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Contemporary Music Making 1 - MUSC3601

Year - 2018

Students will bring their composition, performance and music technology skills together to complete one project during the course of the semester. They will write, rehearse, perform and record their music. Finally, they will work with music industry professionals to create a plan to present their work to the public. Throughout the semester, students will engage in research, analysis and assessment of their own work and the work of their peers.

Classes
1 hr lecture; 2 X 1 hr tut/wk

Assessment
Chart and Brief (500 words) 20%; Demo recording and report (500 words) 25%; Refined demo recording, chart and report (500 words) 35%; Journal (1500 words) 20%.

Textbooks
Byrne, David. How Music Works. Edinburgh: Cannongate Books, 2012.

Additional information
Students who do not meet the pre-requisite may seek special permission from the subject co-ordinator

Pre-requisites

MUSC1503 or MUSC1504 or MUSC2653

Prohibitions

MUSC1401 or MUSC1402 or MUSC2403 or MUSC2404 or MUSC3405 or MUSC3406

Details

Faculty: Sydney Conservatorium of Music

Semester 1

05 Mar 2018

Department/School: Arts Music
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2018
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
Faculty: Sydney Conservatorium of Music

Semester 2

30 Jul 2018

Department/School: Arts Music
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2018
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Jade O'Regan
HECS Band: 1
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