Courses & Units

Foundation Musicianship FCG110

Introduction

This unit is designed to develop musicianship skills for tertiary music students. The unit introduces foundational level musicianship skills: sight-singing/reading in treble and bass clefs, melodic, rhythmic and harmonic dictations, error detection and rhythmic sight-reading

Summary

Unit name Foundation Musicianship
Unit code FCG110
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Faculty of Arts
Tasmanian College of the Arts
Discipline Music
Coordinator

Dr Maria Grenfell

Teaching staff

Profile and Casual Staff

Level Introductory
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

This unit is currently unavailable.

Note

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.

* 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.

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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

Mutual Exclusions

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

FCG180

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

3 x 1 hr aural classes

Assessment

Written tests: 50%, weekly assessment: 30%, small group work: 20%

TimetableView the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable

Textbooks

Required

Benward and Saker, Music in Theory and Practice, vol. 1. McGraw Hill

Robert Starer, Rhythmic Training. Hal Leonard

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