Principal Study Double Performance 3

Course code MUSI2231Units 20Level 2000Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Creative Arts

Students who have achieved a very high level of performance in their first year of study may be permitted to undertake double performance courses. The syllabus requirements are somewhat higher than those for the 10 unit courses. The School has an 80% expectation of attendance.

Not available in 2015

Objectives1.The objective of the MUSI2231 Principal Study Double Performance 3 is to provide students with a technical background to facilitate the development required to make a confident entry into the music profession as performers.
2.The course offers rigorous and appropriate training in performance for students deemed to have the capacity for a career as a performer.
3. The course will provide the student with the necessary knowledge and skills to undertake a public recital at the conclusion of the semester of study. Through weekly lessons and performance classes the student is guided in the development of the following skills:-
- Technique
- Musicianship
- Confidence in Public Performance
- Articulation
- Rhythmic Accuracy
- Intonation (where applicable)
- Tuning (where applicable)
- Good Ensemble (where applicable)
ContentThe syllabus for this component has been designed to provide the students with a structured yet flexible framework within which to develop their performance skills. The syllabus contains both technical requirements and prescribed repertoire. Teachers assist students in the choice of repertoire which addresses both the requirements of the syllabus and those of the students. The syllabus specifies a list of criteria which the students must address in the preparation of their technical work and repertoire pieces.
Replacing Course(s)NA
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgePermission of the Dean. Students are expected to have attained a credit average in Principal Study subjects at 1000 level.
Modes of DeliveryInternal Mode
Teaching MethodsIndividual Supervision
Assessment Items
Examination: FormalExamination Recital 50%
Examination: FormalExamination Techical 20%
Other: (please specify)Concert Practice 20%
Other: (please specify)Concert Practice 20%
ReportsLecturer's report 10%
Contact HoursIndividual Supervision: for 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Workshop: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Compulsory Components
Requisite by EnrolmentThis course is only available to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Music and associated combined degree programs.