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2012 Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Music(R3N)  Download to Zip

Responsible faculty or institute:
Arts (principal)
Campus(es) Offered:
Hobart:
Course Duration: Minimum 4 yrs, Maximum 10 yrs.
Course Contact (faculty or school):

Introduction

This four-year full-time combined degree of Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Music is offered on the Hobart campus by the Faculty of Arts. Students can take up to a maximum of 10 years part-time to complete the degree. Some units in the Arts component are offered by flexible delivery or distance education.

Admission & Prerequisites

As for the Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Music.

Course Objectives

In addition to the educational objectives of the Bachelor of Music and the Bachelor of Arts, this combined degree has the following objectives:

  • To produce graduates who understand music and its associated humanistic arts within a wider perspective than that offered in either degree alone;
  • To create an awareness of the roles that music composition, music history, music theory and performance can play within broader Arts related disciplines;
  • To provide music graduates with a broader and deeper understanding of Arts disciplines such that their musical abilities are contextualised within wider frameworks and perspectives.


Miscellaneous Information

Bachelor of Arts (Advanced Honours)

This program is available to high achieving students in the BA component of the combined BA-BMus.

This is a special program that recognizes high achieving students. Entry to the program requires an ITI score of 90 or greater and in order to maintain a place in the direct entry program students will be required to be awarded the Dean's Roll of Excellence each year. Students not initially admitted to the program but who achieve the Dean's Roll of Excellence at the end of Year 1, 2 or 3 will be invited to be part of the program. At the discretion of the Dean students transferring from other institutions may be eligible to enter the program.

Students participating in this program will be required to fulfill all the normal BA component requirements and will be encouraged to develop their academic potential through participation in targeted research seminars. Individual academic mentoring and advice is also provided.

Bachelor of Music (Advanced Honours)

This program is available to high achieving students in the BMus component of the combined BA-BMus.

This is a special program that recognises high achieving students. Entry to the program is by invitation through the recommendation of the Conservatorium's audition panel and is based on a student's performance at audition, an interview and entrance/placement examination. In order to remain in the program, students will have to achieve at least distinction results in their major study units and maintain a credit average in all other units. Students not initially admitted to the program but who achieve distinctions or better in their major study units and maintain a credit average in all other units will be invited to be part of the program. At the discretion of the Dean students transferring from other institutions may be eligible to enter the program.

Students participating in this program will be required to fulfill all the normal BMus component requirements and will be encouraged to develop their academic potential through participation in targeted research seminars. Individual academic mentoring and advice is also provided.

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