Course Start Date
23.3 Hours per week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
The nationally recognised Certificate IV of Music Industry (Performance) develops your talent for music and performance into the beginnings of a long-lasting career in the industry. Build the right skills, the right attitude and the right connections to help you succeed in this dynamic industry.
LEARN NEW SKILLS
Through a mix of theory and practical coursework, learn to:
- Perform live and master stagecraft
- Write and compose songs
- Develop your music theory musicianship expertise
- Use music technology
- Master improvisation, instrumental and vocal techniques
- Advance your career using different skills
DEVELOP YOUR TALENT
Develop the attributes to help you get ahead:
- Creativity, to compose music and encourage innovation
- Collaboration and teamwork
- Attention to detail
- Consistency to refine your practice
ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS
Completing this course provides you with:
- A nationally recognised qualification at Certificate IV level
- A strong pathway to continue your study and enhance your career opportunities
- Live performer
- Music producer
- Music composer
- Music tutor
GROW YOUR CAREER
Take your career further with the:
- Diploma of Music Industry (Performance)
- Advanced Diploma of Music Industry (Performance)
This course is superseded.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.
To find out more about this course, meet our teachers and receive information about enrolment and next steps, attend an information session.
|Wednesday, 2 June 2021||10.00am to 2.00pm||Eora Campus, 333 Abercrombie Street Chippendale, Ground Level|
This is a full time, blended course. You will need to attend approximately 23.3 hours of class, 3 to 4 days a week, for 18 weeks. Additional Friday support sessions available for study support and rehearsals, if needed.
You may also be required to complete approximately 5 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including music practice, research, assessment preparation, music listening, and ear training.
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?
This qualification reflects the role of individuals who use well-developed skills and a broad knowledge base in music performance. You will now cover a broad range of skills required to succeed in the music industry, including:
- Live Performance and Stagecraft
- Song writing and composition
- Music theory and musicianship
- Recording studio experience
- Improvisation and instrumental and/or vocal technique
- Career advancement skills and more
You will gain significant experience playing in groups and developing your skills on your chosen instrument, including guitar, bass, keyboard, drums, singing, and more. You will also cover more advanced aspects of copyright, small business skills and how to express your ideas. For more info about courses at Eora, go to http://tafensw.info/eora-arts-and-music
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
The way you learn may change during your enrolment to ensure the best learning experience or to keep you safe as COVID-19 restrictions change, and some of our face to face classes may change to online or virtual classroom learning. Also, to ensure that we keep you safe while studying, we may modify our face to face classes to meet physical distancing requirements and increased cleaning on campus. If work placement and the demonstration of practical skills are requirements of your course, there may be a modification or delay in the planned timeframe due to COVID-19 impacts. Be assured, we'll keep you informed every step of the way.
This course is currently scheduled on Monday from 1:00pm to 4:00pm; Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 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?
READ BEFORE YOU ENROL
Learn about TAFE NSW Fees
Learn about TAFE NSW Payment/Funding
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
|BSBCRT401||Articulate, present and debate ideas|
|BSBIPR401||Use and respect copyright|
|BSBSMB301||Investigate micro business opportunities|
|CUAWHS302||Apply work health and safety practices|
|CUAIND402||Provide freelance services|
|CUAMCP303||Develop simple musical pieces using electronic media|
|CUAMLT401||Notate music for performance|
|CUAMPF401||Rehearse music for group performances|
|CUAMPF403||Develop repertoire as part of a backup group|
|CUAMPF404||Perform music as part of a group|
|CUAMPF405||Develop instrumental techniques|
|CUAMPF410||Perform music from written notation|
|CUAMPF407||Develop vocal techniques|
|BSBWOR403||Manage stress in the workplace|
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.
333 Abercrombie Street, Chippendale
Phone 131 601
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