Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2015.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2015:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 1 one-hour lecture and 1 one-hour tutorial per week |
Total Time Commitment:
Study Period Commencement:
Semester 1, Semester 2
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
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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 will impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and the Disability Liaison Unit.
CoordinatorMr Peter Hurley
Building on skills acquired in Aural Studies 1, students will prepare singing and rhythm tasks of greater complexity, and work with transcription tasks from recordings involving professional-level works of moderate complexity including polyphony. Aural methods will be examined in greater detail, including implications in current research in relation to traditional methods such as Kodaly, Orff, Dalcroze, Suzuki and Yamaha.
On completion of this subject students should be able to:
Viva voce – 3 prepared rhythm and 3 solfege examples (Assessed during tutorials, throughout the semester) 20%
4 transcription and identification tasks (Assessed during tutorials, throughout the semester) - 20%
Performance of rhythm and singing at sight – 5 minutes (Exam period) - 20%
Written exam identification and transcription tasks – 90 mins (Exam period) - 30%
Active participation in tutorial activities (Ongoing) - 10%
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A reading pack will be available for purchase from the Melbourne University Bookshop before the commencement of the semester.
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
On completion of this subject, students should have developed:
Students will be allocated to tutorial by the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music. Students should purchase prescribed texts on the basis of this tutorial allocation.
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