Courses & Units

Orchestral or Vocal Studies A FCA307

Note:

Enrolment is dependent upon the establishment of a balanced ensemble.

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

Introduction

Students enrolling in this unit will attend an intensive practical performance program and participate in a variety of activities designed to provide intensive pre-professional training in ensemble practices. During the rehearsal period students will be expected to adapt to the demands of new ensemble situations, personnel and new music.

Summary

Unit name Orchestral or Vocal Studies A
Unit code FCA307
Credit points 25
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts
Discipline Music
Coordinator

 Dr Heather Monkhouse

Teaching staff

Profile and casual staff

Level Advanced
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No

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.

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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 2018 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2018 will be available from the 1st October 2017.

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Fees

Domestic

Band Field of Education
1 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

Mutual Exclusions

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

FCA408

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Semester 1 and 2: Weekly 2 x 3 hour rehearsals/coaching sessions (12 weeks) or

Semester 3, 4, and 5: 2 x 3-day weekends of sectionals and rehearsals totaling an average 40-60 hrs

Assessment

Performance and preparation: 30%

Ensemble skills: 30%

Co-operation and professionalism: 40%

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Textbooks

Required

As determined by conductor

Recommended

Information about any textbook recommendations will be available from mid November

The University reserves the right to amend or remove courses and unit availabilities, as appropriate.