Diploma in Music

Course ID
(R2/212/4/0025) (08/25) (A6148)
Campus
SEGi College Subang Jaya
Level of Study
Diploma

The Diploma in Music is a 2½-year programme designed to lay a solid foundation of musical studies which focuses on the development of musical skills and theoretical knowledge. The program integrates music theory and harmony, music history, musicianship and performance studies, which provides a wealth of musical experience and transferable skills, preparing students for undergraduate study or the workplace.

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Entry requirements

SPM / O-Level or equivalent with 3 credits
UEC with 3 credits
SKM Level 3
Related Certificate or equivalent
MQA-APEL T4

Additional Requirements

Minimum Grade 3 in practical for any musical instruments or Theory (A.B.R.S.M. / Trinity or equivalent)

Programme structure and modules

Year 1

English
History of Music & Appreciation 1
Principles & Theory of Music
Solfeges and Dictation 1
Performance Lab 1: Choir 1
Major Study 1
Minor Study 1
Growth Mindset / Bahasa Kebangsaan A*
Academic English
Harmony 1
Instrumentation
History of Music & Appreciation 2 (Classical)
Solfeges and Dictation 2
Performance Lab 1: Choir 2
Major Study 2
Minor Study 2
Elective**
Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1 (International students)
Malaysia Studies 2 (Local students)
Harmony 2
Performance Lab 1: Choir 3
Major Study 3
Minor Study 3

Year 2

Islamic Studies / Moral Studies
Harmony 3
History of Music & Appreciation 3 (Romantic)
Solfeges and Dictation 3
Computer Notation Technique
Performance Lab 1: Choir 4
Major Study 4
Minor Study 4
Elective**
Form & Analysis 1
Counterpoint
Harmony 4
History of Music & Appreciation 4 (20th Century)
Solfeges and Dictation 4
Performance Lab 1: Choir 5
Major Study 5
Minor Study 5
Form & Analysis 2
History of Music & Appreciation 5 (Pre-Baroque)
Performance Lab 1: Choir 6
Industrial Revolution 4.0 in Malaysia
Co-curriculum Management

Year 3

Art of Stage Performance
Conducting
Traditional Music Malaysia & Ethnic Music Appreciation
Applied Music Fundamentals

Available Electives:

Performance Lab 2: Instrumental Ensemble 1
Performance Lab 2: Instrumental Ensemble 2
Piano Literature
Piano Accompaniment
Principles of Music Teaching
Foreign Language for Music: Italian

Financial Aid / Funding

PTPTN
EPF
HRDF
SEGi Monthly Installment
Low Initial Payment

Career opportunities

Music instrumentalist, music producer, musicologist, music supervisor, vocalist, programme director, music arranger, music researcher, orchestra performer, conductor & music educator.