This unit develops technical, interpretive and self-evaluation skills in music practice. Students are assisted in evaluating their technical, interpretative and improvisation skills. Students are instructed in a range of underpinning theoretical knowledge in general musicianship. Students are assisted in investigating and understanding musicological concepts relating to musical repertoire and performance. Students are guided in setting goals, strategies, exercises and practice routines.

Unit details

Location:
Study level:
Undergraduate
Credit points:
12
Unit code:
ACO3011

Prerequisites

ACO2012 - Practical Music 2B

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
  1. Develop and produce musical works;  
  2. Collaborate effectively within group contexts;  
  3. Demonstrate appropriate reflection on academic and musical progress ;  
  4. Develop and demonstrate a program of technical musical work appropriate to instrument/voice; and  
  5. Articulate appropriate musical nomenclature in relation to music production activities.  

Assessment

Assessment type Description Grade
Creative Works Technical Musicianship Practical Exam and Verbal Reflective Interview 20%
Creative Works Musical works - collaborative. 30%
Journal Musical works - independant. 30%
Exercise Charts for musical works 20%

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