Subject DNCE60028 (2014)

Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2014.

Credit Points: 6.25
Level: 6 (Graduate/Postgraduate)
Dates & Locations:

This subject is not offered in 2014.

Time Commitment: Contact Hours: 2 hours per week (Semester 2)
Total Time Commitment: Not available


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 study the various components of staging dance productions, including

  • Costume design and making

  • Lighting and set design

  • Production Management

  • Stage Management

  • Introduction to computer soft ware and information technology relevant to dance.

This subject will be delivered in tutorials and practical sessions by a variety of tutors with appropriate expertise.

Learning Outcomes:


Completion of practical tasks set in class (70%); written assignments totalling 1,000 words (30%).

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Breadth Options:

This subject is not available as a breadth subject.

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

On completion of this subject students should have acquired the following skills:

  • The ability to apply theory to practice

  • The capacity to create and organise aesthetic material

  • The ability to communicate

  • Problem solving

Links to further information:

Not offered in 2009

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