Courses & Units

Performance 2A FCM215

Hobart

Note:

Music performance requires a significant amount of time spent in regular practice in both solo and group settings. Ensemble work is an important and complementary activity to develop professional performance skill: all students in the performance major will be assigned to Conservatorium ensembles and are required to attend all rehearsals for concert performances.

Students are expected to attend masterclasses of visiting artists specific to their field of study (ie classical or contemporary).

Introduction

The performance major is devoted to developing the student's awareness of how, why and what is required for musical expression at the practitioner level. In this third unit is again on effective practice: at the second year level, the study aims to effect a concentration on consolidating technique to support the student's developing aesthetic sensibility.

Students undertake this study in the specialisation chosen in FCM102 Performance 1B

Summary

Unit name Performance 2A
Unit code FCM215
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law & Education
School of Creative Arts
Discipline Music
Coordinator

Dr Arabella Teniswood-Harvey(classical), Dr Nick Haywood (Jazz and popular music)

Teaching staff

Level Intermediate
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 2018: $805.00 2018: $2,284.00 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

FCM102

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Delivery may include, as appropriate, one or a combination of the following teaching modes: tutorial, master class, lecture, small class, rehearsal and online instruction. Standard contact hours will range from 1 - 2 hours per week depending on the mix of delivery modes.

Assessment

1) Assessment of the student's weekly preparation and participation in all unit activities, classes and rehearsals (40%).

2) An end of semester performance task or tasks. The material presented will reflect the work undertaken in the classes (60%).

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Flexible Study Options

Textbooks

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