Course Title: Plan a career in music

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4128

Course Title: Plan a career in music

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 10.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


345T Media and Communication


Course Contact: Adam Lovell

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4976

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

Students will learn the skills and knowledge required to identify career pathways in the arts (music) industry appropriate to personal skills and interests and to apply this in career planning and evaluation.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUSBGE11A Plan a career in music


Develop a Career Plan

Develop and present an appropriate image

Establish and maintain industry network

Identify own skills and interests

Participate in the music industry

Use learning opportunities to develop required skills and knowledge

Learning Outcomes


Overview of Assessment

• Develop a Career Plan and develop resume (70%)
• Research a music industry organisation and present in class (30%)