Develops advanced level skills and knowledge in relation to collaborative music making practices, songwriting, composition, arrangement and music performance and presentation. Students will rehearse and perform with two ensembles including a large instrumental ensemble and a student led project ensemble.
- Musical direction, conducting, rehearsal and performance techniques in large instrumental ensembles
- Advanced level chart reading and writing.
- Advanced level improvisation and soloing techniques related to selected repertoire
- Advanced level stagecraft, presentation and audience engagement.
- Arrangement techniques relevant to large instrumental ensembles
- Project development and management skills for collaborative creative projects
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 advanced level instrumental or vocal techniques appropriate to selected genres||Creativity||Communication and social skills|
|2||Apply advanced level composition and arrangement techniques within a large ensemble||Creativity||Communication and social skills|
|3||Evaluate and reflect on progress and outcomes of collaborative creative project and implement strategies to improve targeted areas in relation to both individual and group practice at an advanced level||Lifelong learning||Communication and social skills|
|4||Present advanced level creative works within a large instrumental ensemble and a small project ensemble in the form of performances, concerts, recordings or other approved media.||Creativity||Communication and social skills|
|5||Demonstrate ongoing advanced level practice and preparation skills necessary for participation in advanced level ensembles||Lifelong learning||Communication and social skills|
Teaching and assessment
Commonwealth Supported courses
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Commencing 2018 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 1
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