This is Australia's first recognised music qualification designed for the modern hip hop artist.
If you want to produce, manage and develop your own career, study hip hop production, songwriting, business and performance in this intensive one year diploma.
This course is taught by some of Australia's leading hip hop artist's, including: Nfa Jones (ARIA winner, 1200 techniques, House of Beige), Dave Norris aka. Dizz1 (Roots Manuva, Aloe Blacc), Syrene Favero aka Creamy Spies (House of Beige, Remi, Sampa the Great), Rob Tremlett aka Mantra (JJJ album of the week, Promoe, Drapht, Urthboy and Illy).
You will study a combination of music management, hip hop production, songwriting and performance techniques that will come together in the completion of professional recordings of your work mixed to industry standard, performed and released.
Also included in the curriculum will be the completion of a video clip for at least one of these songs, live performance of your productions and the development of the necessary industry skills to market the product that you have created.
Over 27 weeks in our world-class venue, recording studios and production suites, and under the guidance of our industry-experienced teachers you will be mentored through the process of making and releasing your own music that will help kick start your hip hop career.
You will study:
Developing Your Performance
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16 Oct 2019 at 01:00PM AEST
February and July
Full time: 9-12 months
For information regarding dates such as enrolment, orientation and study breaks please visit the Academic Calendars page.
After you complete this course, you can apply for roles such as:
You must have:
To apply, you will need to prepare a folio that includes a combination of some of the following: a bio, press release, reviews, body of work (daw files, mp3's, sound cloud, YouTube etc.) or a live demonstration. Please note, you do not need to supply all, what we are looking for is evidence of your abilities.
Applicants who are unable to meet the entry requirements can complete an intensive preparation program and then enter the Diploma.
To assist prospective students to determine whether a course is suitable and appropriate for the individual needs, Box Hill Institute will assess all students’ language, literacy and numeracy and digital literacy by asking you to undertake a self-assessment review prior to the enrolment.
A course advisor will discuss the outcomes of the review and make recommendations about whether the course is suitable for you, and identify additional support where required.
Direct entry. You will need to:
Recognition of Prior Learning is available.
After successful completion you will gain credit when applying into all of the Box Hill Institute music degree programs. This includes Music Business, Sound Production, Performance and Composition.
This course is government accredited and has national recognition
The qualification is aligned with the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) level 5
This training is provided to eligible individuals with funds made available by the Commonwealth and Victorian Governments
|Tuition Fee Type||Estimated Fee|
|Gov. Subsidised - Standard||$6,552.00|
|Full Tuition Fee||$11,232.00|
|Service Fees||Estimated Annual Fees|
|Service & Amenities*||$155.00|
|Core Skills Support**||$75.00|
|Annual Material Fees||$483.60|
|Retain Course Items***||No fee applies|
Completion of 16 units (including 4 core and 12 electives).
Is this course for you?
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