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Postgraduate Diploma in Music

Victoria University of Wellington

Subject area

Music

Duration

1

1 Year

Total student fees

$8,329

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Holders of the Postgraduate Diploma in Music will have a high level of artistic accomplishment in musical performance or sound-based creativity. Performers will have a high degree of confidence to apply for auditions and competitions, and will have the ability to apply skills and attributes essential to a professional performing career in music. Composers and sonic artists will have a high standard of work presentation, and a high degree of individuality and originality.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Bachelor of Music and either passed an audition (Performance), or submitted an acceptable portfolio of compositions (Composition), or sound-based works (Sonic Arts).

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


Duration

1 Year


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$8,329 $8,329
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$12,243 $12,243
Total $20,572 $20,572

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.


Student Success

N/A


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings $31,204
Earnings range $15,569 - $48,959
In employment 67%
In further study 25%
On a benefit N/A

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Scholarship information

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 842 864
Phone: (04) 472 1000
Fax: (04) 499 4601
Email: info-desk@vuw.ac.nz
Web: http://www.vuw.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

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.

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