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ATS4838

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)Peter McIlwain

Notes

Previously coded MUS4760(A)

Synopsis

Preparation of a folio of three original compositions for varied musical forces and the presentation of a concert performance of at least one work. Studies include musical applications of computers, studio technology, and concepts underlying contemporary techniques of the capture and modification of audio signals and musical representations, such as score notation.

Objectives

Students who successfully complete this unit will be able to apply themselves to extensive creative projects in music composition that involve; the research and synthesis of compositional techniques, the planning and implementation of creative strategies and the development of particular skills and learning as negotiated with the unit leader.

Chief examiner(s)

Graeme Smith

Contact hours

1 hour (1 x 1 hour lecture) per week

Prerequisites

Students must achieve a distinction grade in ATS3830 (in composition) AND ATS3831 (in Composition) to be eligible to enrol in this unit. External Honours applicants will be considered via folio/audition.