Regulations - Creative Arts And Industries


Graduate Diploma in Music – GradDipMus

The regulations for this graduate diploma are to be read in conjunction with all the other relevant statutes and regulations including the Academic Statutes and Regulations.

Admission

1 In order to be admitted to this programme, a student needs to have:

either

a completed the requirements for the Bachelor of Music

or

b completed the requirements for an equivalent degree approved by Senate or its representative

or

c attained a level of competence approved by Senate or its representative as equivalent to that specified in a or b above and appropriate for the proposed programme for this graduate diploma.

2 Admission to the graduate diploma is at the discretion of Senate or its representative.

Duration and Total Points Value

3 A student enrolled for this graduate diploma must follow a programme equivalent to two full-time semesters and pass courses with a total value of 120 points.

Structure and Content

4 Of the 120 points required for this graduate diploma, a student must pass:

either

a 120 points in courses from the subjects or majors listed in the Bachelor of Music Schedule, Bachelor of Music (Honours) Schedule, MUS 620, including at least 90 points above Stage II

or

b (i) at least 90 points in courses above Stage II from the subjects or majors listed in the Bachelor of Music Schedule, Bachelor of Music (Honours) Schedule, MUS 620

and

(ii) up to 30 points from courses available for any other degree at this University, with the approval of the relevant Heads of Departments and the Head of School of Music.

5 A dissertation may not be included in the Graduate Diploma in Music.

6 Cross-credits will not be granted towards the Graduate Diploma in Music.

7 A student admitted to this programme must complete the University of Auckland Academic Integrity Course as specified in the Enrolment and Programme Regulations, Academic Integrity, of the University Calendar.

Practical Requirements

8 In any course that includes performance work of a practical nature, a student needs to comply with the requirements for that course as specified by the Head of School of Music.

Variations

9 In exceptional circumstances Senate or its representative may approve a personal programme which does not conform to these regulations.

Commencement

10 These regulations came into force on 1 January 2006. The 2004 regulations for the Graduate Diploma in Music were thereby repealed.

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