Independent Project (Certification)A

Subject DNCE60026 (2014)

Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2014.

Credit Points: 12.50
Level: 6 (Graduate/Postgraduate)
Dates & Locations:

This subject is not offered in 2014.

Time Commitment: Contact Hours: 24 hours ( 2 hours per week for 12 weeks)
Total Time Commitment:

60 hours



Recommended Background Knowledge:

Non Allowed Subjects:

Core Participation Requirements:


Faculty of the VCA and Music Student Centre
Ground Floor, Elisabeth Murdoch Building (Bldg 860)
Southbank Campus
234 St Kilda Road, Southbank, 3006

Phone: 13 MELB (13 6352)

Subject Overview:

This subject will provide students with the opportunity to complete a certification in a recognised system of body conditioning or somatic practice: Pilates, Horvath method, Feldenkrais, Yoga, Alexander Technique, etc. The certification would be started as part of Independent Project (Certification) A and completed in Independent Project (Certification) B. The literature review would be relevant to the philosophy of the chosen system and include current research into the method.

Learning Outcomes:


Assessments in accordance with certification requirements.
Written assignment of not more than 5000 words (80%) and oral presentation at the end of semester (20%).

Hurdle requirement 20% attendance

Prescribed Texts:

Breadth Options:

This subject is not available as a breadth subject.

Fees Information: Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date

Not offered in 2009

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