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Bachelor of Recording Arts

SAE Institute

Subject area

Electrical and Electronic Engineering and Technology not elsewhere classified

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Entry requirements

To be eligible for admission, domestic students must be 17 years of age, have SC/NCEA level 1 Mathematics and Science and a good command of oral and written English; international students must be18 years of age, have SC/NCEA equivalent qualifications, IE

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The Bachelor of Recording Arts is an opportunity to deepen your understanding of the audio and music industries, incorporating the development of creative skills and research methods necessary in today's highly competitive industry environment. Apart from furthering the development of music production skills relevant to commercial and non-commercial music markets, this stage also develops the understanding of relevant aspects of business management and legal matters as well as communication and research skills. You will meet high profile industry professionals up close in small workshops and seminars who can give you an insight into their perspectives, and share their knowledge and experience. This degree is research based, opening the way to the highest levels of academic education (master's and PhD). SAE has a number of pathways into several programmes of study in New Zealand and overseas.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Electrical and Electronic Engineering and Technology at this level can earn:


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Data as at November 2022

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Edna Waddell Undergraduate Scholarships for Women in Technology and Engineering

Provided by:

Universities New Zealand – Te Pōkai Tara - Scholarships



$5,000 each

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AUT International Excellence Scholarship - South Asia


NZD$5,000Contribution to fees

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (09) 373 4712
Fax: (09) 373 4713

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