Course Start Date
09 Nov 2020
22 Hours per week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- Traineeship Allowed
- This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
Hit the right note with the nationally accredited Certificate III in Music Industry. Gain an understanding of the music industry and foundational skills in music performance, recording and live production. Be successful in this course and be job ready to work in this dynamic industry at assistant level.
LEARN NEW SKILLS
Through theory and practical course work, you will learn to:
- Perform in front of an audience
- Create music using music software and hardware
- Set up small PA systems and live sound
- Work with copyright legislation
- Make music with technology
- Work with live sound
DEVELOP YOUR TALENT
Fine-tune the skills you need to help you get ahead in your music career:
- Performing talents
- Collaboration and teamwork skills to work in a group, in rehearsals and in studio teams
- Patience and commitment to practice and hone your craft
ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS
Completing this course will provide you with:
- A nationally recognised qualification at Certificate III level
- Strong pathways to continued studies to broaden your career opportunities
This course may lead to assistant roles to:
- Live performer
- Music producer/composer
- Assistant Sound Technician (Radio)
- Assistant Music Manager
- Band Member
- Sound Technician
GROW YOUR CAREER
Choose a study pathway that gets you to success:
- Music Industry from Certificate IV through to Advanced Diploma
- Specialised disciplines: Sound Production, Music Business and Performance from Certificate III through to Advanced Diploma
- Electronic Music Production at both Diploma and Advanced Diploma level
The rise and success of streaming music has meant large profits and sustained growth for the music industry. Self-publishing and social media promotion allows young musicians to have more control over their career and they are not necessarily reliant on the major labels to achieve success.
There are no information sessions currently scheduled for this course.
This is a full time blended course. You will need to attend approximately 20 hours of class, over 4 days a week, for 16 weeks. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete approximately 12.5 hours of other study per week.
In addition to attending classes and completeing structured work off-site, you are required additional 6 hours to practice your musical studies every week. This includes Research, Music Practice, Assessment preparation, Ear Training, and compositions.
Students are required to attend 5 block sessions on campus at Eora. Students must also log into the Moodle platform each week and complete assigned tasks and projects as part of the course requirements. Block Dates: Block 1: Block 1: Jan 11th - 14th, 2021
Block 2: Feb 1st - 4th, 2021
Block 3: March 1st - 4th 2021
Block 4: April 12th - 15th, 2021
Block 5: June 15th -18th, 2021
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?
ELECTRONIC MUSIC is the focus of this Certificate III in Music Industry
This course is designed for people who have an interest in producing recorded music, making electronic music, beats, DJ'ing and loop making. If you play an instrument, sing or rap, that's great as well. You will be using all sorts of equipment to create electronic music, from dedicated hardware such as drum machines and looping tools, to iPads, Mac computers and other digital music creation devices. You will build foundational skills and knowledge in being a music producer, engineer, or self-produced artist or other industry support roles found in the music industry such as studio assistants, retail employees, introductory private music teachers, band technicians, music business staff or similar level of entry level positions.
SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT
As part of our commitment to providing a supportive learning environment, EORA has a dedicated Learning Centre, which runs one day a week throughout the semester. The centre is facilitated by a teacher who provides assistance with assessments outside of class time. Music students also have access to instruments, computer labs and rehearsal spaces.
We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services
As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:
- LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
- Smarthinking - after hours online study support service
- Easy computing online short courses
- Access to local TAFE libraries
- Accessibility and Disability Support Services
- Access to Read&Write learning support software at TAFE and at home
To keep you safe while studying, some of our face to face classes may be replaced with online or connected learning. We have also modified our face to face classes to meet physical distancing requirements and increased cleaning on campus. As restrictions ease, the way you attend your class may change again. If work placement and the demonstration of practical skills are requirements of your course, due to the impacts of COVID 19 there may be a delay or modification in being able to undertake these aspects of your course in the planned timeframe. Be assured, we'll keep you informed every step of the way.
This course is currently scheduled on Monday to Thusday from 9:00am to 4:00pm. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher.
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the NSW Government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.
Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process. Payment plans are available through TAFE NSW for Smart and Skilled eligible qualifications.
For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit Are You Eligible?
This ELECTRONIC MUSIC course does not require additional costs. However,as an AWAY FROM BASE student, you will need access to the Internet, and access to a computer with DAW software such as GarageBand, Logic Pro or Ableton Live.
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Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.
Learn about Recognition at TAFE NSW Recognition
Enrolling with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. Be sure to read all course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you. Enrol and pay online via our secure payment gateway to secure your place. As you progress through the enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.
For further information or assistance, call 131 601.
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|BSBWHS201||Contribute to health and safety of self and others|
|CUACMP301||Implement copyright arrangements|
|CUAIND303||Work effectively in the music industry|
|CUAMLT302||Apply knowledge of style and genre to music industry practice|
|CUAMCP201||Incorporate technology into music making|
|CUAMCP301||Compose simple songs or musical pieces|
|CUAMCP303||Develop simple musical pieces using electronic media|
|CUAMPF202||Incorporate music technology into performance|
|CUAMPF302||Prepare for performances|
|CUASOU202||Perform basic sound editing|
|ICTWEB201||Use social media tools for collaboration and engagement|
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