Courses & Units

Music Skills A FCG101

Note:

Subject to enrolment quota

Introduction

Music Skills A introduces students to the study of the fundamental materials of tonal music and music literacy through the study of notation and reading skills.  Students will develop fluency in reading music notation, through written and performance-based exercises.  They will also develop elementary skills in hand-written music notation, in order to demonstrate understanding of the principles of pitch organisation of tonal music, and principles of metric organisation.  They will establish fundamental knowledge of the relationship of notation to musical sound, the study of which will be supported by appropriate aural development through performance and reading exercises.

Summary

Unit name Music Skills A
Unit code FCG101
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts and Media
Discipline Music
Coordinator

Dr Maria Grenfell

Teaching staff

Profile or casual staff

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

Availability

This unit is currently unavailable.

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Fees

Domestic

Band Field of Education
1 100101

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Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Online delivery over 5 weeks

Assessment

2 Musition short quizzes 25%

1 creative assignment 10%

Musition final test 20%

2 Auralia short quizzes 25%

Auralia final test 20%

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Flexible Study Options

Textbooks

Required

Auralia and Musition bundle, purchased from www.risingsoftware.com

Recommended


Benward and Saker, Music in Theory and Practice 8th ed.

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