Bachelor of Music

Music at Western

Western Sydney University’s Bachelor of Music gives you an opportunity to develop your professional and creative potential in making and appreciating a range of different types of music.

You will focus on repertoire and media of the 20th and 21st centuries and also study music from earlier historical periods. You will have opportunities to use our recording studios, multimedia and MIDI laboratories, and digital audio/video suites. 

You can also gain practical experience in performance as a soloist and in groups, concert administration and production, recording, composition, audio production, library research and retrieval, film music, and collaboration.

Kate talks about her experience studying Music at Western.

Early auditions now open

Secure an early offer in the Bachelor of Music. Register now for your audition.

Early auditions are being held on the 24-28 September. Main round auditions are also available from the 3–7 December

Course structure

The course structure is outlined in our handbook. Here you can view all of the units (subjects) you will be studying.

Fees and delivery

Fees: Varies depending on units selected. View available units in our handbook. We have developed a student contribution fee calculator to help you work out what your contribution amount is per unit.

Student contribution calculator [XLS, 133 KB]

Delivery: On campus

Fees: AUD $25,480

Delivery: On campus

 

 

Start your unlimited journey today.

"The music program at WSU is well rounded with units based on various aspects of the music industry, from classical to contemporary."

— Oliver Kirby. Bachelor of Music.

Apply now and start your unlimited journey.

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The tuition fees quoted above are the fees for the normal full-time study load of the course (80 credit points) per annum. International students will be subject to a variable fee regime; i.e. enrolled students will be required to pay fees during their course based on the approved fee for each calendar year. Fee changes (if any) will occur at 1 January each calendar year. Students who extend their course past the normal finish date of the course will be required to pay additional fees based on the prevailing fee level. Western Sydney University is a multi-campus institution. The University reserves the right to alter the location of its courses between campuses and other locations as necessary. Students should be aware of the possibility of change of location for the whole or part of courses for which they enrol and should plan for the need to travel between Western Sydney campuses.