This program structure applies to students commencing in 2019.
This program structure applies to students commencing in 2019. If you commenced prior to 2019 please consult the Handbook for the year in which you started.
The Bachelor of Music (Honours) is specifically for high-achieving students already admitted to the Bachelor of Music program. It allows Bachelor of Music students to spend their final year of study completing a research thesis or a practice-based research project and thesis as well as undertaking discipline specific research training through the coursework component.
An Advanced Entry Scheme is available to suitably qualified applicants. Students admitted into the advanced entry scheme may receive a block credit of up to 36 UOC in Level 1 music courses.
The first three years of the Bachelor of Music and Bachelor of Music (Honours) are common to both degrees. Before transferring to the Bachelor of Music (Honours) students must successfully complete all core and stream requirements for levels 1-3 of the Bachelor of Music and attain a minimum WAM of 70 in Music courses. Students undertaking the Bachelor of Music (Honours) in Dual mode must complete all core and stream requirements for levels 1-3 (96 UOC) of the Bachelor of Music before proceeding to level 4.
The Bachelor of Media (Communication &, Journalism) component is structured to offer a philosophical and cultural foundation in the media studies core as well as conceptual and practical skills in communication and journalism.
This double degree provides graduates with great opportunities to work across a wide range of communication disciplines and fields.
5 years full time,
Graduates of Creative Arts undergraduate courses at University of New South Wales (UNSW) rated their degrees as follows:
Teaching quality: 57.9% (national average 72.0%)
Improved skills: 68.9% (national average 77.3%)
Overall satisfaction: 60.4% (national average 75.3%)
The ratings above refer to the proportion of surveyed graduates who agreed with the statement about their undergraduate degree from University of New South Wales (UNSW). You can find out more about these results here.
Graduates of Creative Arts undergraduate courses at University of New South Wales (UNSW) had the following employment outcomes:
Employed full time: 68.1% (national average 52.1%)
Studying full time: 14.3% (national average 25.5%)
Median full time salary: $50,000 (national average $47,000)
You can find out more about employment outcome results here.
University of New South Wales (UNSW) Code: 3594