This is the first of three units designed to establish key practical and theoretical skills relating to the practice of music required for today’s creative musician. You will engage in a variety of learning environments and activities aimed at establishing essential literacies through integrated music theory and musicianship training, and relevant software and technology. You will also learn principles of sound capture and/or reinforcement and their application relative to your specific musical context.
|Unit name||Tools, Techniques and Sound|
|Faculty/School||College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts and Media
Associate Professor Maria Grenfell
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
|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|
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- Identify harmonic, melodic and/or rhythmic materials.
- Explain and express harmonic, melodic and/or rhythmic material.
- Explain and apply use of audio techniques and equipment.
|Field of Education||Commencing Student Contribution 1||Grandfathered Student Contribution 1||Approved Pathway Student Contribution 2||Domestic Full Fee|
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You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:
FCP101, FCA104, FCA102
Weekly Workshop (3 hours)
Task 1: Homework and Formative Assessments (40%)
Task 2: Theory Assignment (20%)
Task 3: Aural Assessment, 60 minutes (20%)
Task 4: Audio Assessment (20%)
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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