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ATS4831

Faculty of Arts

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Monash University Handbook 2011 Undergraduate - Unit

12 points, SCA Band 1, 0.250 EFTSL

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LevelUndergraduate
FacultyFaculty of Arts
OfferedClayton First semester 2011 (Day)
Coordinator(s)Fintan Murphy

Notes

Previously coded MUS4030(A)

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

Students must achieve a distinction grade in ATS3831 (in Performance). External Honours applicants will be considered via audition.