Honours Degree of Bachelor of Music (Jazz Performance)

Turn high-achieving into a higher degree

There are many reasons we encourage graduates to apply for an honours year. You might want to build the necessary foundations for postgraduate research. You could be seeking answers to questions no one else is asking in the music world. Perhaps you’re pursuing a career as a performer and want to gain a competitive edge in the industry.

Entry into honours is selective and the work at this level is challenging. You should discuss your eligibility with the Honours Convenor, then lodge an expression of interest with the Faculty of Arts, Business, Law and Economics.

What will you do?

  • Attend regular classes for advanced coursework.
  • Partner with an academic mentor who’ll support and encourage your musical development.
  • Present a major music project.
  • Hone your ability to write, think and communicate creatively.

  • Perform above and beyond the rest
  • Demonstrate your ability for advanced study
  • Be part of a community of world-leading academics

Entry Requirements

Please note: For programs including placements and/or study-related activities in settings where COVID-19 vaccination is mandatory, it is an inherent requirement that all students be fully vaccinated prior to undertaking the placement and/or study-related activity.
From 30 June 2023, in accordance with Australian government requirements, the University will be returning to face-to-face teaching for all students where it is safe and practical to do so. For students with circumstances where it would not be practical or safe to travel to Australia, exemptions may apply. Students are encouraged to regularly check Study in 2023 and International Student Covid-19 FAQ for information and updates.

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Admissions information

SATAC Code 3BH073
Deferment No
Intake February and July*
*subject to availability
Selection Criteria
How to Apply
SATAC Code: 3BH073

Fees and Scholarships

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Indicative annual tuition fees
Commonwealth-supported place: $8,100

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Scholarships

These scholarships, as well as many others funded by industry and non-profit organisations, are available to potential and currently enrolled students.

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Careers

Potential careers

Performer, Jazz Musician

Degree Structure

Academic Program Rules

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Example Study Plan

Study plans are available on the Faculty of Arts website.

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Last updated: Thursday, 19 Jan 2023