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Music Technology Projects 2 FCJ111



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

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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 task weeks will not normally be granted.

FCJ111 may be credited as an elective in the Bachelor of Musical Arts or can be credited as an introductory degree/student elective in the Bachelor of Arts.

Student who complete FCJ111 but do not meet the standard required for a pass result or higher, will be withdrawn from the course without academic penalty - a failure (NN) result is not recorded on the academic transcript.


This University Connections Program unit (for year 12/13 students only) is a continuation unit following on from the prerequisite Music Technology Projects 1 (FCJ110).  This unit provides an intensive course of study in music technology designed to build skills to allow a successful audition into the Bachelor of Music Degree (Music Technology stream) or Bachelor of Musical Arts Degree (Music Technology). Students will develop an understanding of sound creation and manipulation relevant to Tertiary level entrance requirements; experience and become familiar with professional tools and skill sets relevant to the field; and understand and apply appropriate standards for the delivery of music technology projects. Students are required to demonstrate significant independence in their learning and develop a portfolio containing a range of prescribed and optional tasks.


Unit name Music Technology Projects 2
Unit code FCJ111
Credit points 25
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts and Media
Discipline Music

Dr Dave Carter and Stewart Long

Teaching staff

Rob Long

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


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


International students
Domestic students

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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Full Year Period 24/2/2020 10/8/2020 11/8/2020 18/10/2020

* 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 2020 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2020 will be available from the 1st October 2020.

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A fee waiver applies to students who study this unit as part of the UCP program.


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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Music Technology Projects 1 (FCJ110)


Teaching Pattern

The course is delivered in the same manner as a year 11/12 Pre-tertiary TCE subject to ensure students receive the breadth of teaching and learning support over a whole school year (4.5hrs per week over approximately 30 weeks).


Module 1 – Conducted by Classroom teacher comprising written task/s and practical project brief (15%)

Module 2 – Student interview and project presentation conducted by UTAS panel and classroom teacher comprising one completed project brief selected from Module 2 (30%)

Module 3 – Student interview and project presentation conducted by UTAS panel and classroom teacher comprising one completed project brief selected from Module 3 (40%)

Module 4 – Conducted by classroom teacher comprising one completed project brief from Module 4 (15%).

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