Jazz Ensemble 8 (JAZZ4618)


This unit of study provides the jazz student with opportunities for performance of large ensemble arrangements in the Elective Jazz Orchestra, or Big Band, and performance of small ensemble works and arrangements including original works by the students themselves in a nominated jazz ensemble, or Advanced Ensemble.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information


2 hr Small Ensemble class or (3 Hrs for advanced ensemble); 2 hr Elective Jazz Orchestra class, or 3 Hr Big Band Class


A final grade will be compiled from continual assessment of professional demeanour, improvisational and ensemble skills demonstrated during rehearsals and performances, and nominated assessment tasks (100%) NB: the student must pass all elements of this Unit.

Faculty/department permission required?


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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.