Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2014.
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This subject is not offered in 2014.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 120 hours |
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|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
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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
Faculty of the VCA and Music Student Centre
Ground Floor, Elisabeth Murdoch Building (Bldg 860)
234 St Kilda Road, Southbank, 3006
Phone: 13 MELB (13 6352)
Performance Technology 1 is an introduction to Audio, Lighting and Vision Systems for live performance. This course is designed to build the foundation knowledge required to prepare students for the professional roles in live performance. Among other elements students will be introduced to; historical context, equipment types and difference, safe use of equipment, how to operate and maintain equipment, and system design (power and signal distribution through to control equipment). Performance Technology 1 is the first step to a full understanding of the importance of technology in today’s modern performance environment. This subject will be delivered via 3 Modules - Module One: Audio Skills; Module Two: Lighting Skills; Module Three: Vision Systems
Module One: 30%
Module Two: 30%
Module Three: 30%
Participation (for all modules) 10%
Class attendance is required for this subject; if you do not attend a minimum of 80% of classes without an approved exemption you will not be eligible for a pass in this subject. Assessment submitted late without an approved extension will be penalised at 10% per day. All assignment work must be submitted and a pass in each module must be achieved for successful completion of this subject.
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
On completing this subject students will be able to:
|Links to further information:||www.vcam.unimelb.edu.au|
Bachelor of Fine Arts (Production) |
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