Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2012:Semester 2, Southbank - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 36 Hours |
Total Time Commitment:
|Recommended Background Knowledge:|| |
Basic aural and vocal skills. The ability to read music is desirable but not essential.
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
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 may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
CoordinatorMs Margot Fenley
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 subject is a practical and theoretical study of some of the major musicals of the modern era through the lense of the large ensemble. The subject comprises large ensemble singing classes with a lecture component embedded, using Music Theatre chorus repertoire to explore part singing, harmony and dramatic intention of chorus songs within the context of understanding the role ensembles play in music theatre performance. The subject will conclude with a short performance featuring a sample of the repertoire covered.
This subject will enable students to:
Continuous: Assessment will be based on preparation of parts, individual and/or sectional practice and active participation in all rehearsals, classes and performances as directed (75%);
|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|
On completing this subject students will:
|Links to further information:||http://handbook.unimelb.edu.au/breadth/|
Bachelor of Fine Arts (Contemporary Music) |
Bachelor of Fine Arts (Dance)
Bachelor of Fine Arts (Film and Television)
Bachelor of Fine Arts (Theatre Practice)
Bachelor of Fine Arts (Visual Art)
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