Bachelor of Music

Career opportunities

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Graduates of the Bachelor of Music will:

1. The ability to create, produce and/or perform music to a professional standard in a variety of contexts.

2. The ability to work collaboratively as required by the wider music industry.

3. To act independently and/or competently manage small and large scale projects.

4. The ability to problem-solve and have critical insights within the relevant musical situation.

5. The capacity to converse effectively in a variety of musical contexts using a range of communication strategies and technologies.

6. The ability to demonstrate a critical and scholarly appreciation of music and its many aesthetics from an historical and socio-cultural perspective.

7. The ability to act as an advocate for music communities and professional bodies.

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Careers by major

The following list provides some example jobs available to graduates of a Bachelor of Music. Some of these jobs will depend on the amount and level of study undertaken, level of experience, the combination of other majors and electives studied, while some may require further study.


Not everyone uses their degree in the same way and the transferable skills gained through university study may allow graduates to pursue a range of careers that might not be directly linked to their study. Below is a sample list of job titles that might be suitable for graduates with the skills gained upon completion of the Bachelor of Music.

Some of these jobs will depend upon the amount and level of study undertaken, level of experience, and the combination of other majors and electives studied, for example some may require further study.

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