ECU top in teaching quality
For the fifth year in a row, ECU has received the top undergraduate teaching quality ranking of all 37 public universities in Australia.
ECU was also the top-ranked public university in Australia for undergraduate skills development for the sixth year in a row.
View QILT results. Good Universities Guide
In the 2021 Good Universities Guide, ECU graduates have given us a 5-star rating for teaching quality, skills development, student support, learning resources, learner engagement and overall student experience.
The 5-star rating for undergraduate teaching quality has now been achieved for 14 straight years.
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Good Universities Guide. THE Impact Rankings
ECU has been ranked in the top 50 for Gender Equality (24th), Good Health and Wellbeing (24th) and Quality Education (41st) in the 2021 Times Higher Education Impact rankings, showing how universities are working towards the achievement of the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals.
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THE Impact Rankings THE Young University Rankings
ECU has been ranked in the world's top 100 universities under 50 years old in the 2020 Times Higher Education (THE) Young Universities Rankings,
THE World University Rankings.
Unit set overview
Availability & Campus
JO - Joondalup
BU - South West
ML - Mount Lawley
OL - Online
Year 1 - VET Full
Aural 2 Unit Code Unit Title Analyse harmony
Ensemble 2 Unit Code Unit Title Present a music performance Lead music rehearsals Provide musical leadership in performance
History 2 Unit Code Unit Title Critique cultural works
Media Performance Unit Code Unit Title Manage stagecraft aspects of performances
OHS Unit Code Unit Title Establish and maintain safe creative practice
Principal Study Unit Code Unit Title Refine performance techniques and expand repertoire
Songwriting 2 Unit Code Unit Title Extend techniques for arranging music Extend techniques for composing music
Theory 2 Unit Code Unit Title Analyse music
Studio Skills Unit Code Unit Title Perform accompaniment Year 1 - Semester 1
Copyright 2 Unit Code Unit Title Manage intellectual property to protect and grow business Year 1 - Semester 2
Business Skills 2 Unit Code Unit Title Apply concepts of music and society to professional practice Engage in the business of creative practice
For more detailed unit information for this VET Specialisation take a look at our
Handbook. To organise your life for next semester visit the Semester timetable. Student handbook
This specialisation is ideally suited for the musician, singer and/or songwriter aiming to sustain a career in the music industry.
Possible future job titles
Musician, Performance Artist, Composer, Performer, Entertainer
This VET Specialisation can be studied in the following courses