Courses & Units

Small Ensemble 2 FCA411

Hobart

Note:

Enrolment is dependent upon the establishment of a balanced ensemble and students enrolled are expected to maintain a regular rehearsal schedule throughout the semester.

Introduction

This unit provides students with further opportunities to develop the skills required for professional participation in a small ensemble environment. The content focuses on the building of ensemble expertise such that students master collaborative, interpretative and presentation skills for the performance of advanced repertoire. For Chamber Music students the repertoire shall be determined and agreed upon by the students and unit coordinator at the commencement of semester.  All students will plan the subsequent rehearsal schedule and undertake the required research and repertoire analysis necessary to enable a concert performance of substantial quality.

Summary

Unit name Small Ensemble 2
Unit code FCA411
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts
Discipline Music
Coordinator

Dr Nick Haywood (Jazz and Popular music), Dr Susan Collins (classical)

Teaching staff

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

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic
Hobart Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
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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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 26/2/2018 23/3/2018 16/4/2018 3/6/2018
Semester 2 16/7/2018 10/8/2018 3/9/2018 21/10/2018

* 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 CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
1 2017: $793.00 2017: $2,207.00 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

Prerequisites

FCA438 and audition

Mutual Exclusions

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

FCA607

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Weekly 2-3 hours of rehearsal/classes

Assessment

Weekly engagement:

class/coaching performance presentations (preparation, participation, professionalism, ability to interpret and perform suggestions effectively): 30%

Program notes: 20%

Final assessment: Final Performance: 50%

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Textbooks

Required

As advised by lecturers

Recommended

Co-op Bookshop links

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