Courses & Units

Conducting FCB312

Hobart

Note:

subject to enrolment quota

Introduction

Provides students with an ability to convey the mechanics of beat patterns, expressive facial, hand and body gestures. The unit focuses on score study, preparation and the interpretive skills necessary for score analysis and conveyance. It also provides students with basic rehearsal procedure skills needed for the effective communication of musical ideas in both large and small ensembles.

Summary

Unit name Conducting
Unit code FCB312
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Faculty of Arts
Tasmanian College of the Arts
Discipline Music
Coordinator

Dr Maria Grenfell

Teaching staff

Mr Gary Wain

Level Advanced
Available as student elective? Yes

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students

Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 2 13/7/2015 10/8/2015 31/8/2015 16/10/2015

* 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 2015 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2015 will be available from the 1st October 2014.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
1 2015: $769.00 2015: $2,102.00 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.

Requisites

Prerequisites

FCP101

Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:

  •  FCB150, FCB250

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

2-hr lecture and 1-hr tutorial weekly (13 wks)

Assessment

Notebook: 30%

5 rehearsal observations evaluation: 20%

Written end-of-sem exam: 25%

Final practical exam (20-min rehearsal with approved ensemble): 25%

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Textbooks

RequiredNone
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