MUSA396-21A (C) Any Time Start 2021

Music Internship

30 points

Start Date: Monday, 4 January 2021
End Date: Sunday, 2 January 2022
Withdrawal Dates
The withdrawal dates for this course (both with and without fee refund) will be confirmed once a) the course start date and b) course length is confirmed. Students are advised to consult the department for further information.


A significant music internship associated with a community or industry-focused project.

This course offers the opportunity to be involved in a significant community or industry-based music project, to be mentored through the process, and to create a reflective journal and present a seminar on the experience.

Learning Outcomes

  • Upon successful completion of MUSA396, students will have had experience in :
  • Researching, planning, presenting and implementing a significant musical project;
  • Applying specific disciplinary knowledge within a community environment;
  • Using a self-reflective approach to devise and analyse problem-solving initiatives;
  • Critically evaluating project outcomes.
    • University Graduate Attributes

      This course will provide students with an opportunity to develop the Graduate Attributes specified below:

      Critically competent in a core academic discipline of their award

      Students know and can critically evaluate and, where applicable, apply this knowledge to topics/issues within their majoring subject.

      Employable, innovative and enterprising

      Students will develop key skills and attributes sought by employers that can be used in a range of applications.

      Engaged with the community

      Students will have observed and understood a culture within a community by reflecting on their own performance and experiences within that community.


Any 60 points at 200 level from the Schedule V of the MusB, special application and interview and the permission of the Head of School.



Course Coordinator

Reuben de Lautour


Assessment Due Date Percentage  Description
Seminar Presentation and Reflective Portfolio 40%
Assessments set by the School of Music Academic Advisor (normally two) 40% These may consist of literature review, written research assignment(s), etc
On-Site Evaluation 20%

Please check the course LEARN page for further details and updates.

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $1,754.00

International fee $8,400.00

* 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 .

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