Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2016.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2016:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Eight 45-minute individual lessons per semester; 1 two-hour composition seminar or group lesson per week. |
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MUSI20055 Composition 1
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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.
CoordinatorProf Stuart Greenbaum
This subject further introduces students to the practices and conventions of musical composition as a personally-directed creative activity. Students create a folio of original music (scores and recordings) including composition projects covering areas of compositional philosophy, technique, directed listening and score reading. They will collectively stage a concert that will include one of their own works.
On completion of this subject students should have:
A 15-minute folio of compositions to be submitted during the examination period (80%); concert presentation during the semester of one of these compositions (10%); participation in seminars, workshops, tutorials and concerts (10%).
All work should be submitted according to the ‘Composition Presentation Guidelines’.
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
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On completion of this subject students should have developed:
Composition Stream (B-MUS version 4 only) |
Performance/ Composition/ Musicology/ Ethnomusicology Specialisation (B-MUS Version 5 only)
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