Course Start Date
10 Feb 2020
Hours Per Week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- Traineeship Allowed
- This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
The nationally accredited Certificate III in Music Industry (Music Business) takes you backstage to discover how the music business works. Gain skills to join the industry in an exciting career with a record company, independent label, music publisher or in band management.
LEARN NEW SKILLS
Through theory and practical course work, you will learn how to:
- Book gigs and other events
- Work with copyright legislation
- Promote music, performers and musicians
- Identify different music genres
- Navigate the structure of the music industry
DEVELOP YOUR TALENT
Fine-tune the personal attributes you need to help you get ahead:
- Commitment and drive to build a behind the scenes career in the music industry
- Collaborative teamwork and interpersonal skills
- Great communication and listening skills
- A keen eye for detail
ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS
Complete this course and gain:
A nationally recognised qualification at Certificate III level
Pathways to continue your music and business studies and broaden your career opportunities
Career outcomes and job roles:
- Booking agency assistant
- Promotional assistant
- Event and festival support worker
GROW YOUR CAREER
Take your career further:
- Certificate IV in Music Industry (Music Business)
- Diploma of Music Industry (Music Business)
- Advanced Diploma of Music Industry (Music Business)
- Bachelor of Business with TAFE NSW Degrees
Australia is the sixth largest music market in the world. By 2023 our total spend on music will reach $1.791b with a staggering $763m spent on digital distribution alone. The Federal Government recognises the importance of music and allocated $30.9m towards local live music in the 2019 budget.
Music is more than economic statistics; it is part of our identity, our shared history, culture, art and experience. Enrol in this course at TAFE NSW and keep the music alive for generations to come.
To find out more about this course, meet our teachers and receive information about enrolment and next steps, attend an information session. Date: Tuesday, 10 December 2019 Time: 10.00am to 1.00pm Location: Ultimo Campus, Building M, level 1, Room M1:05
Or Date: Tuesday, 10 December 2019 Time: 6.00pm to 8.00pm Location: Ultimo Campus, Building M, level 1, Room M1:05
Or Date: Tuesday, 21 January 2020 Time: 6.00pm to 8.00pm Location: Ultimo Campus, Building M, level 1, Room M1:05 Or Date: Tuesday, 21 January 2020 Time: 10.00a to 1.00pm Location: Ultimo Campus, Building M, level 1, Room M1:05
Come in for free sample classes in Music Performance, Recording Studio, Electronic Music Production (Ableton), and Music Business, as well as career advice and enrolment help, at Ultimo College, Building M, Level 1, Room M1.5, corner of Mary Ann St & Jones St Mall, in Ultimo. Tuesday 10 December, 10:00am to 1:00pm Tuesday 21 January, 10:00am to 1:00pm
Keep an eye out for updates and register to attend at https://www.tafensw.edu.au/infofest
The Music section at Ultimo Campus has numerous Apple Mac computers, rehearsal rooms, pianos, guitars & drumkits. These facilities can be booked to use by enrolled students.
STUDY COMMITMENT This is a full time face to face course. You will need to attend approximately 16 hours of class, over 3 days a week, for 17 weeks. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete approximately 12 hours of other study per week.
You may also be required to complete approximately 8.5 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including study, research, assignment preparation, and industry events.
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU? This course offering is designed for people who: Want to build foundation skills and knowledge in managing recording artists, songwriters and producers, putting on shows, promotions, copyright, microbusiness and more. This Certificate III leads to entry level positions in the music industry, or you may progress to a diploma and a degree for greater career opportunities. Need more information? Attend an information session to meet with the teaching staff, discuss the course and your study goals, or email us at SydneyCDIMusic@tafensw.edu.au for course and career guidance.
MORE ABOUT THIS COURSE Music Business is the focus of this Certificate III in Music Industry For advice, please come to our Music Information Sessions or Music Open Day, or call Customer Service at 131 601 or email SydneyCDIMusic@tafensw.edu.au .
Attend one of the following information sessions to meet with teaching staff, discuss the courses, and get more information about enrolment and next steps, at Ultimo College, Building M, Level 1, Room M1.5, Mary Ann St, Ultimo, at the following times: Tuesday 19 November 6:00pm Tuesday 3 December 6:00pm Tuesday 10 December, 6:00pm Tuesday 21 January, 6:00pm Tuesday 28 January, 6:00pm Tuesday 4 February, 6:00pm
If you're unable to attend and would like to schedule an alternative time to visit, please phone Customer Service on 131 601 or email the Head Teacher Michael.Rohanek@tafensw.edu.au
Additional timetables may also be offered, please email SydneyCDIMusic@tafensw.edu.au if you have specific requirements or questions.
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)
- Studiosity - online access to a real life tutor
- Easy computing online short courses
- Access to local TAFE libraries
This course is currently scheduled on Tuesday from 9.30am to 12.30pm and Wednesday and Thursday from 9.30am 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?
ADDITIONAL RESOURCES You will need to provide the following resources which is retained on completion of study: Additional costs and materials required to successfully complete this course possibly include attending live shows and performances outside of class hours, and computer or iPad to complete classwork.
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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|
|BSBSMB301||Investigate micro business opportunities|
|BSBSMB302||Develop a micro business proposal|
|CUAADM302||Book performance venues|
|CUAIND304||Plan a career in the creative arts industry|
|CUAMKG301||Assist with marketing and promotion|
|ICTWEB201||Use social media tools for collaboration and engagement|
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Ultimo, Main Campus
651-731 Harris Street, Ultimo
Phone 131 601
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