CUA40915 Certificate IV in Music Industry

Queensland College of Music Queensland College of Music

Course description

If you would like to become a freelance performer or composer or work as part of an ensemble, this course is for you. You will learn music composition techniques and record a demo of your compositions, as well as refining techniques in your chosen instrument. The Certificate IV in Music Industry will also assist you to take the next step toward becoming a music professional by learning how to investigate business opportunities, use copyright and lead a team or group. Adults and senior school students who have a love of music and present with music knowledge in a variety of contexts and also show evidence of having well-developed skills as a musician are perfect for this course. The course length is four terms of 8 weeks with 20 hours per week in supervised face-to-face classes and an additional four hours per week in private practice time, rehearsal, performance and attendance at concerts. 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. Senior school students will either undertake the qualification in their school over eight school terms or attend the Queensland College of Music for one day a week for four eight-week terms. An additional four hours per week in private practice time, rehearsal, performance and attendance at concerts is required. Students will take part in an annual concert during term 4. 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 Diploma of Music Industry. Career Opportunities: Performer Composer Arranger Freelance musician.

  • Start date 30-APR-2018,31-JUL-2018,31-OCT-2018
  • Duration 4 terms of 8 weeks
  • International Cost AUD $3,850 for the entire course
  • Qualification Certificate IV
  • Study mode Full time