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Bachelor of Music (Advanced)
Bachelor of Music (Advanced)

Bachelor of Music (Advanced)

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  • Level:3-Year Bachelor's Degree
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Admission Requirements

Entry Requirements

Selection Rank (International): 95

International Baccalaureate (IB): 37

International Qualifications,

Applicants to the Bachelor of Music (Advanced) with majors in:

* Performance - Classical

* Performance - Jazz

* Performance - Classical Voice

* Creative Arts - Sonic Arts

* Creative Arts - Popular Music

Must have:

* audition/Interview with a minimum score of 90 or above

* South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE) or equivalent

* musicianship test

Applicants to the Bachelor of Music (Advanced) with majors in:

* Creative Arts - Composition

* Research Studies - Music Education

* Research Studies - Musicology

Must have:

* ATAR of 95 (or equivalent) / GPA of 5.5

* audition/interview

* musicianship test

Assumed Knowledge, Various, pending Area of Specialisation. These include:

* Year 12 Solo performance or AMEB Practical Grade 6-7, or CPM Advancing Step 4, plus year 12 Musicianship or AMEB Grade 5 Theory (or international equivalents).

* The ability to read music; familiarity with computer systems and software, music software and hardware.

* Performance applicants must provide a list of pieces studied over the past two years.

English Requirements

  • IELTS: Overall 6.5, Reading 6, Listening 6, Speaking 6, Writing 6

  • TOEFL: Overall 79, Reading 13, Listening 13, Speaking 18, Writing 21

  • Pearson: Overall 58, Reading 50, Listening 50, Speaking 50, Writing 50

  • C1 Advanced: Overall 176, Reading 169, Listening 169, Speaking 169, Writing 169

Course Information

Take your music further

  • Want to become a master of your art? Committed to a career in music? High-achieving? The Bachelor of Music (Advanced) is a distinctive degree for passionate students who want to excel.

What will you do

Our advanced music degree creates a unique environment where you can thrive creatively and reach your full potential. You will:

  • benefit from more intensive, one-on-one tuition

  • access special opportunities for higher-level study through masterclasses and professional placements

  • take advanced classes in your specialisation

  • become a member of a small but distinctive community within the wider University.

You’ll focus your abilities in one of following specialisations: 

  • Performance (Classical or Jazz or Voice)

  • Creative Arts (Composition or Popular Music or Sonic Arts)

  • Research Studies (Musicology or Music Education/Pedagogy)

Note: You must maintain a GPA of 5.0 or you’ll be required to transfer to the Bachelor of Music.

Where could it take you

  • Your advanced professional training will give you significant employment advantages in the music industry. You could secure a place in a world-class symphony orchestra. You might perform internationally as an influential jazz virtuoso, or win an Academy Award for Best Score as a film composer. Perhaps you’ll discover an entirely new genre of music.

CRICOS: 097522E

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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

Accompanist, Art Director, Arts Administrator, Band Musician, Music Journalist / Music Critic, Music Technologist, Music Tutor, Musical Theatre Performer, Musician / Singer, Musicologist, Chamber Musician, Opera Singer, Composer, Conductor, Production Assistant, Recording Artist / Musician, Research and Education, Singer, Instrumentalist.

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Overseas Student Health Cover

Overseas student health cover: $609 per year

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