• Offered by School of Music
  • ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Course subject Music
  • Academic career UGRD
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Offered in Second Semester 2014
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The Creative Musicianship courses are a series of four courses integrating a broad suite of skills that underpins the study of the various languages of music - classical, jazz, contemporary and cross-cultural. Creative Practice 2 is compulsory for all BMus students.  It introduces students to fundamental skills and concepts in composition, theory, analysis, aural improvisation, and music education that they will require to complete the BMus and be musically literate musicians. 

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  1.  Hear, notate, describe and create fundamental to intermediate elements of musical structure: pitch, melody, harmony, rhythm, form and timbre.
  2. Create original small-scale musical works as a composer or improviser
  3. Observe, discuss and evaluate aspects of music education philosophy and practice. 

Indicative Assessment

  1. A portfolio of six exercises which may be aural, theoretical and/or compositional and may include in-class listening exercises (40%) [Learning Outcome 1]
  2. Write a short series of lessons plans for a particular learning context and relate the plan to one or more educational methods. (30%) [Learning Outcome 3]
  3. A portfolio of 2-3 small compositions OR two assessed improvisations (30%) [Learning Outcome 1-3]

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Workload

130 hours of total student learning time made up from:

a) 48 hours of contact:

  1. 24 hours of core workshops
  2. 12 hours of extension workshops
  3. 12 hours of education workshops

b) 82 hours of independent student work

Requisite and Incompatibility

To enrol in this course you must have completed MUSI1105.

Prescribed Texts

Nil

Majors

Minors

Fees

Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

If you are a domestic graduate coursework or international student you will be required to pay tuition fees. Students continuing in their current program of study will have their tuition fees indexed annually from the year in which you commenced your program. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

Student Contribution Band:
1
Unit value:
6 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.  Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

Units EFTSL
6.00 0.12500
Domestic fee paying students
Year Fee
1994-2003 $1542
2004 $1926
2005 $2286
2006 $2286
2007 $2286
2008 $2286
2009 $2286
2010 $2358
2011 $2424
2012 $2472
2013 $2472
2014 $2478
International fee paying students
Year Fee
1994-2003 $3618
2004 $3618
2005 $3618
2006 $3618
2007 $3618
2008 $3618
2009 $3618
2010 $3750
2011 $3756
2012 $3756
2013 $3756
2014 $3762
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only.
Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.

Second Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
8459 21 Jul 2014 01 Aug 2014 31 Aug 2014 30 Oct 2014 In Person N/A

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