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In this unit students will develop the technical skills and aesthetic judgement necessary for the realisation of musical work within their specialisation (Stream).

Students will engage in a range of activities and learning environments appropriate to their Stream.
These include:

Individual lessons

Classes and Lectures

Workshops and master-classes



Projects and placements

Summary 2020

Unit name Music Practice 3
Unit code FCA211
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts and Media
Discipline Music

Dr Maria Grenfell – Composition, Dr Glen Hodges – Jazz & Popular Music Performance, Arabella Teniswood-Harvey – Classical Music Performance, Ms Mia Palencia – Songwriter, Dr Matthew Boden – Commercial Music Creation, Mr Stewart Long and Dr Matthew Boden – Music Technology

Teaching staff

Profile staff and specialist casual staff as required

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



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Learning Outcomes





Mutual Exclusions

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

FCM215, FCM214, FCF201


Teaching Pattern

Music Technology Specialisation:
1.5hr weekly lecture
1.5hr weekly tutorial

Jazz & Popular Music Performance Specialisation:
1:1 lesson
Weekly workshop/performance class (all years)
Specialist ensemble/s

Classical Performance Specialisation:
1:1 lesson
Weekly workshop/performance class (all years)
Specialist ensemble/s

Composition Specialisation:
Group lessons
1:1 lessons
Weekly composition seminar
Large ensemble participation

Songwriter Specialisation:
Group lessons
1:1 lesson
Weekly workshop/performance class (combined)

Commercial Music Creation Specialisation:
1.5hr weekly tutorial
1.5hr weekly lecture
1:1 lesson


Theory: 50% (2 x assignments and 1 x exam)Aural: 50% (workshop tests, homework tasks and 1 x aural exam)

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