28 weeks


February, May  




CRS 1400808 
Provider Code PRV12050
CRICOS Provider Code 00665C 




If you are a passionate performer or musician who would like to explore music performance in more detail, the 7-month Undergraduate Certificate in Music Performance will provide you with the knowledge and provide you with the practical music skills to help future-proof your career.  

Shape your degree in either: 

  • Classical Performance 
  • Contemporary Performance 
  • Music Theatre 

The program is delivered fully online. 

You can study in your own time:  With a range of online study options you can learn anytime that suits you. 

Study now, pay later: with 100% of tuition available through FEE-HELP (for Australian citizens), you can study now with no upfront fees. 

100% course credit: if you are able to continue your studies with any of our Bachelor degrees, your Undergraduate Certificate will count as credit.  


The Undergraduate certificates are completed in 2 study periods, each comprising 12 weeks of delivery and two weeks of assessments. For successful completion of the award candidates must complete a total of 24 credit points: 

  • 12 credit points completed in the in the first study period. 
  • 12 credit points completed in the second study period.


Students enrolled into the Undergraduate Certificate of Music Performance will have the ability to choose to their performance and major study specialty in either:

  • Classical Performance
  • Contemporary Performance
  • Music Theatre


Choose from any of the available elective options below to shape your own degree:

Management Electives

  • Artist and Repertoire Management (2 Credit Points)
  • Making Money in the Music Industry (2 Credit Points)


Performance Electives

  • Bass Skills 1 (2 Credit Points)
  • Drum Skills 1 (2 Credit Points)
  • Guitar Skills 1 (2 Credit Points)
  • Keyboard Skills 1 (2 Credit Points)
  • Vocal Skills 1 (2 Credit Points)


Production Electives

  • Visual Media & Design Skills (2 Credit Points)
  • Digital Audio Workstation 1 (2 Credit Points)

The qualification is available for domestic students  who: 

  • Have completed year 12 or equivalent at secondary level; and/or,
  • Have a VET qualification at AQF Level 3 or 4; and, 
  • Satisfy the minimum English language entry requirements; or 
  • You are a mature age student (over 21) 


Would you like to talk about your options for entryEmail us enquiries@aim.edu.au 

The modern music industry is comprised of many different activities and roles.  At the conclusion of your course, you’ll be equipped with the knowledge and skills to explore a range of career options including: 


  • Compose
  • Live performer 
  • Music Arranger 
  • Music Conductor 
  • Music Theatre Performer 
  • Musical Performer – recording/live 
  • Performing Arts Teacher 
  • Private Music Tutor 
  • Stage Manager 
  • Vocalist/singer 
  • Voice over artist 


 Learn more about how AIM helps you to succeed  View Career Opportunities


To reach your potential as a musician, you need to learn from experts. Explore who you will study under.

Associate Head of Learning and Teaching
Greg is well respected as an outstanding educator at tertiary level. He is passionate about supporting students through their musical journey, specialising in first year student studies and teaching piano and commencing theory courses.
Associate Head of Learning and Teaching
Josh Kyle is a highly respected faculty member at AIM’s Melbourne campus. His varied approach to music-making has seen him involved with many different musical experiences and settings. He has released four albums under his own name.


Call our admissions team on 02 9219 5444 or 03 8610 4241

or email us at enquiries@aim.edu.au

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