Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
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This subject is not offered in 2012.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 9:00am - 4:00pm on each day of classes. |
Total Time Commitment: Not available
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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 course are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and the Disability Liaison Unit.
This is a practical module that examines the challenges of introducing world music into classrooms, both from a musical and educational perspective. Students will consider how world music performance, improvisation and composition skills can be readily handled in formal education settings and how to maintain authenticity when introduced into the classroom as well as examining a selection of world music cultures.
This subject can be taken as a single subject via the Community Access Program, or for credit towards the Master of Music Studies degree. Further information regarding the Community Access Program and Application forms can be accessed via this website - http://www.unimelb.edu.au/community/access/
On completion of this subject, students should have gained:
Preparation for sessions (20%); presentation for the class on Day 4 (30%); and an independent assignment resulting in a unit of work that embodies the principles of creativity covered in seminars (50%), due five weeks after the conclusion of the subject. Provision will be made for the sharing of students work.
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A reading pack will be distributed prior to the first class.
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
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On completion of this subject, students should have also developed:
|Links to further information:||http://conservatorium.unimelb.edu.au/mmusstud_int|
Master of Music Studies |
Master of Music Studies by Coursework(Performance/Teaching)
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