Music and Production

Music and Production

22 Courses

Study a music course to master your performance technique or find out what happens behind the scenes in this ever-changing industry. Learn how to support artists in making their dreams come true with a music industry course or be at the centre of live shows and make the lights, sound and vision the best they can be. Get tips on freelancing in the gig economy and be ready to start your own creative small business.

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Costume

Start with a solid knowledge of fabric design and construction principles but reach for the stars as you create elaborate costumes for performers in film, theatre, opera and TV.

  • Graduate Diploma Live Production and Technical Services

    CUA50415-02

    Learn to create amazing costumes for the exciting world of theatre, film or TV as you specialise in this niche area. You will gain hands-on experience working behind the scenes in real live productions, and have opportunities to collaborate with a variety of industry professionals.

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Electronic Music Production

If beats make you move, master your craft in electronic music. Record, sample, edit and mix, plus bolster your business smarts with copyright and freelancing skills.

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Live Production

Whether it’s an intimate bar performance or a sold-out stadium, make the show spectacular with sound, lighting and visual effects. Set up the stage and operate technical systems.

  • Certificate III Live Production and Services

    CUA30415-01

    This course is your certified backstage pass to the world of live cultural entertainment. Take the next step towards your dream job as a stage technician. Learn the skills you need to work behind the scenes at gigs, venues and theatres to bring productions to life.

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  • Advanced Diploma Live Production and Management Services

    CUA60213-01

    Dim the lights and turn the production dial up to eleven as you create costumes and props for world famous events. Push your imagination to new levels as you manage lighting and sound design for performance projects and bring your vision to life with a collaborative team of creatives.

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  • Graduate Diploma Live Production and Technical Services

    CUA50415-01

    Shine the spotlight firmly on your career and strengthen your live production skills. Set yourself up for a senior role behind the scenes in festivals, gigs, theatre and events, and learn how to effectively collaborate with musicians, performers and your production crew.

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Music Business

Know the machine behind the number ones. Get to grips with copyright and royalties, marketing and publicity campaigns, artist management, publishing, distribution and more.

  • Certificate III Music Industry

    CUA30915-03

    Go backstage and discover how the music business works as you book gigs, promote artists and begin establishing your network of contacts. Be the force behind the music and work for record companies, independent labels and music publishing.

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  • Graduate Diploma Music Industry

    CUA50815-03

    Go behind the scenes of the music industry and develop your music business acumen. Learn the essential skills to take on roles with record labels, management and touring agencies, build your career around your passion for creativity, and help shape the music of the future.

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Music Industry

Get a broad look at the music industry with a course that covers music performance, recording and live production, as well as need-to-know issues like copyright.

  • Certificate II Music Industry

    CUA20615-01

    Launch your journey into the vast and creative sphere of music. Explore different career options in the music industry and develop essential industry skills, including performing, staging and recording. You don’t need any experience, just a keen ear and a passion for music.

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  • Certificate III Music Industry

    CUA30915-01

    Hit the right note and gain an understanding of the music industry with foundational skills in music performance, recording and live production. Be successful in this course and be job-ready to work in a dynamic industry at an assistant level.

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Performance

Stretch your vocal range or master an instrument with a course that supports your path to the stage and recording studio. Gain confidence and learn secrets of the music business.

  • Certificate III Music Industry

    CUA30915-04

    Take place centre stage and develop a broad range of skills that build on your ability as an instrumentalist, vocalist, composer or songwriter. Gain an introduction to music industry job roles, genres and copyright, and become a well-rounded, versatile musician and performer.

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  • Certificate III Community Dance, Theatre and Events

    CUA30213-01

    Take the stage and embark on an exciting career in the Performing Arts. Workshop your creative ideas with industry professionals, develop your acting, singing and dancing skills in hands-on projects, and gain real-world experience in theatrical and live musical productions.

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  • Certificate IV Music Industry

    CUA40915-02

    Let your talent for music and performance take centre stage and build the basis of a long-lasting career in the industry as you develop the right skills, the right attitude and the right connections to help you succeed in this competitive, dynamic industry.

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  • Advanced Diploma Music Industry

    CUA60515-02

    Take the stage as a confident performer and learn a wide range of industry skills as you connect with the vibrant TAFE NSW music community. Excel in your musicianship and recording knowledge as you develop your ability to pursue a career as a professional singer, songwriter or musician.

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  • Graduate Diploma Music Industry

    CUA50815-04

    Hit the right career note as you build on your industry experience in performance, composition and music production. Enhance your artistic practice, develop your theory and performance techniques, collaborate with other musicians and establish lifelong music industry networks.

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Screen and Media

Tap into your storytelling nature and refine your technical and creative communication skills. Master classic techniques and new so you can inspire, entertain and inform the world.

  • Certificate III Screen and Media

    CUA31015-01

    Take the first step in your artistic journey and explore a career in film and tv, animation, games, digital media, radio broadcasting or podcasting. Gain a solid introduction to the industry, discover your screen and media niche and be a part of the creative future.

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  • Certificate IV Screen and Media

    CUA41215-02

    Turn your ideas from imagination into reality and become a digital media artist or special effects designer. Create visual effects (VFX) and animation on state-of-the-art technology, develop your presentation skills and launch your career in the evolving design services industry.

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  • Certificate IV Screen and Media

    CUA41215-01

    Take the leap into film, radio or TV and turn your artistic ambitions into reality. Specialise in the creative field that speaks to you, learn from screen and media industry experts and put your passion for creativity and storytelling to use in this dynamic and evolving field.

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  • Advanced Diploma Screen and Media

    CUA60615-01

    Entertain, inspire and inform the world as you hone your talents in film and television, radio and podcast journalism, animation or game development. Finesse your specialised expertise in your chosen creative field and turn your artistic ambitions into reality.

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  • Graduate Diploma Screen and Media

    CUA51015-02

    Explore and create new digital worlds in an exciting, creative industry. Focus on animation and visual effects (VFX) and develop the in-demand skills required for a career in the competitive and exciting world of screen and media.

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  • Graduate Diploma Screen and Media

    CUA51015-01

    Set the stage for your screen and media career and gain the practical experience you need to be job ready for the industry. Specialise in your field of interest ranging from film, TV, radio and podcasts to visual effects (VFX) or games design.

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Sound Production

Master the audio engineering skills you need to operate PA systems and mixing consoles. Capture an artist’s essence in the studio and deliver clear sound at a live show.

  • Certificate III Music Industry

    CUA30915-02

    Turn up the volume on your sound production career with this course designed for budding music producers and sound engineers who want to work in the evolving music industry. Learn the fundamentals of audio sound production and electronic music, and launch your recording future.

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  • Advanced Diploma Music Industry

    CUA60515-04

    Bring your music career to life and learn a wide range of skills in studio recording or electric music production. Whether you want to work in audio engineering or as a songwriter, TAFE NSW’s vibrant music community equips you with the skills to create dynamic sounds for generations to come.

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  • Graduate Diploma Music Industry

    CUA50815-02

    Take your career in sound design, music production and distribution up an octave and join a billion-dollar industry while you pursue your creative dream. Strengthen your technical ability to create albums, collaborate with fellow artists and explore the world of audio post-production.

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