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.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Explore different approaches to the articulation, in written form, of their reflection on their creative practice
- Apply appropriate methods of writing about creative musical activities specific to the student's performance and compositional activities.
- Critically evaluate the writings of others on creative practice.
Indicative AssessmentA 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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WorkloadTotal 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
Assumed KnowledgeStudents will need to have experience of creative practice in music, in either performance or composition, involving critical analysis and reflection.
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|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|