Course summary

See yourself as the next Lady Ga Ga or Bruno Mars? Does your band dream of emulating the success of music's biggest names? Perhaps you aspire to a career behind the production desk, promoting artists, or staging concerts and tours.

Guided by lecturers who are successful and influential within the industry, the Bachelor of Contemporary Music will prepare you for a career in the 21st century music industry.

Along with access to our state-of-the-art Studio One29 facility in Lismore, you can participate in collaborative, practical music-making activities, attend APRA AMCOS songwriters' workshops featuring visiting artists, and revel in access to artists and producers at some of Australia’s biggest music events such as Splendour in the Grass and Byron Bay Bluesfest.

This course opens the way to a career as a performer, songwriter, producer, sound engineer, educator, session musician, musical director, promoter or venue manager. Graduates completing the required units can also study our Master of Teaching and teach secondary school music.



3.5F/6.5P if commencing in Session 2

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From the 1st of June, 2017, the term 'Distance Education' has been replaced with 'Online'