Certificate III in Music Industry (Electronic Music Creation and Performance focus)

Course code: CUA30915

This program is unique in that it provides an Electronic Music Creation and Performance focus. Industry experience shows this is in line with current workplace practices, as well as a focal point for students. This program enables students to apply a broad range of knowledge and skills in varied work contexts in the music industry. The VET courses prepare students for work in the music industry in areas such as performance, critical listening, music management and music promotions.

For more information about the course, download the Information Booklet.
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  • Sample competencies covered in both Units include:
    • Perform basic sound editing
    • Use advance features of computer applications
    • Incorporate music technology into performance
    • Develop simple musical pieces using electronic media
    • Compose simple songs or musical pieces

Sydney Road Community School

COSAMP (College of Sound and Music Production)
RTO Number: 41549

Units 1 & 2 combined with Units 3 & 4 | Wednesdays 1.30pm – 5.00pm

Part Time / Face to Face

This is a two year course.

Assessment may be a combination of written and online assignments, tests, examinations and practical application projects.

Work placement is not required.

Contact the VET Coordinator at your Secondary College for specific information regarding your College’s application process. Your VET Coordinator and/or staff from your Secondary College will assist you with planning for your VCE or VCAL certificate and will advise you where a VET Course fits within this plan. They will also give you information about travel arrangements and any costs associated with VET Courses.

For information on the IMVC Application Process please go to About VET Delivered in Schools.

Contact your school to discuss fees for VET courses.

VCAL: This program contributes to the Industry Specific Skills Strand and may also contribute to the Work Related Skills Strand of VCAL.

VCE: Students who successfully complete Certificate III in Music will be eligible for up to four units of credit towards their VCE: up to two at the Units 1 & 2 level and a Units 3 & 4 sequence.

ATAR: This course is not a Scored Assessment program, thus students do not sit an exam at the end of the second year.

  • Music Production
  • Sound Designer
  • Performer
  • Promoter

There are no prerequisites. This course is not a Scored Assessment program; thus students do not sit an exam at the end of the second year. This is a decision that has been made by the course trainers to provide a robust and inclusive package of UoCs that are in line with current music industry trends, as well as the interests and needs of Sydney Road Community School students.