Principal Study (MMus) 2 (PERF5002)


Students work with the teacher/supervisor on further development of their performance skills and repertoire as appropriate to their instrument and performance research goals. The work for the semester will be planned at the beginning of the semester taking into account longer term goals for the research program in the degree. Research and performance objectives and a semester outline will be devised and approved in consultation between the student, the teacher/supervisor(s) and the Chair of Unit.

Further unit of study information


13hrs of instrumental tuition/semester or equivalent, and other supervision and performance as appropriate, including attendance and two performances at Performance Seminar or equivalent.


Teacher assessment (40%) Jury examination assessed by Unit panel; 30 - 50 mins (40%) Performance Seminar which can include ensemble work (20%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge


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.