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Study Studio Production at Otago

Learn digital recording, production methods and technologies and music distribution.

Over the last several decades, digital recording and production methods and technologies, as well as modes of popular music distribution and consumption have undergone considerable, and rapid, change.

Apply for the Bachelor of Music (MusB) through the Dunedin campus in 2021

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Apply for the Bachelor of Music with Honours (MusB(Hons)) through the Dunedin campus in 2021

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Studio production is an endorsement (specialisation) option for the Bachelor of Music (MusB).

The endorsement in Studio Production for the Bachelor of Music (MusB), and the Recording and Production subject specialisation in the Bachelor of Music with Honours (MusB(Hons)) are designed to provide students with a pathway that develops tools to embrace these radical developments, and equip them with practical skills that align with emerging music industry revenue streams and business models.

Graduates with the Bachelor of Music (MusB) endorsed in Studio Production will be multi-skilled and highly technologically, and media aware.

Qualifications

Explore your study options further. Refer to enrolment information found on the following qualification pages.

Papers

Paper code Year Title Points Teaching period
MUSI101 2020 Materials of Music 1 18 points Second Semester
MUSI103 2020 Popular Music 18 points First Semester
MUSI104 2020 World Music 18 points Second Semester
MUSI105 2020 Music Matters 18 points Not offered in 2020
MUSI131 2020 Composition 1 18 points Full Year
MUSI132 2020 Music Technology 1 18 points First Semester, Second Semester
MUSI135 2020 Songwriting 18 points Full Year
MUSI140 2020 Performance Studies 1 18 points First Semester, Second Semester, Full Year
MUSI141 2020 Performance 1 36 points Full Year
MUSI146 2020 Contemporary Music Performance 1 36 points Full Year
MUSI191 2020 Introduction to Music 18 points First Semester
MUSI201 2020 Materials of Music 2 18 points First Semester
MUSI223 2020 Classical Music 18 points Second Semester
MUSI232 2020 Music Technology 2 18 points Second Semester
MUSI233 2020 Electronic Music Production 18 points First Semester
MUSI234 2020 Contemporary Composition 18 points Full Year
MUSI240 2020 Performance Studies 2 18 points First Semester, Second Semester, Full Year
MUSI241 2020 Performance 2 36 points Full Year
MUSI246 2020 Contemporary Music Performance 2 36 points Full Year
MUSI249 2020 Contemporary Vocal Pedagogy: How to Teach Contemporary Voice 18 points Summer School
MUSI259 2020 Special Topic: Practical Conducting 18 points Not offered in 2020
MUSI260 2020 Special Topic David Bowie 18 points Not offered in 2020
MUSI261 2020 Music and Visual Culture 18 points First Semester
MUSI265 2020 Music and Theatre 18 points First Semester
MUSI266 2020 Film Music 18 points Not offered in 2020
MUSI267 2020 Music in New Zealand 18 points Not offered in 2020
MUSI268 2020 Performance in Asia and the Pacific 18 points Not offered in 2020
MUSI269 2020 Popular Music 2 18 points Second Semester
MUSI301 2020 Materials of Music 18 points Second Semester
MUSI323 2020 Classical Music 18 points Second Semester
MUSI331 2020 Composition Projects 36 points Full Year
MUSI332 2020 Music Technology 3 18 points First Semester
MUSI333 2020 Electronic Music Production (Advanced) 18 points First Semester
MUSI334 2020 Studio Production Projects 18 points Second Semester
MUSI340 2020 Performance Studies 3 18 points First Semester, Second Semester, Full Year
MUSI341 2020 Performance 3 36 points Full Year
MUSI346 2020 Contemporary Music Performance 3 36 points Full Year
MUSI349 2020 Contemporary Vocal Pedagogy: How to Teach Contemporary Voice 18 points Summer School
MUSI361 2020 Music and Visual Culture 18 points First Semester
MUSI365 2020 Music and Theatre 18 points First Semester
MUSI366 2020 Film Music 18 points Not offered in 2020
MUSI367 2020 Music in New Zealand (Advanced) 18 points Not offered in 2020
MUSI368 2020 Performance in Asia and the Pacific 18 points Not offered in 2020
MUSI369 2020 Popular Music 3 18 points Second Semester
MUSI371 2020 Research Methods and Approaches 18 points Second Semester
MUSI375 2020 Studio Teaching Pedagogy 18 points First Semester
MUSI386 2020 Community Project 18 points First Semester
MUSI401 2020 Materials of Music (Advanced) 20 points Second Semester
MUSI407 2020 Seminal Works 20 points Not offered in 2020
MUSI431 2020 Composition Portfolio 60 points Full Year
MUSI432 2020 Studio Production 60 points Full Year
MUSI441 2020 Performance 4 60 points Full Year
MUSI442 2020 Repertoire Studies 20 points Full Year
MUSI446 2020 Contemporary Music Practice 4 60 points Full Year
MUSI471 2020 Research Methods and Approaches (Advanced) 20 points Second Semester
MUSI486 2020 Community Project (Advanced) 20 points First Semester
MUSI490 2020 Dissertation 40 points Full Year
MUSI590 2020 Research Dissertation 60 points 1st Non standard period, 2nd Non standard period

Key information for future students

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Email spa@otago.ac.nz
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