Advanced Diploma of Music

If you have completed an Advanced Diploma of Music [CUA60515] with TAFENSW you have guaranteed entry into the Bachelor of Music and you will have 100 credit points applied to your University record, this is over one year of full time study in credit. The interview/audition requirement of admission to this degree will also be waived for students entering via this pathway.

Credit details for the Advanced Diploma of Music
Pathway codeDegreeCredit grantedCredit details
Bachelor of Music 1659100 credit points
(140 credit points remain)
Pathway to BMus credit details

Next steps for current students:

  1. Complete section 1 and 2 of the enrolment process, as detailed on the How do I enrol webpage(opens in a new window)
  2. Claim your Pathways credit online(opens in a new window)
  3. Continue from section 3 of the enrolment process.

If there is no pathway listed from your completed qualification to your chosen degree, please instead lodge an application for Credit for Prior Learning to be assessed for potential credit.

Credit details for the Bachelor of Music:

  • 10cp - PERF 2030 Musicology as a Professional Practice
  • 10cp - PERF 1010 Music Performance 1
  • 10cp - PERF 1014 Music Production
  • 10cp - PERF 1016 Popular Music Histories
  • 10cp - PERF 1012 Music Performance 2
  • 10cp - PERF 1025 Sound Design and New Electronic Media
  • 20cp - unspecified electives - Level 1^
  • 20cp - unspecified electives - Level 2^

^ You can choose to be assessed for specified credit as a replacement for the 20cp of the 40cp of unspecified electives. Should you wish to pursue this option please contact your Head of Program, their contact information can be found in the course entry for this degree in the Handbook(opens in a new window) The alternative units you may be awarded are:

  • 10cp - PERF 1015 Music Theory Fundamentals
  • 10cp - PERF 1024 Music Theory and Songwriting