Course Start Date
03 Aug 2020
34.3 Hours per week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- Traineeship Allowed
- This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
The nationally accredited Certificate III in Music Industry (Performance) is designed for budding performers, composers, songwriters and music tutors (you might be all four) in the dynamic music industry. Learn a broad range of skills, increase your stage confidence and become a well-rounded, versatile musician and performer.
LEARN NEW SKILLS
Through theory and practical course work, you will learn:
- Music performance
- Music technology
- Songwriting and composition
- Music theory
- All about the Music Industry
DEVELOP YOUR TALENT
Fine-tune the attributes and talents you need to get ahead in your career:
- A passion for music, songwriting and/or performance
- Collaboration and teamwork skills
- Dedication to practising and refining your craft
- Creative ability
ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS
Completing this course will provide you with:
- A nationally recognised qualification at Certificate III level
- Pathways to continue your performance career
Career outcomes and job roles:
- Live performer, musician or singer
- Music tutor
GROW YOUR CAREER
Perform at your best with a TAFE NSW study pathway:
- Certificate IV in Music Industry (Performance)
- Diploma of Music Industry (Performance)
- Advanced Diploma of Music Industry (Performance)
Australia is the sixth largest music market in the world. According to PwC, by 2023 Australians will spend a total of 1.791 billion on music, with a staggering 763 million spent on digital distribution alone.
However, music is more than economic statistics. Music is part of who we are, our shared history, culture, art and experience. By enrolling in a music qualification at TAFE NSW you will keep music traditions alive and create new, fresh sounds 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.
|Every Monday from 29 June 2020 to 27 July 2020||1.30pm to 2.30pm||Join Information Session here|
|Every Wednesday from 1 July 2020 to 29 July 2020||1.30pm to 2.30pm||Join Information Session here|
Thursday, 2 July 2020 | 10.30am to 12.30pm | Ourimbah Campus, Preview Dining Room or The Castle. CA1.
Thursday, 9 July 2020 | 10.30am to 12.30pm | Ourimbah Campus, Preview Dining Room or The Castle. CA1.
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This is a full time day course. You will need to attend approximately 16 hours of class, over 2 days a week, for 18 weeks. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete approximately 18.3 hours of other study per week.
You may also be required to complete approximately 8.3 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including preparing for gigs, listening to music, wirting music or lyrics, going to gigs and events and participating in a range of independent recording projects.
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?
This course offering is designed for people who want to work in the creative industries and:
- have a love of music
- have some basic practical skills in performing and writing
- require the skills to combine lyrics, melodies, song structures in creating songs, understand basic recording techniques and learn how to put together a rehearsal to achieve maximum benefits
- have recently left school, changing study options from academic study to vocational training, or between jobs, and wanting to transition to a new career
If students are unsure of their level of music knowledge and experience, other study options are available, such as Certificate II in Music Industry, to support your music studies.
SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT
There are additional learning and study tools available for this course, including:
- Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Student Support and Services
- Accessibility and Disability Services
- Personal Counselling
- Vocational Counselling
- Learning Support
- International Student Support
- Multicultural Support
Detailed current information on these Support Services are made available at the Information Sessions. Additionally, every student is supported by a dedicated Student Services team at each campus location.
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
- 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 and Tuesday from 8.30am to 4.30pm. 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.
If you are interested in studying as a Trainee please call 131 601 for full details.
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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|
|CUAMCP303||Develop simple musical pieces using electronic media|
|CUAMPF202||Incorporate music technology into performance|
|CUAMPF203||Develop ensemble skills for playing or singing music|
|CUAMPF301||Develop technical skills in performance|
|CUASOU303||Repair and maintain audio equipment|
|CUASOU308||Install and disassemble audio equipment|
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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