Music Industry

Certificate IV

National Code: CUA40915

Course information

About the course

Course Number: CUA40915-01V01

Would you like to take your musical, song-writing or instrumental skills to the next level? The North Coast Institute offers state-of-the-art facilities amongst the best in Australia, with classes taught by industry specialists in a wide-variety of disciplines, including jazz, classical, contemporary and world.  Their expertise and electives, developed in consultation with the music industry, will help refine your skills and broaden your depth of knowledge to help you reach your goals.

The Certificate IV in Music Industry includes: Techniques for arranging music, notation of music for performance, production of music demos, the development of instrumental techniques, as well as band and solo performances, all taught in a purpose-built facility. The course is a practical, hands-on experience which will develop a well-rounded skill set in any musician or singer-songwriter.

Prospective students must undergo a screening interview to determine suitability and be able to demonstrate an interest or involvement in music and competency in at least one instrument or voice. Students will also be required to have basic computing skills including the ability to use a word processing package at an elementary level.

Course study options

Offered on 2 campuses

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  • Get credit for previous study and life experience

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Counselling and career services
Disability support services
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North Coast TAFE offers a wide choice of courses, some that attract government subsidies and some that do not. The fees payable will vary, depending on your personal circumstances, your study history and the course you choose.

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