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Information relevant to 2003 – Unit Details

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Aural & Ensemble 2B

Enrolment code: FPM205

Offered: Launceston: semester 2

Unit description:

Further develops the student’s notation, reading and aural recognition skills. Activities include advanced rhythmic reading skills, interval and chordal recognition. The unit extends the student’s fluency in hearing, reading, and performing through practical exercise in rhythmic, melodic and chordal dictation. Modal scales, chromaticism and atonal melodies will be introduced and three line melodies will be transcribed. The ensemble component will continue toward the developing of interpersonal communication and organisational skills. It will also continue to provide opportunities for professional ensemble performance skills. This will culminate in a performance at the end of the semester.

Staff Mr MH Mumford (Coordinator) For information on staff, turn to relevant Faculty website University phone and email search phone    email
Unit weight 12.5% To see normal University Admission requirements
Teaching pattern 3 hours weekly (13 wks); lectures & practical sessions Timetable
Prerequisites FPM202  
Assessment mode weekly rhythmic and aural performance tests (10%), dictation and analysis (10%), aural viva voce exams (30%), weekly performance observation of individual contribution to ensemble (50%) Examinations timetable (Users will need to know their login name (POP account) and password)
Discipline (School) Music (Launceston)  
Courses Bachelor of Contemporary Arts  
Faculty website Faculty of Arts  
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