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Unit Summary

Unit type

UG Coursework Unit

Credit points

12

Unit aim

Introduces students to foundational level skills and knowledge in relation to songwriting, ensemble rehearsal and music performance. Students will rehearse and perform in small ensembles and participate in songwriting practical sessions.

Unit content

  • WHS issues in relation to music rehearsal and live performance
     
  • Ensemble rehearsal and performance in small ensemble context
     
  • Introductory technique on an instrument or in singing in an ensemble setting
     
  • Foundational songwriting (lyric and melody) techniques

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.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:
1 demonstrate foundation performance techniques in an ensemble setting on an instrument or singing
2 apply introductory level songwriting techniques within set parameters
3 demonstrate knowledge and skills relating to workplace health and safety in music performance.

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

  1. demonstrate foundation performance techniques in an ensemble setting on an instrument or singing
  2. apply introductory level songwriting techniques within set parameters
  3. demonstrate knowledge and skills relating to workplace health and safety in music performance.

Prescribed texts

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