Diploma in Contemporary Music
ATC New Zealand
Total student fees
over 1 Year - details
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
Graduates have developed a broad range of musical skills and theoretical knowledge to an intermediate level. They are equipped for further study in a broad range of fields including music, business and technology.
Key Information for Students
Entry is open to applicants aged 17 years and older. Entry is by practical audition and interview, and acceptance of the academic background of the applicant as provided in appropriate transcripts. International students must also have an IELTS Academic score of 6 with no band score lower than 5.5 (or equivalent). Where the number of applicants for places in the programme exceed the number of places available priority is given to learners who have performed well in auditions, who we believe to have a good chance of success in the programme, or who are believed likely to benefit the most from the programme.
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
|Earnings range||$18,007 - $37,818|
|In further study||35%|
|On a benefit||11%|
All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
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Awards of up to $10,000 are granted annually
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.
Where does this information come from?
The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.
The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.
NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.