CUA60515 Advanced Diploma of Music Industry

Take control of your career and get the elevated skills you need to thrive in the music industry. Develop the advanced knowledge and specalised creative skills required to work as a music arranger or sound engineer.

The creative arts industry plays an important role in Australia's economy. According to the Australian Government's MySkills service, it contributes over $10 billion to the our economy and employs nearly 100,000 people. The emergence of new technologies and wide range of job prospects available mean this is an exciting industry to be a part of.

In this course you will refine your skills in musicianship and performance. You will complete intensive professional training in vocal techniques, instrumentation, ensemble, and improvisation. You will also increase your theoretical understanding of music with studies in music history, analysis, technology, and business. This program is performance based with weekly concerts and a variety of gig opportunities.

This course provides the intensive professional training required for employment in the music industry as a music arranger or sound engineer.

Study mode

On Campus

Course duration

12 months


Gatton, Newton, Eureka and Wilkinson Streets, Cairns Queensland 4870


This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Radio Producer$1,350 weekly pay
Sound Engineer$1,350 weekly pay
Music Manager$1,350 weekly pay
Music Publisher$1,400 weekly pay
Music Producer$1,400 weekly pay
Audio Engineer$1,350 weekly pay
Music Composer$1,400 weekly pay

Benefits of nationally recognised training

The CUA60515 Advanced Diploma of Music Industry is a nationally recognised course delivered by TAFE Queensland, a Registered Training Organisation (RTO). An RTO is strictly regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This guarantees you will be studying a quality-assured and nationally recognised qualification.

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About this provider

TAFE Queensland is Queensland's largest, most experienced training provider. TAFE Queensland deliver practical, industry-relevant training across a range of industries from entry-level certificates to bachelor degrees, at more than 50 locations in Queensland.

Operating since 1998
Legal name TAFE Queensland
RTO code 0275