Diploma of Entertainment Business Management

Qualification: Diploma
Study mode: On Campus
Payment options: FEE-HELP may be available
Duration: 1 year full-time
Start date: Enquire now for upcoming start dates
Awarded by: JMC Academy

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About this course

Build a thriving management career in the entertainment industry with the help of this Diploma of Entertainment Business Management course.

The course, delivered by SEEK Learning in partnership with JMC Academy, provides you with a fundamental understanding of the key entertainment business sectors and will show you how to build a viable career commercialising music, entertainment and the arts.

The program has a nice mix of theory and practical components, with subjects such as the history of the entertainment industry, entertainment marketing and accounting fundamentals.

Your learning will also be accelerated by tutors who have worked in the industry, and you can expect to gain hands-on experience in negotiation, copyright and intellectual property, music publishing and other legal scenarios commonly encountered in the industry.


To be eligible for enrolment, applicants must:

  • Be at least 17 years of age
  • Submit a written application
  • Participate in an interview

Areas of study

In this entertainment management course, the subjects you will study include:

  • Entertainment since 1945
  • Professional communication
  • Introduction to entertainment business principles
  • Professional practice I
  • Entertainment marketing
  • Accounting fundamentals
  • Copyright and publishing
  • Professional practice II

Find out what support you’ll receive as an online student.

This management course equips you with the first-hand experience and fundamental skills needed to build a thriving career in the entertainment business.

Once you graduate from the course you will be qualified to find work as a:

  • Event manager
  • Booking agent
  • Venue booker
  • Sales representative

Finance options

You may be eligible to receive a FEE-HELP loan to pay for the upfront costs of this course.

Alternatively, the following payment options are also available:

  • Payment plans: Eligible students may be able to pay for this course through weekly, fortnightly and monthly repayments. This flexible payment plan does not require a deposit and involves no interest for the first 12 months. After this period, students will be charged 19.95% per annum on the amount that remains to be paid.

  • Upfront payment: Pay for this course upfront via credit card or bank transfer.

You may be eligible to receive FEE-HELP for this course!

This course can be paid for through the FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.

Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).

Find out more about government study loans here.
SEEK Learning offers a vast selection of tertiary and vocational courses through some of Australia’s leading education providers. You can study an accredited TAFE, university and IT course, as well as customised training packages, from recognised course providers. With flexible study and finance options and many courses available through correspondence and online studies, you can gain any number of career-boosting qualifications at your convenience with SEEK Learning.
JMC Academy offers a wide range of support options for their students. While accommodation is not available on campus, JMC Academy’s student services staff is able to assist prospective students in finding suitable accommodation options near the campus. Students also have access to welfare support and guidance from their campus manager.

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