• Offered by School of Music
  • ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Course subject Music
  • Areas of interest Music
  • Academic career UGRD
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Offered in First Semester 2014
    Second Semester 2014
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This course will give students an opportunity to complete an extended and focused piece of research on a musical topic. Topics will reflect the current research projects of the school and the wider community, and involve the development of skills in collaborative research. Students may only pursue individual research projects with the permission of the convenor.

Learning Outcomes

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

By the end of the course, you should be able to demonstrate:

  1. developed research skills appropriate to your area of research, and an understanding of the materials, critical, historical, and oral sources of music research
  2. the ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  3. understanding of the relationship between research and creative practice, and/or between applied research and professional practice
  4. understanding of music from historical, contemporary, and cross-cultural contexts
  5. Developed vocabulary and tools for speaking and writing critically about music
  6. An emerging independence and higher-level cognitive skills in the synthesis and analysis of information and concepts, compared with MUSI2214 Music Research Project 1
  7. The ability to identify and communicate your emerging research skills to others

Indicative Assessment

  • A research project of 3000–4000 words or creative equivalent (70%) [Learning Outcomes 1–7]
  • Research diary or other reflective process (30%) [Learning Outcomes 1–6]

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Workload

A mixture of seminars and workshops equivalent to three hours per week, plus seven hours of independent study per week.

Requisite and Incompatibility

You will need to contact the School of Music to request a permission code to enrol in this course.

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.

First Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
4428 17 Feb 2014 07 Mar 2014 31 Mar 2014 30 May 2014 In Person N/A

Second Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
8468 21 Jul 2014 01 Aug 2014 31 Aug 2014 30 Oct 2014 In Person N/A

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