Composition 4 (CMPN2604)


One to one lessons will be taught by composition staff. It is an expectation that students will show incremental advancement in their ability to handle compositional techniques as they apply to all musical parameters and the blending of them in increasingly sophisticated ways in their progression through Composition 3 to 8.

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Further unit of study information


Individual lessons with seminar/group classes


Submission of a portfolio of compositions, preferably with accompanying recordings, of a suggested duration a duration between six and ten minutes, together with 3 concert reviews. (100%).

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules



Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.