Principal Study Double Major 2
This course involves fundamental music studies in a second area of specialisation for students who are expected to be concurrently enrolled in Principal Study. They can study creative production, songwriting, or music in the creative industries and in the case of creative production, they are not enrolled in creative production as an elective. Entrance in to the double major is subject to approval by the Program Convenor.
Newcastle City Precinct
- Semester 1 - 2015
- Semester 2 - 2015
- Semester 1 - 2016
- Semester 2 - 2016
1. Proficient implementation of fundamentals of technique applicable to the chosen practice, where appropriate e.g. production standards, control of compositional language, physiological issues and creative use of media.
2. Proficient implementation of expression and interpretation as appropriate to their chosen practice, e.g. improvisation, analytical and creative approaches to composition and performance and/or innovative use of technology.
3. An understanding of stylistic diversity e.g. technology, collaboration, repertoire, genre, hybrid forms and familiarity with styles other than the chosen focus of the student.
4. Proficient understanding of the student's practice/work routine and evidence of its implementation.
5. Development of confidence in presenting work, including preparation, readiness, managing anxiety and engaging with music-makers, audiences and other collaborators.
6. Continuing development of understanding of critical thinking and research in the student's work.
The syllabi for this course (for each instrument, voice, creative production and composition) have been designed to provide the student with a structured yet flexible framework within which to develop their skills. Diversity of styles is encouraged. The course outline and related syllabi contain details of course requirements. Students will be assessed throughout the semester according to a list of criteria. These requirements will vary depending on the major strand studied.
- Students will receive individual and/or group classes and technical classes as appropriate to their chosen practice.
- Students will participate in performance practice and/or presentation classes.
MUSI1221. Students should have completed (or be concurrently enrolled in) MUSI1202.
Practical Demonstration: Assessment 1 - Technical Work
Written Assignment: Assessment 2 - Learning reflections, Technical, repertoire
Practical Demonstration: Assessment 3 - Performance Practice
Performance: Assessment 4 - Final Performance
Newcastle City Precinct
Face to Face On Campus 1.75 hour(s) per Week for 2 Weeks
Tutorial:- Individual and/or group classes: 45 minutes (0.75 hours) per week Tutorial - Techniques class: 1 hour per week
Face to Face On Campus 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Workshop - Performance practice/ presentation class: 1 hour per week