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.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 24 hours, comprising one 2-hour seminar per week. |
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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.
CoordinatorDr Melanie Plesch
This subject provides Honours students in composition and performance with the tools and skills necessary to devise and conduct professional research in music at postgraduate level. Through seminars, group discussions and peer review sessions students will engage with the key principles of research and academic writing and apply them to a context relevant to them.
Students will be supported in defining and focusing their research questions, developing a critical summary of the literature, constructing an adequate conceptual framework, adhering to and meeting deadlines, and presenting their work persuasively, both in oral and written form. The main outcome will be a full research project that could potentially serve as the basis of an application for a graduate program.
On completion of this subject, students should be able to:
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A reading pack will be available for purchase from the Bookroom before the start of semester.
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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:
Master of Music (Opera Performance) |
Composition Specialisation (BH-MUS) |
Graduate Diploma and Certificate Elective subjects
Performance Specialisation (BH-MUS)
Tailored Program (BH-MUS)
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