This qualification reflects the role of individuals who possess a sound theoretical knowledge base and use a range of specialised, technical or managerial competencies to plan, carry out and evaluate own work and/or that of a team. Job roles include Assistant Sound Engineer and Sound Designer.
Note: Completion of a TAFE SA course does not guarantee an employment outcome. Formal requirements other than educational qualifications (eg licensing, professional registration), may apply to some occupations.
Qualifications & Skills Covered
Diploma of Music Industry (Sound Production)
This course delivers a comprehensive knowledge of studio and live sound technology and operations as well as practical studio and venue operational skills for those wanting to gain professional competency in studio recording, live sound and digital software such as Pro Tools, as well as planning and design, installation and operation of live sound production equipment. Access to optional real-world work experience opportunities in industry also exist. To complete the qualification you are required to complete all 4 core units and 12 elective units.
Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency but not the full qualification are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.
of TAFE SA graduates find jobs or continue studying.
of TAFE SA graduates are satisfied with the overall quality of training.
* 2017 NCVER Student Outcomes Survey findings