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Students who commenced study in 2016 should refer to this area of study entry for direction on the requirments; to check which units are currently available for enrolment, refer to the unit indexes in the the current edition of the Handbook. If you have any queries contact the managing faculty for your area of study.

Undergraduate

Commencement year

This area of study entry applies to students commencing this course in 2016 and should be read in conjunction with the relevant course entry in the Handbook.

Any units listed for this area of study relate only to the 'Requirements' outlined in the Faculty of Arts component of any bachelors double degrees.

Unit codes that are not linked to their entry in the Handbook are not available for study in the current year.

Managing faculty

Faculty of Arts

Offered by

Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music

Coordinator

Associate Professor Thomas Reiner

Websites

Faculty of Arts

Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music

Location

Clayton

Through this specialisation you will acquire experience and skills in music composition. The program offers supervision of your compositional projects and encourages work in various media, including acoustic, electronic, and contemporary solo and ensemble combinations. You will also have the opportunity to work with and have your compositions performed by several large and small ensembles in the Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music.

Relevant courses

Bachelors

Single degrees

Successful completion of this specialisation can be counted towards meeting the requirements for the following single degree:

Students in other single bachelor's degrees are not eligible to complete this specialisation.

Double degrees

Successful completion of this specialisation can be counted towards meeting the requirements for the Bachelor of Music component in the following double degrees:

  • A2004 Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Music
  • B2022 Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Music
  • D3004 Bachelor of Education (Honours) and Bachelor of Music
  • L3006 Bachelor of Laws (Honours) and Bachelor of Music
  • S2005 Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Music