New Zealand Diploma in Music (Level 5)

Learn about performance and recorded music production, through instrument studies and other practical applications to develop competent skills and knowledge, within a creative environment.

The courses involve a range of learning experiences and performance opportunities, to prepare students for employment or self-employment.


Entry criteria


NCEA level 2 or equivalent qualification/work experience AND evidence of ability based on an audition. 


IELTS 5.5 with no band score lower than 5.0 (or equivalent) and academic requirements. 

Equipment/material requirements

Own instrument unless a vocalist. Optional but recommended: laptop computer and multimedia software.