Courses & Units

Music Practice 6 FCA312


In this unit students will develop the technical skills and aesthetic judgement necessary for the realisation of musical work within their specialisation (Stream).

Students will engage in a range of activities and learning environments appropriate to their Stream. These include:
Individual lessons
Classes and Lectures
Workshops and master-classes
Projects and placements

Throughout this unit students will be required to analyse, experiment with, reflect upon, develop and present their creative practice in Stream appropriate formats.


Unit name Music Practice 6
Unit code FCA312
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts
Discipline Music
Teaching staff

Dr Glen Hodges, Dr Maria Grenfell, Dr Nick Haywood, Dr Dave Carter, Dr Arabella Teniswood-Harvey and other profile staff and specialist casual staff as required

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


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Mutual Exclusions

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

FCM316, FCM324, FCF302


Teaching Pattern

Music Technology Specialisation:
Lecture and supervised project work

Contemporary Performance Specialisation:
A combination of:
1:1 lesson
Weekly workshop/performance class (all years)
Specialist ensemble/s

Classical Performance Specialisation:
A combination of:
1:1 lesson
Weekly workshop/performance class (all years)
Specialist ensemble/s

Composition Specialisation:
A combination of group lessons, 1:1 lessons, weekly composition seminar, large ensemble participation

Songwriter Specialisation:
1:1 lesson


Process assessment (40%)Including some or all of:

Class tasks

Tutor assessmentTechnical exams

Presentation/performance tasks

Summative assessment (60%)Including some or all of:

Project work


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