Courses & Units

Music Project 1 FCE107


Enrolment in this unit is subject to approval by the Unit Coordinator.

Conservatorium students are expected to have prepared their parts thoroughly prior to the first scheduled rehearsal.

This unit is also available via the University Connections Program (UCP) (formerly known as the UTAS/University College Program), however will not contribute to TE/ATAR scores.

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Designed to explore the procedural and artistic elements embedded within professional music performance practice, this unit encompasses the undertaking of thorough pre-rehearsal preparation as well as an intensive rehearsal process leading to (at least) two full presentations of prepared material. Students will develop skills in music collaboration, musical placement and technical and artistic skills appropriate to extended ensemble situations within a variety of contexts.


Unit name Music Project 1
Unit code FCE107
Credit points 25
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts and Media
Discipline Music

Dr Nick Haywood
Mr Frank Bansel (University Connections & Community Outreach Programs)

Teaching staff

Dr Nick Haywood
Mr Frank Bansel (University Connections & Community Outreach Programs)
and other staff as advised

Level Introductory
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No


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Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
1 2020: $1,671.00 2020: $4,890.00 100101

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Audition and a balanced ensemble

Mutual Exclusions

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

FCE141, FCE142


Teaching Pattern

Semester 1 and 2:    Weekly 2 x 3 hour rehearsals/coaching sessions (12 weeks) or as timetabled by ensemble directors.

Semester 3, 4 and 5:    2 x 3-day weekends of sectionals and rehearsals totaling an average 40-60 hrs or as timetabled by ensemble directors.


Conductor/Tutor/Directional Team assessment: 30%

On-going rehearsal effectiveness assessment (observational review): 20%

Performances: At least 2 public concerts of prepared repertoire: 50%

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Flexible Study Options



As advised by lecturers


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