Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2012:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: At least 2 hours per week of studio work, tutorials; 2-hour composition seminar per week |
Total Time Commitment:
|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.
There will be two major projects (one in each semester) related to the individual needs of the student, covering areas of compositional philosophy and technique, including electronic and computer music, aural training and directed listening.
Students will further develop their own individual working methods and habits, style, language and goals, be introduced to advanced techniques and equipment and be able to work with large-scale and extended musical structures.
Satisfactory completion of one major compositional project, duration to be determined in consultation with the supervisor, due during the examination period (70%); 2 hour written test held in week 12 (20%); participation in workshops, seminars, tutorials and concerts (10%).
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|
On completion of this subject students should have developed:
Graduate Diploma in Music (Composition) |
Postgraduate Diploma in Music (Composition)
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