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Diploma in  Music Performance

Program code: 1605
CRICOS code: CONCURR

Location

St Lucia

Duration

4 Years part-time (only available as part-time study)

Commencing

Semester 1 (24 Feb, 2020)
Semester 2 (27 Jul, 2020)

Why study the Diploma in Music Performance

The Diploma of Music Performance is offered concurrently with any undergraduate program offered by this University. This program provides an excellent opportunity for students to maintain or develop their interests and skills in music ensemble training which encourages vigorous and enthusiastic participation enabling experience to be gained through participation in ensemble rehearsals and performances. Ensembles work towards developing excellence in rhythmic accuracy, pitch discrimination, acquiring a full dynamic range, and developing musical style and vitality through a variety of rehearsal techniques employed by each ensemble director.

Summary

  • Program code
    1605
  • Faculty
  • Duration
    4 Years part-time (only available as part-time study)
  • Commencing
    Semester 1 (24 Feb, 2020)
    Semester 2 (27 Jul, 2020)
  • Program level
    Undergraduate
  • Units
    16
  • Delivery location
    St Lucia
  • AQF
    Level 5
  • CRICOS code
    CONCURR

Admissions criteria

Prerequisites

Entry to the Diploma requires admission to a University of Queensland degree program and eligibility for admission to the Bachelor of Arts program.

View the Prerequisites guide for more information about subject equivalents for interstate high schools, overseas high schools, university subjects and pathways and bridging programs.

English Proficiency

IELTS overall 6.5; reading 6; writing 6; speaking 6; listening 6. For other English Language Proficiency Tests and Scores approved for UQ

TOEFL IBT - Overall 87, listening 19, reading 19, writing 21 and speaking 19.

TOEFL PB - Overall 570, listening 54, reading 54, writing 59/5.

Pearsons - Overall Score of 64 and 60 in all sub bands.

BEP - A minimum overall grade of 4 plus a minimum grade of C in all macro skills.

CES - Overall 176 and 169 in all sub bands.

OET is not accepted.

view the English proficiency policy.

Visa requirements

International students who are accepted into full-time study in the Diploma in Music Performance are eligible to apply for an Australian student visa.

The Australian Government has simplified the visa application process. Now, all international students apply for the Student Visa (subclass 500).

There are a number of requirements you must satisfy before a visa is granted. Find out more about the visa application process.

Program structure

Courses

The courses offered in the Diploma in Music Performance are set out in the course list. Each course is allocated a certain number of units (#).

Courses Program Rules

The Program Rules explain what is required to complete the Diploma in Music Performance. These requirements include the total number of units you need to complete in order to graduate.

Program Rules

To have your degree conferred, you also need to comply with UQ’s policies and rules.

Programs and Courses

If you're a current student who has already commenced study at UQ, refer to Programs and Courses in my.UQ for full information about your program structure, rules and requirements.

Financial aid

As an international student, you might be eligible for financial aid – either from your home country, or from the Australian Government.

Find out more about financial aid, including scholarships and financial aid programs.

Indicative annual fee

AUD $34,800
Indicative fee 2020

The "indicative annual fee" is the cost of enrolling in the Diploma in Music Performance for the 2020 academic year. It is calculated based on a standard full-time study load.

A standard full-time study load is 16 units per academic year. The fee for part-time study is proportionately lower.

All fees are reviewed annually.

Visit Tuition fees for more information.

Scholarships

International students are eligible to apply for a number of scholarships and prizes. These may be offered by the University, the Australian Government, foreign governments, or private organisations.

Many scholarships have specific eligibility criteria and are very competitive. More information, including information about how to apply, is available on the Scholarships website.

Applying online

The Diploma in Music Performance is a concurrent diploma. This means that in order to enrol you must be studying a bachelor’s program at UQ.

Applications need to be lodged via the mySI-net undergraduate diploma request page.

Additional application information

Entry to the Diploma requires admission to a University of Queensland degree program and eligibility for admission to the Bachelor of Arts program. International students can undertake the concurrent diploma but they must ensure that the programs are completed within the time frame of the student visa.

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