Master of Arts

Music

For candidates admitted under Rule (b)
Program of Study Credit Points
Advanced Standing
Block advanced standing granted for candidates who hold an AQF Level 7 Bachelor qualification with a major in a relevant discipline.
24 cps
Advanced Standing 24  
Prescribed Units for this Major
Complete the following unit:
6 cps
Unit Code Unit Title Unit cps  
MUSI503 Music Research Methods 6  
And complete 12 to 24 credit points from the following units: 12-24 cps
ARTS501 Arts Research and Professional Practice 6  
ARTS502 Dissertation Unit 12  
MUSI540 Advanced Creative Portfolio 6  
Listed Units for this Major
Complete 12 to 24 credit points from the following units:
12-24 cps
MUSI301 Aural Skills 3 6  
MUSI310 Harmony and Analysis 3 6  
MUSI321 Live Sound, Media and Performance 6  
MUSI338 Western Music History: 20th and 21st Centuries 6  
MUSI339 Global Music History 6  
MUSI340 Creative Portfolio 3 6  
MUSI353 Ensemble Leadership 6  
MUSI361 Studio Recording Practice 6  
MUSI364 Screen Composition and Sound Design 6  
MUSI366 Digital Musicology 6  
MUSI390 Professional Practice of Music 6  
WORK300 Work Integrated Learning - Professional Skills Development 6  
And complete 24 to 30 credit points from the following units: 24-30 cps
MUSI510 Advanced Music Theory and Analysis 6  
MUSI539 Global Music History 6  
MUSI553 Ensemble Leadership 6  
MUSI561 Advanced Music Recording and Production 6  
MUSI566 Advanced Digital Musicology 6  
MUSI590 Professional Practice of Music 6  
WORK500 Work Integrated Learning - Professional Skills Development 6  
WRIT506 Writing for Work: Styles and Contexts 6  
WRIT513 Editing Skills and Standards 6  
Elective Units
Complete 0 to 18 credit points with not more than 12 credit points at 200/300/400-level and with at least 6 credit points at 500-level:
0-18 cps
Elective Units can be selected from any unit offered by the University, including those listed above, subject to candidates meeting overall course requirements and prerequisite and timetabling requirements for individual units.  
Total 96 cps

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