Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2009. Search for this in the current handbook
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2009:Semester 1, - Taught on campus.
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Eight 45-minute individual lessons per semester; 1 two-hour composition seminar or group lesson per week |
Total Time Commitment: 120 hours
|Prerequisites:||Permission of the coordinator, based on consideration of previous creative work.|
|Corequisites:||740-356 Electro Acoustic Music|
|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 Stuart Geoffrey A Greenbaum
|Subject Overview:||This subject introduces students to the practices and conventions of musical composition as a personally-directed creative activity. Students create a folio of original music (scores and recordings) including composition projects covering areas of compositional philosophy, technique, directed listening and score reading. They will collectively stage a concert that will include one of their own works. There will be an end-of-semester test covering set listening and reading.|
On completion of this subject students should have:
A 15-minute folio of compositions to be submitted during the examination period (60%); concert presentation during the semester of one of these compositions (10%); participation in seminars, workshops, tutorials and concerts (10%); end-of-semester test (20%).
All work should be submitted according to the ‘Composition Presentation Guidelines’
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Generic Skills:||On completion of this subject students should have developed: |
Bachelor of Music |
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