MUSA151-21S1 (C) Semester One 2021

The Music Industry

15 points

Details:
Start Date: Monday, 22 February 2021
End Date: Sunday, 27 June 2021
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 7 March 2021
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 14 May 2021

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.

Timetable 2021

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 14:00 - 16:00 Arts Centre 203 Camerata 22 Feb - 28 Mar
26 Apr - 6 Jun
Tutorial A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 13:00 - 14:00 A7
22 Feb - 4 Apr
26 Apr - 6 Jun

Lecturer

Yoomia Sim (Music)

Assessment

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

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $877.00

International fee $4,200.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

For further information see Humanities and Creative Arts .

All MUSA151 Occurrences

  • MUSA151-21S1 (C) Semester One 2021
  • MUSA151-21S2 (C) Semester Two 2021 - Not Offered – replaced with another occurrence