Composition Studies

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Composition Studies

CMPN1000
Composition Through Improvisation 1
3      Semester 1
CMPN1003
Composition Through Improvisation 2
3    P CMPN1000
Semester 2
CMPN1010
Vocal Composition Workshop
3    A Sight singing; basic choral skills required; familiarity with music notation and music notation software.
P CMPN1331 or CMPN1601


if prerequisite not met, you may request special permission
Semester 2
CMPN1310
Percussion Composition Workshop
3    P CMPN1331 OR CMPN1601


if prerequisite not met, you may apply for special permission
Semester 1
CMPN1331
Concepts of Music Through Composition 1
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
CMPN1332
Concepts of Music Through Composition 2
6    P CMPN1331
Semester 2
CMPN1611
Instrumentation and Orchestration
6      Semester 1
CMPN1612
New Music, New Thinking
6      Semester 2
CMPN2320
Music Notation and Publishing
6      Semester 1
CMPN2510
Scoring and Arranging for the Screen
6      Semester 2
CMPN2613
Comp Techniques: Number and Process
6    P CMPN1612


Strong music theory and notation skills are essential in this unit of study
Semester 1
CMPN2614
Comp Techniques: Tonality and Process
6    P CMPN2613 or CMPN2011


Strong music theory and notation skills are essential in this unit of study
Semester 2
CMPN3620
Advanced Instrumentation and Orchestrat
6    A Students should be competent in score writing and fundamental knowledge of instruments and orchestration while also having composition experience.
P CMPN1611
Semester 2
MUSC2614
Composition Workshop
6    P 18 Junior credit points
Semester 1

Composer Performer Workshop

CMPN3000
Composer Performer Workshop 1
3      Semester 1
Semester 2
CMPN3001
Composer Performer Workshop 2
3    P CMPN3000
Semester 1
Semester 2
CMPN4000
Composer Performer Workshop 3
3    P CMPN3001
Semester 1
Semester 2
CMPN4001
Composer Performer Workshop 4
3    P CMPN4000
Semester 1
Semester 2