Graduate Certificate in Contemporary Music
Southern Institute of Technology
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
The overall aim of the Graduate Certificate in Contemporary Music programme is to equip graduates, who may have majored in a different discipline, with the skills and knowledge that fulfil the expectations of the contemporary music industry, its practitioners and clients. Graduate Certificate students will broaden their knowledge and focus on a targeted area of Contemporary Music which will enhance their professional skills or allow them to staircase to further study.
Key Information for Students
Entry is open to degree graduates. However, those who are able to demonstrate equivalent practical, professional or educational experience of an appropriate kind may be granted admission. In addition, all applicants must gain approval from the Programme Manager regarding paper selection, and any applicable pre requisite requirements. Where the requisite knowledge or skill does not exist to allow direct entry into a Level 6 or 7 paper, some Level 5 study may be required in addition to the credit requirements.
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:
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All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
Examples of related scholarships
Fehl Music Scholarship
Victoria University of Wellington - The Scholarships Office
*See additional information
Alex Lindsay Memorial Award (National)
NZ Symphony Orchestra - The Secretary
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.