Bachelor of Music (Composition for Creative Industries)

Core requirements

To qualify for the Bachelor of Music pass degree in the Composition for Creative Industries program, a candidate must successfully complete a total 192 credit points comprising:

(i) 48 credit points of core units including:

(a) 24 credit points of Music Skills units;

(b) 24 credit points of Analysis, History and Culture Studies units;

(ii) 12 credit points of Performance or Ensemble units;

(iii) 12 credit points of Final Year Projects units;

(iv) a program (72 credit points) including:

(a) 36 credit points in Composition for Creative Industries units 1 - 6;

(b) 12 credit points of Composition 7 - 8;

(c) 18 credit points in Composition discipline units;

(d) 6 credit points in Music Technology units; and

(v) a major (48 credit points) from Table S: and/or

(vi) a minor (36 credit points) from Table S and/or

(vii) where appropriate elective units from Table A or Table S; and/or

(viii) up to a maximum of 12 credit points of units of study in the Open Learning Environment as specified in Table O.

 

Minimum levels of achievement

Area of Study

Credit Points

Minimum levels of achievement to qualify for the award of pass degree

Composition for Creative Industries

72

36 cps Composition for Creative Industries 1-6;

12 cps Composition 7-8;

6 cps CMPN2320 Music Notation and Publishing;

6 cps CMPN1611 Instrumentation and Orchestration;

6 cps CMPN2510 Scoring and Arranging for the Screen;

6 cps Music Technology unit

Music Skills

24

18 credit points in Music Skills units (Fundamentals of Music recommended);

6 cps JAZZ3631 Music Business Skills

Analysis, History and Culture Studies (AHCS)

24

MCGY1030 This is Music;

6 cps in AHCS Foundation units;

12 cps AHCS Elective units

4th Year Project

12

Music Specialist Creative Project units (or Industry Community Project units)

Electives

48

Free choice


Standard enrolment pattern

Semester 1

 CP

Semester 2

 CP

Semester 3

 CP

Semester 4

 CP

CMPN1331 Composition for Creative Industries 1

6

CMPN1332 Composition for Creative Industries 2

6

CMPN2333 Composition for Creative Industries 3

6

CMPN2334 Composition for Creative Industries 4

6

CMPN2320 Music Notation and Publishing

6

Music Technology unit

6

CMPN1611 Instrumentation and Orchestration

6

CMPN2510 Scoring and Arranging for the Screen

6

Fundamentals of Music 1 or 2

6

Fundamentals of Music 2 or 3

6

Fundamentals of Music unit or Music Skills elective

6

Free choice

6

MCGY1030 This is Music

6

AHCS Foundation unit

6

Free choice

6

AHCS Elective

6

 

24

 

24

 

24

 

24


Semester 5

 CP

Semester 6

 CP

Semester 7

 CP

Semester 8

 CP

CMPN3335 Composition for Creative Industries 5

6

CMPN3336 Composition for Creative Industries 6

6

CMPN4607 Composition 7

6

CMPN4608 Composition 8

6

AHCS Elective

6

JAZZ3631 Music Business Skills

6

SCMP4601 Music Specialist Creative Project 1 or ICPU

6

SCMP4602 Music Specialist Creative Project 2 or ICPU

6

Performance/Ensemble

6

Performance/Ensemble

6

Contemporary Music, Composition Studies or Music Technology unit

6

Contemporary Music, Composition Studies or Music Technology unit

6

Free choice

6

Free choice

6

Free choice

6

Free choice

6

 

24

 

24

 

24

 

24