Courses & Units

Ensemble Skills 1 FCE105

Hobart

Note:

Students are expected to maintain a regular schedule of rehearsals throughout the semester.

Introduction

This unit introduces students to the skills required for successful performance in ensemble music. The content focuses on the building of ensemble expertise and development of an effective methodology for the preparation and practice required to facilitate professional performance, behaviour and demeanour. Students are expected to keep a rehearsal chart 'book'/journal that details the repertoire and strategies chosen throughout the semester in rehearsal to improve identified performance issues.

Summary

Unit name Ensemble Skills 1
Unit code FCE105
Credit points 12.5
College/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts and Media
Discipline Music
Coordinator Associate Professor Andrew Legg
Available as student elective? Yes
Delivered By Delivered wholly by the provider
Level Introductory

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic
Hobart Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic

Key

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International students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 2 12/7/2021 10/8/2021 30/8/2021 17/10/2021
Semester 1 22/2/2021 23/3/2021 12/4/2021 30/5/2021

* 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 2021 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2021 will be available from the 1st October 2020. Note census date cutoff is 11.59pm AEST (AEDT during October to March).

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Learning Outcomes

  • Identify through performance and rehearsal, musical ideas to aid in participation in a musically cohesive ensemble
  • Identify information pertaining to repertoire and performance practice in a collaborative setting
  • Identify instrumental/vocal skills required to participate in ensemble performance within a genre
  • Recognise skills required as an individual within a group setting to perform in an ensemble setting
Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
100101 $993.00 $993.00 not applicable $2,445.00
  • Available as a Commonwealth Supported Place
  • HECS-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility3
  • FEE-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility4

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Teaching

AssessmentDirect Observations of Clinical Encounters (DOCEs) (30%)|Live performance (50%)|Workshop (20%)
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Textbooks

Required

Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.

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