Courses & Units

Music Project 1 FCE107

Note:

Conservatorium students are expected to have prepared their parts thoroughly prior to the first scheduled rehearsal. 

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

This unit is also available to students participating in the UTAS College Program, however will not contribute to TE/ATAR scores.

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.

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
Breadth Unit?

Availability

This unit is currently unavailable.

Note

Units are offered in attending mode unless otherwise indicated (that is attendance is required at the campus identified). A unit identified as offered by distance, that is there is no requirement for attendance, is identified with a nominal enrolment campus. A unit offered to both attending students and by distance from the same campus is identified as having both modes of study.

Special approval is required for enrolment into TNE Program units.

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* 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

Prerequisites

  •  Audition, balanced ensemble

Mutual Exclusions

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

  • 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