Provides students with advanced skills in aural recognition of music, the notation and performance of melodic, rhythmic and chordal patterns, and transcription of musical ideas; delivered through practical music activities such as listening, singing, performing and score reading.
- Chord progressions
- Textual elements
- Musical structures
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||perform, recognise and dictate advanced rhythmic patterns||Creativity|
|2||sing, recognise and dictate diatonic and chromatic intervals up to a 13th||Creativity|
|3||sight sing, recognise and dictate melodies based on major and minor scales and modes||Creativity|
|4||sing arpeggios, recognise and dictate chord progressions based on advanced harmonic vocabulary||Creativity|
|5||transcribe songs from contemporary repertoire into professional music charts||Knowledge of a discipline||Communication and social skills|
|6||recognise popular instrumental and vocal timbres and effects||Knowledge of a discipline|
|7||apply advanced aural skills in rhythmic, melodic and harmonic perception to the understanding, interpretation and performance of contemporary music repertoire and practice.||Knowledge of a discipline||Communication and social skills|
- No prescribed texts.
Teaching and assessment
|Tutorial on-site 2 hours (12 weeks)|
|Exam: closed book||30%|
Commonwealth Supported courses
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Commencing 2014 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 1
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