• Offered by School of Music
  • ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Course subject Music
  • Academic career PGRD
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Offered in Second Semester 2014
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This course is designed to enable students to develop skills in writing about their research-led creative practice. It provides students with skills in exegetical writing necessary for the composition of the exegesis that accompanies their performance or composition, arranging, or sound design. The course addresses different ways in which students may reflect on their creative practice, and will examine different possible approaches to articulate this in written form.

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. Explore different approaches to the articulation, in written form, of their reflection on their creative practice
  2. Apply appropriate methods of writing about creative musical activities specific to the student's performance and compositional activities.
  3. Critically evaluate the writings of others on creative practice.

Indicative Assessment

A written exegesis (5000-6000 words)of the research topic realised through the creative work presented within MUSI8004 Graduate Performance 3, MUSI8006 Graduate Composition, Arranging, and Sound Design 3, or MUSI8100 Thesis (Learning Outcomes 1-3)



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Workload

Total of 130 hours: Five 6-hour days attendance at intensive classes and a further 30 hours of directed preparatory reading and preparation and 70 hours of independent private study/research.

Requisite and Incompatibility

To enrol in this course you must have completed MUSI7001 or MUSI7002.

Assumed Knowledge

Students will need to have experience of creative practice in music, in either performance or composition, involving critical analysis and reflection.

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 $1218
2004 $1926
2005 $2286
2006 $2286
2007 $2286
2008 $2286
2009 $2286
2010 $2358
2011 $2424
2012 $2472
2013 $2472
2014 $2484
International fee paying students
Year Fee
1994-2003 $3402
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
9314 21 Jul 2014 08 Aug 2014 31 Aug 2014 30 Oct 2014 In Person N/A

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