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

Course outline

UniSC’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’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. 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

31 January 2025 for February 2025 intake. 30 June 2025 for July 2025 intake.

Additional entry requirements

Digital portfolio consisting of 3 creative works of either original or cover music (Video or Audio file submission). For information about the requirements for your digital portfolio submission, visit Digital portfolio submission guide.

Recommended study
Music
Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024

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, 2024 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, 2024

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

Notes

As this is a new course, Semester 1, 2024 information is not available.

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

9 Jan 2025
5 Jun 2025

Fee
CSP/$11716 (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