|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2008:Semester 2, - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Three-hour practical class each week |
Total Time Commitment: 120 hours
|Prerequisites:||Available only to music therapy students|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability will impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and the Disability Liaison Unit.|
CoordinatorDr Katrina McFerran
|Subject Overview:|| |
Topics include song writing and individual improvisation (using piano and principle instrument); improvisation for movement; and improvisation of soundscapes.
On completion of this subject, students should be able to:
They should also be able to:
|Assessment:||End-of-semester practical test (75%); 1500-word assignment due mid-semester (25%).|
|Prescribed Texts:||Improvisation: Methods and Techniques for Music Therapy Clinicians, Educators, and Students (T Wigram), Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2003 Song Writing: Methods, Techniques and Clinical Applications for Music Therapy Clinicians, Educators and Student (FA Baker, T Wigram), Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2005|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Generic Skills:|| |
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Bachelor of Music |
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