Massey University Bachelor of Commercial Music Scholarship
About the Bachelor of Commercial Music
The Bachelor of Commercial Music is a brand new degree which launched in 2016. The degree addresses the creation, production, promotion and distribution of tomorrow’s music. Future focused and new technology driven, it emphasises originality and innovation, and is led by practicing musicians and industry experts.
The Bachelor of Commercial Music offers a choice of three majors - music practice, music technology, music industry - and a range of collaborative courses.
Music practice: Study cross-genre instrument performance and musicianship, computer-based production techniques and contemporary composition.
Music technology: Study engineering and production, live sound and lighting, interface and interaction, software and hardware development and electronics.
Music industry: Study artist development and management, labels and distribution, music publishing, one-off and large-scale live events, and future industry trends.
Core courses: Join with students from other majors to study courses covering music video production, web development, musicology, gigs and touring, recording and music media.
About the scholarships
Starting in 2018, the Commercial Music degree will offer three $7,500 scholarships ($2,500 for each year for three years). These scholarships will be granted one for each Major:
• Music Practice
• Music Technology
• Music Industry