Bachelor of Music
UniSC - University of the Sunshine Coast - Sunshine Coast

Course outline

UniSC – University of the Sunshine Coast’s Bachelor of Music is your ticket to a sustainable career in the modern music industry. Taught by award-winning industry professionals and recording artists, this degree builds your creative, technical, performance and entrepreneurial skills to prepare you for a dynamic future. In this degree, you will hone your songwriting and performance craft under the guidance of leading industry practitioners, including ARIA award-winning artists, and develop your music production and sound design skills by managing recording sessions in UniSC – University of the Sunshine Coast’s custom-built recording and editing studios. You’ll learn about all aspects of the modern music economy, including music management, intellectual property management, public relations, agency operations and more, and get hands-on experience through a major industry project to facilitate your employability as a contemporary creative practitioner. For more information, visit Bachelor of Music at UniSC – University of the Sunshine Coast.

Note

For information about the requirements for your digital portfolio submission, visit Digital portfolio submission guide for the Bachelor of Music.

Other requirements

The Inherent Academic Requirements of a program are those fundamental skills, capabilities and knowledge that students must be able to demonstrate in order to achieve the essential learning outcomes of the program, while maintaining the academic integrity of that program. For information, visit Inherent Academic Requirements on the UniSC – University of the Sunshine Coast website.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for UniSC – University of the Sunshine Coast and for this course, refer to UniSC – University of the Sunshine Coast’s website.

Prerequisites

Completion of Year 12 or attained age 17 years; Portfolio

Fixed closing date

17 February 2023 for February 2023 intake. 30 June 2023 for July 2023 intake.

Additional entry requirements

Digital portfolio consisting of 3 examples of your musical work with at least one example of original creative work (Video or Audio file submission). For information about the requirements for your digital portfolio submission, visit Digital portfolio submission guide for the Bachelor of Music.

Recommended study
Music
Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

For more information about the ATAR/Selection Rank profile, please visit ATAR/Selection Rank profile explained.

Notes

As this is a new course, Semester 1, 2022 information is not available.

Excluding: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made, excluding adjustment factors.
Including: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made including any adjustment factors that may have been applied.

Student Profile by Applicant background for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

For more information about the Student profile, please visit Student profile explained.

Higher education study

Vocational Education and Training (VET) study

Work and life experience

Recent secondary education

Recent secondary education admitted solely on the basis of ATAR/Rank

Admitted where both ATAR/Rank and additional criteria were considered

Admitted on the basis of other criteria only and ATAR/Rank was not a factor

International students

All students

Number of students

21

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<5*

0

0

N/P#

<5*

38

Percentage of all students

55.3%

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<5*

0.0%

0.0%

N/P#

<5*

100%

Notes

* “<5" – the number of students is less than 5
# N/P – Not published: the number is hidden to prevent calculation of numbers in cells with less than 5 students

Career opportunities

Music producer, recording artist, published songwriter, music publisher, record label operator, tour manager, music events and promotion, studio engineer, live sound engineer, music entrepreneur, performer, music educator, sound designer, audiologist, music therapist, eco-musicologist, composer, interdisciplinary practitioners and music researcher.

Course Code
011401
Start Date

Offer rounds
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Fee
CSP/$11320 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Creative and Performing Arts
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

3 years Full time or 6 years Part time

Location
Sunshine Coast