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2021 unit offering information will be available in November 2020

Unit description

Develops introductory technical and analytical skills in selected studio practice area (instrumental/vocal performance, songwriting or production) through the critique of practice and application of studio specific techniques.

Unit content

  • Studio specific WHS issues
  • Technique and technical work as relevant for specific studio areas
  • Establishing, documenting and developing practice routines
  • Studio specific introductory level theory
  • Application of studio specific theory to practice
  • Preparation for performance or presentation of works as relevant to studio area

Learning outcomes

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.

GA1: Intellectual rigour, GA2: Creativity, GA3: Ethical practice, GA4: Knowledge of a discipline, GA5: Lifelong learning, GA6: Communication and social skills, GA7: Cultural competence
On completion of this unit, students should be able to:GA1GA2GA3GA4GA5GA6GA7
1demonstrate introductory level techniques appropriate to selected studio practice areasKnowledge of a disciplineCommunication and social skills
2demonstrate the application of introductory level techniques to the performance/presentation of selected repertoireLifelong learning
3demonstrate an understanding of introductory level theory relevant to studio practice areaLifelong learning
4demonstrate the application of relevant theory to studio practice Knowledge of a discipline
5present work in the form of concerts, compositions, recordings or other approved media.Knowledge of a disciplineLifelong learningCommunication and social skills

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

  1. demonstrate introductory level techniques appropriate to selected studio practice areas
    • GA4: Knowledge of a discipline
    • GA6: Communication and social skills
  2. demonstrate the application of introductory level techniques to the performance/presentation of selected repertoire
    • GA5: Lifelong learning
  3. demonstrate an understanding of introductory level theory relevant to studio practice area
    • GA5: Lifelong learning
  4. demonstrate the application of relevant theory to studio practice
    • GA4: Knowledge of a discipline
  5. present work in the form of concerts, compositions, recordings or other approved media.
    • GA4: Knowledge of a discipline
    • GA5: Lifelong learning
    • GA6: Communication and social skills

Teaching and assessment

Notice

Intensive offerings may or may not be scheduled in every session. Please refer to the timetable for further details.

Southern Cross University employs different teaching methods within units to provide students with the flexibility to choose the mode of learning that best suits them. SCU academics strive to use the latest approaches and, as a result, the learning modes and materials may change. The most current information regarding a unit will be provided to enrolled students at the beginning of the study session.

Fee information

Domestic

Commonwealth Supported courses
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Commencing 2021 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 1

Fee paying courses
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International

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