Courses & Units

Composition 2 FCA512

Hobart

Introduction

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 skills in the technique of large ensemble compositon. Development of a folio of composition appropriate to the level of study is by negotiation with the lecturer and approval of the Course Coordinator

Summary

Unit name Composition 2
Unit code FCA512
Credit points 25
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts
Discipline Music
Coordinator

Dr Maria Grenfell

Level Postgraduate
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

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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: $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.

Requisites

Prerequisites

FCA511

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

39 hrs contact time over sem consisting of individual lessons, workshops and seminars

Assessment

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.

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Flexible Study Options

No

Textbooks

RequiredNone
Recommended

Adler, The Study of Orchestration, 3e, New York: Norton, 2002, ISBN 0-393-97572-X

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