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Unit Summary

Unit type

UG Coursework Unit

Credit points

12

Unit aim

Builds on the skills and knowledge gained in Music Craft III, refining foundational performance, songwriting or production skills through analysis and critique of repertoire and the application of studio specific techniques. Refines and integrates foundational level music theory and musicianship skills and knowledge. Students participate in practical and lab sessions and participate in one to one and small group tuition in their chosen studio practice area.

Unit content

  • Foundational level skills and knowledge related to a specific studio practice area (performance, songwriting or production)
     
  • Analysis and critique of repertoire, performance and recordings
     
  • Foundational level music theory and musicianship skills and knowledge.

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 an increasing understanding of music theory concepts through aural, performance, written, creative and improvisation tasks
2 apply digital audio workstation and notation software tools to understand foundational music theory concepts
3 apply foundational level concepts and techniques to the performance /presentation of selected repertoire/examples in a specific studio practice area.

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

  1. demonstrate an increasing understanding of music theory concepts through aural, performance, written, creative and improvisation tasks
  2. apply digital audio workstation and notation software tools to understand foundational music theory concepts
  3. apply foundational level concepts and techniques to the performance /presentation of selected repertoire/examples in a specific studio practice area.

Prescribed texts

  • Other: Other texts as prescribed by individual studio lecturer, titles depending on instrument.
Prescribed texts may change in future teaching periods.