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Certificate IV in Music Industry (Sound Production)

National Course Code: CUA40915

TAFE NSW Course Number: CUA40915-04V01

Location:
Nirimba

Study Type:
Full Time

Start Date:
5 Feb 2018

Hours/Week:
18

Duration:
18 weeks

Nominal Hours:
525

Full Fee: $8,450
Max. Fee If Eligible For Subsidy: $2,310

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  • Nationally Recognised Training
  • Government Subsidised

Contact by Training Services NSW

If your course has been funded by Training Services NSW under Smart and Skilled, you may be contacted by a Training Services NSW representative to discuss your experience at Western Sydney Institute.

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who use well-developed skills and a broad knowledge base in music performance, sound production or music business contexts. They apply solutions to a defined range of unpredictable problems, and analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources. They may provide leadership and guidance to others and have limited responsibility for the output of others.

This qualification provides for the specialisation in Sound Production.

Licensing/Regulatory Information
National Standard for Licensing Persons Performing High Risk Work
The National Standard for Licensing Persons Performing High Risk Work applies to persons performing dogging and rigging work. Completion of the following units is required for certification at either basic, intermediate or advanced levels:
CPCCLDG3001A Licence to perform dogging
CPCCLRG3001A Licence to perform rigging basic level
CPCCLRG3002A Licence to perform rigging intermediate level
CPCCLRG4001A Licence to perform rigging advanced level.

National Code of Practice for Induction for Construction Work
Sets and staging for some performances or events may fall within the definition of construction work. If so, people entering the construction site are required to complete the general induction training program specified by the National Code of Practice for Induction Training for Construction Work (Australian Safety Compensation Council, May 2007). Achievement of the unit CPCCOHS1001A Work safely in the construction industry from the CPC08 Construction, Plumbing and Services Training Package fulfils this requirement.

The timetable for this course will be available at http://entertainment.wsi.tafensw.edu.au/current-students/timetables/ and will be available the week prior to course commencement.

This course is full-time for one semester.

The Certificate IV of Music Industry (Sound Production) provides students with an overview of the technologies that may be used in music production and other sectors of the entertainment industry. This course provides skills and experience consistent with the growing needs of the entertainment industry.

This program is focused on: giving students the underpinning knowledge and practical skills that will enable them to undertake a wide range of jobs in a diverse and growing industry. Students learn through practical, hands on classes and exercises in classrooms, recording studios and other locations. All classes have a strong focus on the skills which industry require. During your training at Entertainment Nirimba, you will be taught and supervised by highly qualified, experienced teachers who are active in their professional roles within the entertainment industry.

We offer tours of our facilities by appointment. Please contact us on entertainment.wsi@det.nsw.edu.au for bookings Monday to Friday.

For more information about WSI Entertainment, visit:
http://entertainment.wsi.tafensw.edu.au/ or
https://www.facebook.com/WSIEntertainment

To ensure you leave us with the most up to date qualification...

If during or after your enrolment, the course in which you are enrolled is updated in line with national industry standards, the Institute reserves the right to transition you into an alternate course. If this becomes necessary, the Institute will advise you of the change and the arrangements which will be available for you to complete your alternate course.

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Are there any additional entry requirements?

A number of courses may require prospective students to provide additional information such as documentation, an expression of interest, evidence that you are already employed as an apprentice, or preferred prior study (or equivalent).

Although there are no official entry requirements it is strongly suggested that applicants have completed a Certificate 3 in Music Industry (Sound Production) or similar qualification before applying. All applicants must undertake an interview before being offered a place in this course. We will contact you to arrange a time when we receive your course application. Interviews can be conducted in person or via telephone. Additional documentation to support your applicastion may be required.

Credit (or recognition) for modules/units may be granted based on previous learning, studies, work and/or life experiences. Please discuss this with the teaching section when you enrol.

BSBIPR401 Use and respect copyright
CUASOU307 Record and mix a basic music demo
CUAWHS302 Apply work health and safety practices
BSBCRT401 Articulate, present and debate ideas
CUASOU202 Perform basic sound editing
CUASOU407 Edit sound
BSBSMB301 Investigate micro business opportunities
CUASOU308 Install and disassemble audio equipment
CUAMCP402 Develop techniques for composing music
CUASOU405 Record sound
CUAMPF409 Perform music using digital media
CUASOU406 Develop and implement sound plans
CUAMCP303 Develop simple musical pieces using electronic media
CUASOU311 Mix music in a studio environment

The above list includes units being offered at this campus and that are required to complete this qualification. Other colleges may offer different elective options. For some courses the electives will not be listed however they will be discussed during your first class. Please see www.tafensw.edu.au for the full list of elective units available within this course.

Smart and Skilled Student Fees

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 870 for further information and advice.

First qualification$1,980
Second qualification$2,310
Concession$240
Non-government subsidised fee$8,450

Trainees: From 2016 if you are starting a traineeship that is on the NSW Skills List, your Smart and Skilled fee for the whole qualification will not be more than $1,000.

For full details on TAFE NSW fees and money matters please visit our Paying for Your Course page.

Start Date: 5 Feb 2018

Full Time: 18 hours per week x 18 Weeks

Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. You will be required to attend an average of 18 hours per week including attendance at performances and workshops. Additional study may be required.

To register your interest in this course, please use the Apply option. Once enrolments are open for 2018 we will contact you to finalise your enrolment.

You can also apply in person with Nirimba Customer Service, open Monday to Friday from 8.30 am to 5 pm, Block T13, Nirimba College.
 
Although there are no official entry requirements, it is strongly suggested that applicants have completed a Certificate III in Music Industry (Sound Production) or similar qualification before applying. All applicants must undertake an interview before being offered a place in this course. We will contact you to arrange a time when we receive your course application. Interviews can be conducted in person or via telephone. Additional documentation to support your applicastion may be required.
 
Please note: This course is offered based on demand.

A Unique Student Identifier is required prior to enrolment. To apply for your USI visit www.usi.gov.au If you cannot remember your USI or if you have forgotten you have one, please visit the USI Website for assistance in retrieving your USI.
 
For further assistance, contact the WSI Service Centre on 131 870 to enrol.

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