Contemporary Music Performance

Certificate in Contemporary Music Performance

Is music your passion? Is your goal to work in the music industry? If you play or sing, UCOL's Certificate in Contemporary Music can help you on your way.

This one year programme provides an opportunity to develop your individual and band performance across a number of popular music styles. You will also gain skills in live sound and recording, theory, song writing / composition and music management.
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Where will I learn?

The programme is based at the Palmerston North, Wairarapa and Whanganui campuses.

 

Diploma in Contemporary Music Performance

An exciting new programme, UCOL’s Diploma in Contemporary Music Performance is designed to expand on skills established in the Certificate in Contemporary Music Performance. A special focus on composing, arranging, performing and recording original material will help prepare you for self-employment as a professional musician.

The Diploma in Contemporary Music Performance creates a pathway for you to apply for degree programmes at other institutions. It is also considered to be a complete training qualification for you to work as a professional in the music industry. During the year you will have the opportunity to perform in bands and learn to record in the UCOL hi-tech rooms and recording studio.

The Diploma in Contemporary Music Performance is a Level 5, 120 credit programme, typically delivered full-time at our Palmerston North campus over a period of 34 weeks.

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Where will I learn?

The programme is based at the Palmerston North campus.