Course Start Date
21.5 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.
This course is superseded. You can still enrol in this course, and you will be contacted if you need to transition into the next version when it is available.
Discover the skills you need for the job you want at the TAFE NSW Information Sessions, 21-25 June 2021.
There are no information sessions currently scheduled for this course
This is a face to face full time course. You will need to attend approximately 16.2 hours of class, over 3 days a week, for 18 weeks. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete approximately 5.3 hours of other study per week.
You may also be required to complete approximately 5 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including private study, research, assignment preparation and practice.
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?
This course offering is designed for people who are looking for a qualification that reflects the role of individuals who apply a broad range of competencies in a varied work context in the music industry, using some discretion and judgement and theoretical knowledge. They may provide support to a team.
This course is for persons who want to develop entry-level skills and knowledge to prepare for work in the music industry and to pursue further music education and training at Certificate IV level in music studies. Students will develop and apply a basic knowledge of performing, recording and creating music.
Students will develop and apply a basic knowledge in the performing and creative arts industries. Students will work safely and effectively with others and apply a general knowledge of WH&S.
SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT
There are additional learning and study tools available for this course, including:
- Studiosity online access to a real life tutor
- Easy computing online short courses
- Library resources
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
This course is currently scheduled on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday from 9.00am to 3.00pm. 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?
READ BEFORE YOU ENROL
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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.
Find out more about Applying and Enrolling
|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|
|CUAMCP301||Compose simple songs or musical pieces|
|CUAMCP302||Write song lyrics|
|CUAMPF304||Make a music demo|
|CUASOU202||Perform basic sound editing|
|CUASOU301||Undertake live audio operations|
|CUASOU306||Operate sound reinforcement systems|
|CUASOU307||Record and mix a basic music demo|
Whether you're a school leaver, an aspiring apprentice, looking to kickstart a career, or you're upskilling, reskilling, or re-training, there's a TAFE NSW course to give you the skills you need for the job you want.Enrol Now
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