Diploma of Music with specialisation in Contemporary Performance

JMC Academy

Course details

CRICOS course code: 058467G

Level of study: Pathways to Undergraduate

Summary

Discover and develop your singular musical talent in a rapidly expanding industry, and be taught by experienced and respected musicians through a JMC Diploma of Music. Explore live sound and recording, employ industry-standard software like Pro Tools, Logic and Sibelius, and hone your craft performing live at iconic music venues and events throughout your course. You will also receive weekly one-on-one private lessons on your major instrument to improve your technical facility, musicality, and performance skills.

Explore some of the basic concepts, principles, and theory of contemporary music, and improve your recognition and understanding of music and musical styles. You will also investigate the processes involved with performing in an ensemble, and developing a repertoire for live performance. You will also get exclusive access to masterclasses led by industry professionals and international artists, that will expose you to a complete range of performance techniques.

Technology & Facilities

Designed for recording high-quality demos and mastering performance, JMC Academy’s recording studios feature ProTools, Logic, Ableton Live and Native Instruments, along with MIDI keyboard controllers and monitors and top of the range microphones. Nationally we have over 30 fully fitted rehearsal studios and performance spaces equipped with sound systems, digital and acoustic pianos and drum kits.

Duration

When undertaken full-time, the Diploma of Music can be completed in 8 months (2 trimesters).

Upon successful completion of the Diploma qualification, students are eligible to continue their studies into the bachelor’s degree with advanced standing of two trimesters.

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
22,600 Per Year
Read moreFee per trimester: 11,300; Total tuition fee: 22,600
Sep 2022
Jun 2023
8 months
Read more8 months (2 trimesters)

Full time
Melbourne (Park Street) Campus
208 Park Street
South Melbourne Victoria 3205
Australia
22,600 Per Year
Read moreFee per trimester: 11,300; Total tuition fee: 22,600
Sep 2022
Jun 2023
8 months
Read more8 months (2 trimesters)

Full time
Melbourne (Bank Street) Campus
169-171 Bank Street
South Melbourne Victoria 3205
Australia

Entry criteria

  • Successful completion of a senior secondary school certificate
  • English proficiency: minimum IELTS 6.0 overall (with no single band score below 5.5) or equivalent (Contact us for more information)
  • Interview
  • Must be at least 18 years old at course commencement
  • Audition

Address

JMC Academy
Sydney Campus
561 Harris Street
Ultimo New South Wales 2007
Australia
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