Bachelor of Music (Interactive Composition)

    • CRICOS Code: 058837J
    • VTAC Code: 3800638231
    • International VTAC Code: 3800638233

    Where will this take me?



    With broad-based learning and expert skills gained across this major, you'll be prepared for a number of careers, from composer and producer through to educator or reviewer.


    Roles are varied and can include:

    • Composer for: film, television and animation, concert and commercial release, theatre and dance, advertising, locations and events, bands and soloists, websites and video games.
    • Contemporary music arranger
    • Contemporary music critic or reviewer
    • Contemporary music educator
    • PA or recording technician
    • Project curator
    • Record producer or music director
    • Sound and music producer
    • DJ/remixer for studio and performance
    • Music teacher
    • Music director
    • Sound designer
    • Music journalist
    • Multimedia designer
    • Studio engineer.
    Tillman Jex: life as an Interactive Composition grad in Berlin

    Berlin was always part of the plan for Tillman Jex – and he knows how to make it work for him.

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    Tillman Jex performing on his modular synthesizer at his graduating performance at the University of Melbourne.

    Enjoy some music from Interactive Composition students past and present in this Spotify playlist:

    Graduate pathways

    Once you've completed your undergraduate degree, you can go on to gain employment or begin a graduate degree and work towards a professional qualification such as law, engineering or medicine. Or you could join our graduate research community and contribute to our world-changing research.

    Your graduate degree will be internationally recognised, and set you apart from those who study a traditional Australian single or double degree.

    Explore the graduate pathways available once you complete your undergraduate degree here.