The aim of this unit is to provide rudimentary technical instruction in aspects of various contemporary music performance styles including electronica, pop, country, reggae, funk and hip hop, music theatre, in relation to specific instrumental and vocal performance studies. This unit builds upon knowledge gained in the pre requisite unit MUS10503.
- Technique and technical routines of an instrument: guitar, keyboards or in singing
- Performance practice in contemporary styles
- Ensemble skills
- WHS issues related to music performance
Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.
Learning outcomes and graduate attributes
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:||GA1||GA2||GA3||GA4||GA5||GA6||GA7|
|1||demonstrate contemporary music performance techniques||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline||Lifelong learning|
|2||demonstrate the application of theory to performance and studio practice||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline||Lifelong learning|
|3||demonstrate musicianship skills applied to contemporary music performance||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline||Lifelong learning|
|4||perform in an ensemble.||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline||Lifelong learning|
- No prescribed texts.
Teaching and assessment
|Workshop on-site 1 (12 Weeks)|
|Progressive assessments based on technique practice and application.||30%|
|Chart writing (Please read Student Academic Integrity)||20%|
Commonwealth Supported courses
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Commencing 2016 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 1
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