

  • Students will be required to successfully complete an audition and interview for admission to the course.
  • It is recommended that students have achieved at least an intermediate level of performance skill on their particular instrument or voice before auditioning for entry to this course.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    28320 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28320 AUD per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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