Complementary study is taken in either year two or year three as a specifically designed investigation to support the major study. The investigation is self-directed once the outline of the project has been agreed to by the Head of School. Students can choose a topic for special investigation that may be either practical or theoretical in nature. Normally BMus students may undertake only one complementary study elective within their degree.
|Unit name||Complementary Study|
|Faculty/School||College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts
Dr Maria Grenfell (Classical), Dr Nick Haywood (Contemporary)
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
Units are offered as On-campus where the majority of teaching will occur at the campus identified. Units offered Off-campus generally have no requirement for attendance at a physical university campus unless the unit has practical or fieldwork components*: the campus indicated for an Off-Campus unit is the one at which teaching is administered from.
*Please read the Unit Introduction in the Course and Unit Handbook for attendance requirements for units offered in Off-campus mode.
|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).
Unit census dates currently displaying for 2017 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2017 will be available from the 1st October 2016.
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|1||2017: $793.00||2017: $2,207.00||100101|
Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.
Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.
Successful completion of Year 1 (100%) of the BMus or equiv.
1-hr consultation, such as rehearsals or one-to-one lessons, pending supervisor availability;2-hr weekly project sessions such as participation in performance class/composition seminars/research seminars
Written assignment to contextualise the study: 20%Formal presentation of work undertaken during semester (such as recital, folio or research paper): 80%
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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