Undergraduate Units of Study

PRFM3961 - Rehearsal Studies

Semester 1, 2011  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Miranda Jane Heckenberg

Description

This unit of study is structured around a performance project involving professional actors and a director. Students observe and analyse a rehearsal process, which will take place during the mid year break. In this unit, the theoretical and methodological groundwork is laid: accounts of rehearsal by participants and observers, ethnographic theory, video recordings of rehearsal, prompt books and other materials are examined with a view to establishing an appropriate level of awareness of the task and a methodological approach.

Assessments

1x3000wd essay (60%), 1x1500wd tutorial workbook (30%), preparation for seminar discussions (10%)

Textbooks

Course Reader

Classes

1x3-hr seminar/week

Prerequisites

Credit results in either (PRFM2601 and PRFM2602) or (PRFM2001 and PRFM2002)

Corequisites

PRFM3962 and sufficient units for a major in Performance Studies

Additional Information

This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit for students who are already enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program.

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