Orientation for Diploma in Music

Performance-based Diploma of Music students are required to attend an Instrument Information Session and register for a New Student Interview.

If orientation activity conflicts with your home Faculty's Orientation, please advise  fineartsmusic-enrichment@unimelb.edu.au.

Monday 23 February

10.00 am - 12.00 pm, Faculty Welcome Webinar
Let your journey at the Faculty of Fine Arts and Music begin!  Orientation Week starts with an Acknowledgment of Country and a formal welcome from our new Dean, the Director of the Conservatorium, and the Director of the VCA. Then get prepared for the  semester ahead with important information and an overview of how Library Services and Academic Skills can support your learning.
Register your attendance  via  Zoom

12.30 pm - 1.00 pm, Counselling and Psychological Services (CAPS)
A brief introduction to free mental health support at the University of Melbourne
Register via Zoom

Tuesday 23 February

10.30 am - 12.30 pm, Music Online Orientation (all specialisations)
Register via Zoom

12.30 pm - 1.00 pm, Introduction to the MSS - Music Students’ Society of UniMelb!
Get involved with the Music Student's Society. Come along and find out what the MSS is all about!
Attend via Zoom
Password: MSS

2.00 pm - 4.00 pm Bachelor of Music (PCME) and Diploma in Music: Orientation Session
Register via Zoom

6.30 pm – 8.30 pm, Southbank Town Hall Talks 1: The Future of a Diverse Arts Campus
Join VCA Musical Theatre students Mmoloki (Milo) Hartill-Batsietswe and Sherry Watson in conversation about their experiences as women from diverse backgrounds at the Southbank Campus. This engaging online discussion is a brilliant start to UMSU Southbank's Town Hall Talks as it explores what students can do to make effective change while training and after graduation. Guests will have the opportunity to ask questions and contribute to a fruitful discussion.
Register via Zoom

Wednesday 24 February

9.00 am - 10.00 am,  Instrument Information Session: Brass and Percussion
Kenneth Myer Auditorium

9.15 am - 10.00 am,  Instrument Information Session: Woodwind
Hanson Dyer Hall 

11.00 am - 12.00 pm, Diploma in Music Orientation Session
Building 880, Room 721 

1.30 pm - 2.30 pm, Instrument Information Session: Voice 
Prudence Myer Studio

1.30 pm - 2.30 pm, Instrument Information Session: Keyboard
Hanson Dyer Hall

1.30 pm - 2.30 pm,  Instrument Information Session: Strings
In person at Kenneth Myer Auditorium
or attend via Zoom 
Pass code: 033430