Courses & Units

Music Project 1 FCE107

Hobart

Note:

Conservatorium students are expected to have prepared their parts thoroughly prior to the first scheduled rehearsal. Note: This unit will not contribute to TE/ATAR scores.

Enrolment in this unit is subject to approval by the Conservatorium Sub-Dean or Unit Coordinator

Introduction

Designed to explore the procedural and artistic elements embedded within professional music performance practice, this unit encompasses the undertaking of thorough pre-rehearsal preparation as well as an intensive rehearsal process leading to (at least) two full presentations of prepared material. Students will develop skills in music collaboration, musical placement and technical and artistic skills appropriate to extended ensemble situations within a variety of contexts. Note: This unit (for UTAS College students) will not contribute to TE/ATAR scores.

Summary

Unit name Music Project 1
Unit code FCE107
Credit points 25
Faculty/School Faculty of Arts
Tasmanian College of the Arts
Discipline Music
Coordinator

Dr Nick Haywood

Teaching staff

Dr Nick Haywood, Mr Frank Bansel (UTAS College & Community Outreach Programs)

Level Introductory
Available as student elective? Yes

Availability

Location Semester Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic
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 1 23/2/2015 23/3/2015 13/4/2015 29/5/2015
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: $1,538.00 2015: $4,204.00 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

  •  Audition, balanced ensemble

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

  • FCE141, FCE142

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Semester 1 and 2: Weekly 2 x 3 hour rehearsals/coaching sessions (12 weeks) or as timetabled by ensemble directors.Semester 3, 4 and 5: 2 x 3-day weekends of sectionals and rehearsals totaling an average 40-60 hrs or as timetabled by ensemble directors.

Assessment

Conductor/Tutor/Directional Team assessment: 30%

On-going rehearsal effectiveness assessment (observational review): 20%

Performances: At least 2 public concerts of prepared repertoire: 50%

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Textbooks

Required

As advised by lecturers

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