To enrol in this unit, students must meet honours/postgraduate course entry requirements (for example completion of a 300 credit point undergraduate degree with a major in a relevant discipline).
Is designed to support advanced studies in composition. Primary concentration is given to the development of high level technical and musical skills. On completion of the unit students should have developed advanced skills in the technique of chamber music composition. Development of a folio of compositions appropriate to the level of study is by negotiation with the lecturer and approval of the Course Coordinator.
|Unit name||Composition 1|
|Faculty/School||College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts
Dr Maria Grenfell
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
* 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.
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|1||2017: $1,587.00||2017: $4,414.00||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.
Audition and interview
39 hrs contact time over sem consisting of individual lessons, workshops and seminars
Folio 70%, Seminar task 10%, Written assignment 10%, Performance of works 10%
The folio submitted for exam must contain documentation of creative work undertaken during the unit, including recordings of live performances.
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
Flexible Study Options
Adler, The Study of Orchestration, 3e, New York: Norton, 2002, ISBN 0-393-97572-X
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