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- Music Business 101
Name of Course
Music Business 101
Course Location
AIM Sydney & AIM Melbourne
$450 inc GST
6 Weeks
Ben Steer (Syd) & Tom Lanarch Jones (Melb)
Sydney & Melbourne
Tuesdays from 6-8 pm, 5th September – 10th October

Want to get into the music business? Are you interested in artist management, festivals, record labels, or touring? Get the edge you need to learn the 'ins and outs' of the entertainment industry with our Music Business 101 short course.

Within an ever changing industry, this Music Business 101 short course will provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to launch a successful career in the music industry.

Topics include:

  • Marketing & Publicity
  • Artist Management
  • The Live Sector
  • Law & Copyright
  • Music Publishing

After Completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Describe the workings of the music and entertainment industries, and the functions of key stakeholders and organisations
  • Understand and apply the fundamentals of marketing and promotions within a competitive digital landscape
  • Understand the role and responsibilities of an artist manager
  • Explain the steps required in attempting to book tours, shows and support slots
  • Define copyright, describe different types of copyright, and understand how they apply to the Music Business
  • Understand the music publishing sector, and explain the function of organisations such as APRA AMCOS

Certificate of Completion

Students who complete an AIM short course will also receive a Certificate of Completion.