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Unit Summary

Unit type

UG Coursework Unit

Credit points

12

AQF level

7

Level of learning

Introductory

Unit aim

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: GA1 GA2 GA3 GA4 GA5 GA6 GA7
1 demonstrate introductory level techniques appropriate to selected studio practice areas Knowledge of a discipline Communication and social skills
2 demonstrate the application of introductory level techniques to the performance/presentation of selected repertoire Lifelong learning
3 demonstrate an understanding of introductory level theory relevant to studio practice area Lifelong learning
4 demonstrate the application of relevant theory to studio practice Knowledge of a discipline
5 present work in the form of concerts, compositions, recordings or other approved media. Knowledge of a discipline Lifelong learning Communication 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

Prescribed texts

  • Texts as prescribed by individual studio lecturer, ..
Prescribed texts may change in future study periods.