MUSA151-19S2 (C) Semester Two 2019

The Music Industry

15 points
15 Jul 2019 - 10 Nov 2019

This occurrence is not offered

Description

This course is designed for musicians who seek to understand the current state of the music industry and learn principles of marketing for musicians. The course covers application processes and funding structures, basic business skills for musicians, and the issues associated with copyright and the internet-based dissemination of music.

This course is designed for musicians who seek to understand the current state of the music industry and learn principles of marketing for modern day musicians. The course covers application processes and funding structures, basic business skills for musicians, branding and how to manage and create their own career. This course aims to give the modern day musicians tools to succeed in the industry.

Learning Outcomes

Students who pass this course will have developed:
● Knowledge of the current music industry both national and global;
● Knowledge of the principles of marketing for musicians;
● Knowledge of small business skills;
● Knowledge of tax for musicians;
● Knowledge of copyright law and issues;
● Knowledge of funding structures and grant application processes;
● Knowledge of current internet-based dissemination and presentation methods.

Lecturers

Glenda Keam and Justin DeHart

Assessment

Assessment Due Date Percentage 
Website Analysis 25%
Test 20%
Interview-based Research Assignment 30%
Funding Application 25%

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $850.00

International fee $3,775.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

For further information see Humanities and Creative Arts.

All MUSA151 Occurrences

  • MUSA151-19S2 (C) Semester Two 2019 - Not Offered