Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2011:Semester 1, Southbank - Taught on campus.
Semester 2, Southbank - Taught on campus.
Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 8 one-hour individual lessons per semester; 1 two-hour composition seminar or group lesson per week. |
Total Time Commitment: 180 hours
|Prerequisites:||Normally H2A in Composition 4, or equivalent by permission of the coordinator|
|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.|
CoordinatorAssoc Prof Stuart Greenbaum
Melbourne Conservatorium of Music
VCA and Music Student Centre
Tel: +61 3 136 352
Fax: +61 3 8344 5258
|Subject Overview:||This subject is directed towards continuing composition majors with demonstrated experience and capabilities commensurate with an honours standard. Students create a folio of original music across the semester (scores and recordings) including an orchestral project, covering areas of compositional philosophy, technique, directed listening and score reading. There will be an end-of-semester test covering set listening and reading.|
|Objectives:||On completion of this subject students should have: |
|Assessment:||A 15-minute folio, including an orchestral composition written under supervision across the semester, to be submitted during the examination period (70%); 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 strongly developed: |
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