This course can cater for the beginner composer/songwriter or for the student seeking early entry into the associated undergraduate degree Students will receive an overview of composition/songwriting techniques. They will also have the opportunity to develop their own original composition/song by the end of the course to be performed, or to demonstrate their involvement in the produced recording.


Composition is a consolidated course from these previous Short Courses offered at AIM: Songwriting Foundations, Music Production for the Songwriter as well as Pro Tools.


This course may offer opportunities for early entry into our popular Bachelor of Music (Composition) and Bachelor of Music (Contemporary) undergraduate degree programs at AIM*.


COST - $600



Composition is offered in Study Period 3, 2019 – running for 10 weeks from Monday, September 9th 2019


*Please note:  Eligibility for early or conditional entry into AIM Degree Programs will often involve achievement of additional criteria other than the successful completion of our AIM Short Courses. These additional criteria will depend upon the particular degree program eligibility requirements.  Entry into any AIM Bachelor Degree program is always at the AIM Head of School’s discretion.  For further information about AIM Degree program eligibility in relation to our Short Courses visit:;  email or speak directly with our AIM Short Course Coordinator on 02 92195444. 

    Short Course: Composition (Sydney)

    WhenRunning for 10 weeks from Monday, September 9th 2019