Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2009. Search for this in the current handbook
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject is not offered in 2009.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 1 two-hour rehearsal per week |
Total Time Commitment: 60 hours
No prior experience is required on the viol but students will be expected to devote at least 4 hours per week to individual practice.
Available as breadth.
|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.|
This ensemble provides the opportunity for both experienced string players as well as students with no prior experience of stringed instruments. The consort uses treble, tenor and bass viols from the Faculty collection and is often divided into groups based on level and experience. The consort performs dance music of the 16th and 17th centuries, and also combines with other ensembles for performances.
|Objectives:||On completion of this subject students should be able to: |
Attendance and active participation in all rehearsals and classes (50%); participation in performances as directed (50%)
Less than 80% attendance will result in a fail.
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject potentially can be taken as a breadth subject component for the following courses:
You should visit learn more about breadth subjects and read the breadth requirements for your degree, and should discuss your choice with your student adviser, before deciding on your subjects.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Generic Skills:||On completion of this subject students should be able to: |
Bachelor of Arts & Bachelor of Music |
Bachelor of Music
Bachelor of Music
Diploma in Music (Practical)
Download PDF version.