Courses & Units

Keyboard 3B FCM321

Note:

required unit for all BMus keyboard studentsStudents are expected to attend masterclasses of visiting artists specific to their field of study (ie classical or contemporary).

Introduction

The sixth of six graduated units of study. Through a 50 minute public recital as well as concerto performance (classical stream) or a professional quality CD of studio recordings (contemporary) the student will demonstrate comprehensive expressive, technical and musical skills to a professional level of excellence. All aspects of technique assessed in semester 1 and that have been continuously assessed throughout the degree should be at a level appropriate to entry-level professional demands.

Summary

Unit name Keyboard 3B
Unit code FCM321
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Faculty of Arts
Tasmanian College of the Arts
Discipline Music
Coordinator

Dr Maria Grenfell (Classical), Dr Nick Haywood (Contemporary)

Teaching staff

Ms S Deng, Dr A Legg, Dr A Tennsiwood-Harvey, Mr K Ottaway, Mr Randal Muir

Level Advanced

Availability

This unit is currently unavailable.

* 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

  • PREREQ: FCM310 Orchestral Instruments 3A or FCM315 Performance 2B
  • MEXCL: FCY300

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

1-2 x 90 min performance classes or group workshop; 1 x 60 min specialist lesson (either group or 1-to-1 instruction); 1 x3 hr ensemble activity/rehearsal weekly

Assessment

End of semester performance exam, evaluation of work undertaken through the semester: 60%, 20-30 minutes of musicWeekly activities: 40%, assessment of the student's weekly preparation and participation in all unit activities, classes and rehearsals eg. teacher's mark, concert/repertoire diary, ensemble activities, excerpts performance et al

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Textbooks

Required

Information about any textbook requirements will be available from mid November.

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