Institute of Technology or PolytechnicWhitireia New Zealand
This course is available
Level of Study
Next start date
Expected Feb 2023
Te Kahui Auaha
Learn about performance and recorded music production, through instrument studies and other practical applications to develop competent skills and knowledge, within a creative environment.
This programme will prepare you for a career in the commercial music industry, including performance and recorded music production.
What you will learn
Music programmes are taught in facilities that include: Recording studios, Digi labs with Apple computers, Music production suites, Performance room equipped with lighting, PA, projector and large screen and performance equipment; Fully equipped band rehearsal rooms; Fully equipped DJ booths; Individual practice rooms, equipped with keyboards, stereos and practice amps; Specialist music teaching rooms; Keyboard theory lab; Music library; Student music listening area.
Graduates can work in roles such as: composing for personal repertoire; organising personal group or gig; assisting in the production of live or recorded music; music/media business occupations
NCEA level 2 or equivalent qualification/work experience AND evidence of ability based on an audition.
IELTS 5.5 with no band score lower than 5.0 (or equivalent) and academic requirements.
TOEFL Internet-Based Test (iBT) score of 46 (with a writing score of 20)
Cambridge English: FCE with a pass at Grade C or CAE with a score of 47
Level 5 Diploma: PToE (Academic) score of 42