Courses & Units

Music Materials B FCP102

Hobart

Introduction

Music Materials B continues study of the materials of tonal music through analysis, aural skills and voice-leading exercises. Students will further their fluency in music reading and notation through reading and written work using terminology appropriate to varying musical styles. Aural and sight-reading skills will be developed based on the written materials studied, including dictation skills in rhythm, melody and harmony, identification of intervals and chords, individual and group sightsinging and rhythm reading.

Summary

Unit name Music Materials B
Unit code FCP102
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Faculty of Arts
Tasmanian College of the Arts
Discipline Music
Coordinator

Dr Maria Grenfell

Teaching staff

Profile staff.

Level Introductory
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

  • PREREQ: FCP101 Music Materials 1A.

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

  • FCT110 Tonal Theory.

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Weekly Lecture/workshops: 2 x 90 min

Assessment

Theory - assignments and tests: 25%, final examination: 25%

Aural - class and individual assessments: 30%, final assessment: 20%

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Textbooks

Required

Benward and Saker, Music in Theory and Practice (8th ed.), vol. 1. McGraw-Hill. ISBN 978-0-07-310187-3. Robert Starer, Rhythmic Training. Hal Leonard.

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