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Diploma of Music Industry (Sound Production)
National Course Code: CUA50815
TAFE NSW Course Number: CUA50815-02V01
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This qualification reflects the role of individuals who have a sound theoretical knowledge base and use a range of specialised, technical or managerial competencies to plan, carry out and evaluate their own work, and/or that of a team, in their chosen field in the music industry.
This qualification provides for specialisation in Sound Production. To achieve this specialisation, the following additional packaging rules must be adhered to:
* 6 elective units must be selected from Group B.
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.
The duration of this Diploma course is two semesters (one year) of full time attendance.
This course is one year (2 semesters) full time. The Diploma of Music Industry (Sound Production) provides students with a comprehensive 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 Nirimbayou will be taught and supervised by highly qualified, experienced teachers who are active in their professional roles within the entertainment industry.
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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).
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.
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.
||Develop techniques for composing music
||Develop and implement sound plans
||Use social media tools for collaboration and engagement
||Originate and develop concepts
||Perform basic vision and sound editing
||Develop sound designs
||Provide freelance services
||Create a final sound balance
||Manage copyright arrangements
||Establish and maintain safe creative practice
||Implement sound designs
||Compose music using electronic media
||Perform music using digital media
||Mix recorded music
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.
The indicative cost of this course is $4,060.
|Code||Name||Start Date||End Date||Census Date||Amount|
|18NIR01226||Diploma of Music Industry (Sound Production) - UOS1||23 Jul 2018||28 Sep 2018||3 Sep 2018||$1,015|
|18NIR01229||Diploma of Music Industry (Sound Production) - UOS2||15 Oct 2018||7 Dec 2018||5 Nov 2018||$1,015|
|19NIR00353||Diploma of Music Industry (Sound Production) - UOS3||4 Feb 2019||12 Apr 2019||4 Mar 2019||$1,015|
|19NIR00356||Diploma of Music Industry (Sound Production) - UOS4||29 Apr 2019||21 Jun 2019||3 Jun 2019||$1,015|
Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.
This course is approved for a Commonwealth VET Student Loan. If you meet the eligibility requirements, you are able to apply to the Commonwealth for a loan to cover all or part of your course fee. We will ask you whether you would like to apply for a VET Student Loan when you enrol and advise you of the process.
If you would like more information about VET Student Loans please visit the TAFE NSW website or contact us on 131 870.
For full details on TAFE NSW fees and money matters please visit our Paying for Your Course page.
Start Date: 23 Jul 2018
Full Time: 18 hours per week x 36 Weeks
Monday to Thursday. You will be required to attend an average of 18 hours per week including attendance at performances and workshops. Additional study may be required. (subject to change)
To register your interest in this course, please use the Apply option.
Please note: This course is offered based on demand.
A Unique Student Identifier is required prior to enrolment. To apply for your USI 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.
18NIR-210 S:23/7/2018 E:21/6/2019
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