Availabilities:

Location Domestic International
Coomera
Term2
Term2
Lismore
Term2
Term2

Unit Summary

Unit type

UG Coursework Unit

Credit points

12

Unit aim

Provides small group tuition aiming to build on students' existing skills in guitar, keyboard, production or singing performance/presentation techniques; or to provide introductory performance/presentation skills in the specific studio areas. The study is sequenced according to the requirements and abilities of individual students, and the demands of the instrument, the voice or production aspects.

Unit content

  • Studio specific WH&S and introduction to studio fundamentals
     
  • Studio specific practice and production techniques I and application
     
  • Studio specific practice and production techniques II and application
     
  • Studio specific repertoire or production research and performance/presentation application
     
  • Studio specific technical production and performance application
     
  • Studio specific performance/presentation application.

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 technical application of studio specific practice routines or production techniques
2 demonstrate music performance techniques and musicianship skills applied to music performance/digital presentation
3 perform solo or in a small ensemble or present production folio

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

  1. demonstrate technical application of studio specific practice routines or production techniques
  2. demonstrate music performance techniques and musicianship skills applied to music performance/digital presentation
  3. perform solo or in a small ensemble or present production folio

Prescribed texts

  • Russell, S., 2020, Calm Hands: Safe and Efficient Technique for Pianists, Wagtail Books, New South Wales , Australia. ISBN: 978-0-646-82878-7.
Prescribed texts may change in future teaching periods.