Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2013.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2013:Semester 1, Southbank - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 24 hours |
Total Time Commitment:
96 hours 24 hours contact plus 72 (6hrs x12) non-contact.
|Recommended Background Knowledge:|| |
Ability to read music notation and basic knowledge of music theory
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|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
CoordinatorAssoc Prof Mark Pollard
Faculty of the VCA & MCM Student Centre
Ground Floor, Elisabeth Murdoch Building (Bldg 860)
234 St Kilda Road, Southbank, 3006
Phone: 13 MELB (13 6352)
This subject introduces the basics of Commercial Music Arranging. Aspects of the craft of commercial arranging including music style, melodic and instrumental variation, and harmonic and rhythmic function will be examined. Commercial Music Arranging Demystified is delivered in two parts: lecture and workshop. Lecture is taught in a large group format and will illuminate the fundamental principles of commercial arranging. Workshop is a practical class forum for the workshop of new arrangements and provides the opportunity for the individual development and showing of work and group discussion of issues related to commercial arranging. During the course students will be required to engage in whole group discussion and to present complete and ongoing arrangements.
Hurdle requirements: Students must attend 80% of all scheduled classes and attempt all elements of assessment to be eligible for a pass in this subject.
|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:
Bachelor of Fine Arts (Contemporary Music) |
Bachelor of Fine Arts (Music Theatre)
Bachelor of Fine Arts (Theatre Practice)
Bachelor of Fine Arts (Visual Art)
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