Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2015.
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This subject is not offered in 2015.
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Total Time Commitment:
36 hours : Students are expected to undertake self-directed, individual practice.
758-135 Philosophy of Performance 1
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For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry.
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Philosophy of Performance 2 builds on the learning of first year studies and focuses on thematic and conceptual issues. A deeper exploration of the aims of Music Theatre will examine objectives such as escapism, entertainment, experimentation, economics and confrontation. Cultural influences, sexuality and the body will be considered alongside the examination of disparate performance and technical elements. Development of the form into the future will be explored, taking into account the collaborative process, influences, challenges, and areas opportunity and research.
Upon completion of Philosophy of Performance 2 students should be able to:
Continuous: preparation and participation in class discussions, demonstrating continuous application (20%) and individual and group in-class presentations (each worth 15%) (50% total).
Formal: a written review of a live performance (300 words) and a research essay (1,200 words) to be submitted during the semester (50%).
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
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Upon completion of this subject students should be able to:
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