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MUS4030

Faculty of Arts

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Monash University Handbook 2010 Undergraduate - Unit

24 points, SCA Band 1, 0.500 EFTSL

LevelUndergraduate
FacultyFaculty of Arts
OfferedClayton First semester 2010 (Day)
Clayton Second semester 2010 (Day)
Coordinator(s)Fintan Murphy

Synopsis

The student is required to present a concert recital, the works of which are chosen in consultation and approval of a supervisor for their unity of intellectual purpose. The student organises the concert and, following clear academic writing principles, writes a critical essay that explains and justifies the programs intellectual purpose. This unit is taught through a combination of individual lessons on the students chief practical instrument, instrumental workshops and academic supervision.

Objectives

Upon successful completion of this subject students should have developed a high level of performance and programming skills and knowledge of style through presentation of an extended recital and programme booklet and organising a successful performance event.

Assessment

Written work: 30%
Concert performance: 70% (60mins); Participation in an approved ensemble as a hurdle requirement

Chief examiner(s)

Graeme Smith

Contact hours

3 hours (1 x 2 hour seminar and 1 x 1 hour tutorial) per week

Prerequisites

70% minimum in MUS3990. Students need to have an interview/audition with the unit coordinator and MUS4420 and one of the following units MUS4600, MUS4640 or MUS4980.