Performance Studies

Subject MUSI90097 (2016)

Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2016.

Credit Points: 18.75
Level: 9 (Graduate/Postgraduate)
Dates & Locations:

This subject is not offered in 2016.

Time Commitment: Contact Hours: 24 individual instrumental or vocal lessons (of 45 minutes' duration), as arranged with the teacher, over 2 semesters of candidature. Attendance at the Performance Studies Seminar: 2 hours per week. Attendance at Instrumental or Vocal Class: 2 hours per week.
Total Time Commitment: Not available




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Core Participation Requirements:

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 course are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and the Disability Liaison Unit.


Contact Centre

T: 13 MELB (6352)

Melbourne Conservatorium of Music
VCA and Music Student Centre


Subject Overview:

This degree commences phase out in 2012 and there will be no further intake. This information is provided for indicative purposes only.

Students will develop instrumental or vocal technique to a level appropriate to a fifth year of study and sophisticated awareness of the stylistic and interpretative characteristics of the repertory studied. Other classes assigned include Piano Class, Vocal Masterclass, Woodwind Workshop, Strings Class and Brass Class.

Learning Outcomes:

Students will aim to broaden their experience and understanding of musical performance and extend their musical repertory.


A 30-minute examination at the end of candidature of an approved program.

Program Approval Forms must be collected from and submitted to the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music for approval no later than April 30 for candidates to be examined in Semester 1 or August 31 for candidates to be examined in Semester 2.

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Breadth Options:

This subject is not available as a breadth subject.

Fees Information: Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date

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