Honours specialisation

Jazz & Improvisation


The Bachelor of Music (Honours) is an intensive and highly specialised one-year program designed to round off your undergraduate learning in music. The course prepares you for entry into the music profession and creates a direct pathway to graduate coursework and research opportunities in music.

The Jazz and Improvisation specialisation allows you to immerse yourself in a practice-based, major creative project across diverse modes of Jazz and Improvisation performance. The program culminates in a project outcome such as a live performance, and/or completion of a full CD and/or folio of new creative work. This is accompanied by a dissertation.

Jazz and Improvisation is also available in the Bachelor of Music (Jazz and Improvisation)

Who is this course for?

The Jazz and Improvisation specialisation is for students who have completed an undergraduate music course at the University of Melbourne or equivalent studies at another institution.

Please note this specialisation is not available for mid-year entry.