Courses & Units

Music Technology Projects FCJ110

Note:

This unit is only available via the University Connections Program (UCP) (formerly known as the UTAS/University College Program).

Please contact the UConnect support team with enquiries or find out more about credit for UCP units and other information at University Connections Program.

  • When completed, this full UTAS unit will attract TCE points and contribute to ATAR.
  • Students should take careful note of examination dates and not involve themselves in outside activities during these periods. Permission to undertake extra-curricular activities during assessment tasks weeks will not normally be granted.
  • Students who complete FCJ110 but do not meet the standard required for a pass result or higher, will be withdrawn from the course without academic penalty - a failure (NN) result is not recorded on the academic transcript.

Introduction

Music Technology Projects 1 is a year 11/12 University Connections Program course designed to build upon existing knowledge and experience to develop your awareness of what is required for musical expression utilising a range of music technologies, as well as how and why this might be achieved at a professional level. Using industry standard audio design tools, you will engage in problem-based learning requiring you to analyse, experiment with, reflect on, revise and develop your craft and skill as music technologists.

Summary

Unit name Music Technology Projects
Unit code FCJ110
Credit points 25
College/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts and Media
Discipline Music
Coordinator Ms Jacky Collyer
Available as an elective? No
Delivered By University of Tasmania
Level Introductory

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Full Year Period Off-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Full Year Period 20/2/2023 12/4/2023 19/6/2023 15/10/2023

* 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 (refer to How do I withdraw from a unit? for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2023 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2023 will be available from the 1st October 2022. Note census date cutoff is 11.59pm AEST (AEDT during October to March).

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Learning Outcomes

  • developed an understanding of sound creation and manipulation
  • experienced and become familiar with professional tools and skill sets relevant to the field
  • an understanding of and be able to apply, appropriate standards for the delivery of music technology projects
  • developed organisational skills to support the realisation of required project briefs as both an individual and as a member of a production team.
Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
not applicable

1 Please refer to more information on student contribution amounts.
2 Please refer to more information on eligibility and Approved Pathway courses.
3 Please refer to more information on eligibility for HECS-HELP.
4 Please refer to more information on eligibility for FEE-HELP.

If you have any questions in relation to the fees, please contact UConnect or more information is available on StudyAssist.

Please note: international students should refer to What is an indicative Fee? to get an indicative course cost.

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

This unit is part of the University Connections Program and is taught in partner schools and colleges across the Tasmanian school year. Please check the unit outline or contact the unit coordinator for further information.

AssessmentTask 1: One completed brief from Module 1 (15%)|Task 4: One completed project brief from Module 4 (15%)|Task 2: One completed project brief selected from Module 2 (30%)|Task 3: One completed project brief from Module 3 (40%)
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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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