Music courses that will get your music career on track

Group 6 At SAE we provide music makers with the skills, equipment, mentorship, and connections to turn your ideas into realities.

SAE music courses

From certificates to postgraduate degrees, you can easily build on your qualifications to suit your career goals.

Why study music with SAE

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Our lecturers don’t just know it, they’ve done it.
As experts in their field, our lecturers have extensive industry experience, connections and offer a long list of professional and academic achievements. Our network of expert practitioners are available to mentor students, nationwide.
Meet our music experts
Student recording music
Expand your career & network.
Graduate with a portfolio, work experience, employability and entrepreneurial skills and a network of fellow creative practitioners, across Australia and the world.
Bachelor of Songwriting & Music Production
SAE Audio course
State of the art facilities and software.
Learn how to apply theory and best practices to music tools and software such as Ableton, or Pro Tools or Logic X Pro.
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Students Writing Music Together
Collaborative project-based learning.
We’re output-focused and interested in developing your skills and competencies as a creative practitioner. That’s why at SAE you’ll be in small classes working on real-world projects. You’ll have opportunities to collaborate virtually and on-campus with with audio technicians, designers, filmmakers, designers and animators.
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Music Skills

Songwriting strategies Acoustic and electronic music Performance and recording technique Music production practice Principles of sound, music and audio technology

Tools & software

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Studio Composer
Music Producer
Music and Sound Designer
Live Music Performer
Commercial Music Composer/producer
Small Business Owner
Music Technician
Music Supervisor
Music Library Curator
Composer for film, games and other media
Creative Director

Music industry insights & stories

Chelsea Cullen
Songwriting secrets with ARIA award-winner, Chelsea Cullen
SAE graduate and the voice behind Helen Reddy biopic, I am Women, Chelsea spoke...
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YouTube star pays it forward
Actor, musician and founding member of YouTube sensation The Janoskians, Beau...
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Band members recording a song
Have you heard about the three musical arts?
Have you ever heard of the 'Three Musical Arts'? It's not a new idea, as it's...
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SAE boasts world-class facilities and collaborative spaces geared towards the creative media industries, as well as flexible remote learning options.

Why not check SAE out for yourself and book a campus tour? When you book a campus tour, you are given an opportunity to speak to an SAE Course Advisor, who can address your needs and help answer your questions.
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