Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2012:Semester 2, Southbank - Taught on campus.
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60 minutes per week x 12 weeks per semester plus private study
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CoordinatorMr Ashley Cross
Faculty of the VCA and Music Student Centre
Ground Floor, Elisabeth Murdoch Building (Bldg 860)
234 St Kilda Road, Southbank, 3006
Phone: 13 MELB (13 6352)
This course provides keyboard skills for non-pianists and develops accompaniment skills for pianists. Students will examine intervals, chords, scales, chord symbols, common harmonic progressions, common song forms and sight-reading with a view to practical execution on the keyboard. Much of this material is also covered in Aural Studies, and the Keyboard class enables students to consolidate these materials in a workshop environment. The class is structured so that students can work through the material at their own pace, presenting each module for individual testing.
Continuous - Preparation, participation and commitment (20%) - Hurdle requirement 80% attendance. Formal - Individual module tests (40%) and an end of semester examination (40%).
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
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