Master of Music Therapy
Important! Please make sure you have read the How to Apply information for this course prior to reading the interview requirements below.
2023 Start Year Intake
Interviews will take place in October 2022.
Shortlisted applicants will be notified of how to book into an interview, approximately 1 week after applications close.
Interviews will run for approximately 20 minutes and will be held online via Zoom Web Conferencing.
You will be given a song which you will be asked to perform, from memory and accompany yourself on guitar. Please ensure that your guitar is tuned.
An interview/audition will be required for all shortlisted applicants as part of the selection process. Interviews will go for approximately 20 minutes and will be online, following a shortlist process. You will be contacted after application close about how to book in for your interview, if you have been successful. You will be given a song which you will be asked to perform, from memory and accompany yourself on guitar. Please ensure that your guitar is tuned.
At the interview, you will be asked to discuss your interest in the study of music therapy, your understanding of the profession and of literature, and any relevant experience. You are strongly advised to observe the work of a qualified and registered music therapist. A list of the facilities available for observation visits is also listed in the Music Therapy Information Pack.
You should also research information on Music Therapy from prominent sites, such as:
- Voices - A World Forum for Music Therapy
- The Australian Music Therapy Association
- The American Music Therapy Association.
The following textbook is also strongly recommended:
- Meadows, A. (Ed.). (2011). Developments in Music Therapy Practice: Case Study Perspectives, Barcelona Publishers.
Conditions of enrolment
You are required to obtain a police check and a Working With Children check prior to the commencement of the course.