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Unit Summary

Unit type

UG Coursework Unit

Credit points

12

AQF level

7

Level of learning

Intermediate

Pre-requisites

Achieve a grade of credit or above MUS72006 - Specialist Studies III

Unit aim

Builds on students' technical skills developed in their particular discipline from the unit Specialist Studies III, and challenges and extends their artistic understanding. Provides the opportunity for students to develop their directions as musicians/producers within their discipline via intermediate level critique, analysis and application of musical and/or production elements of a range of repertoire.

Unit content

  • Technique and technical work as relevant for specific studio areas
  • Review and refine practice routines and performance/presentation outcomes
  • Studio specific intermediate 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 intermediate level techniques appropriate to selected studio practice area. Knowledge of a discipline Lifelong learning Communication and social skills
2 demonstrate the application of intermediate level techniques to the performance/presentation of selected repertoire. Lifelong learning
3 demonstrate an understanding of intermediate level theory relevant to studio practice area. Lifelong learning Communication and social skills
4 demonstrate the application of relevant theory to studio practice. Knowledge of a discipline Lifelong learning
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 intermediate level techniques appropriate to selected studio practice area.
    • GA4: Knowledge of a discipline
    • GA5: Lifelong learning
    • GA6: Communication and social skills
  2. demonstrate the application of intermediate level techniques to the performance/presentation of selected repertoire.
    • GA5: Lifelong learning
  3. demonstrate an understanding of intermediate level theory relevant to studio practice area.
    • GA5: Lifelong learning
    • GA6: Communication and social skills
  4. demonstrate the application of relevant theory to studio practice.
    • GA4: Knowledge of a discipline
    • GA5: Lifelong learning
  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

  • No prescribed texts.
Prescribed texts may change in future study periods.