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2013 FCA438 Small Ensemble 1

Unit Level:

Available as a Student Elective: No

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SPECIAL NOTE: Enrolment is dependent upon the establishment of a balanced ensemble and students enrolled are expected to maintain a regular rehearsal schedule throughout the semester.

OFFERINGS

Unit Sem 1 Sem 2 Full Yr Spring Summer Winter
FCA438 H H

Key Semester Dates
Semester Campus Attendance Note Start Date Census Date Final WW Date* End Date
Sem 1 H On Campus 25-FEB-2013 23-MAR-2013 15-APR-2013 31-MAY-2013
Sem 2 H On Campus 15-JUL-2013 10-AUG-2013 02-SEP-2013 18-OCT-2013

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see Withdrawal dates explained for more information).

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DESCRIPTION

This unit provides students with opportunities to develop the skills required for professional participation in a small ensemble environment. The content focuses on the building of ensemble expertise such that students develop collaborative, interpretative and presentation skills for the performance of advanced repertoire. The repertoire shall be determined and agreed upon by the students and unit coordinator no later than week 2 of the semester and students shall be expected to plan the subsequent rehearsal schedule to enable a professional concert performance.

WEIGHT: 12.5%

ASSESSMENT:

Weekly engagement:

class/coaching performance presentations (preparation, participation, professionalism, ability to interpret and perform suggestions effectively) (30%)

Program notes (10%)

Final assessment: Final Performance (60%)

TEACHING PATTERN: Minimum: 3 hour performance workshop weekly

FLEXIBLE & ONLINE STUDY OPTIONS
Note: Class attendance may still be required

   Web supported - H
Online access to some part of this unit online is optional
   Flexible scheduling - H
Some classes will be held outside normal teaching hours; e.g. weekend blocks, summer schools etc
About Flexible Study Options

REQUISITE INFO
M.Excl FCA407 and FCA507
Prereq Audition and a balanced ensemble

TEXTS
Hobart Co-op Bookshop Website - Semester (Sem 1)
Hobart Co-op Bookshop Website - Semester (Sem 2)

STAFF: Dr A Forbes (co-ordinator), profile and casual

FEES
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KEY

Units are offered in attending mode unless otherwise indicated (that is attendance is required at the campus identified). A unit identified as offered by distance, that is there is no requirement for attendance, is identified with a nominal enrolment campus. A unit offered to both attending students and by distance from the same campus is identified as having both modes of study.

Campus - H Hobart, L Launceston, W Burnie. Study Centre - V Sydney, R Rozelle, P Beauty Point. Distance units may also have a campus identifier of I Isolated, N Interstate, O Overseas. Units delivered in Transnational Education (TNE) Programs have a campus identifier of A Hangzhou, F Fuzhou, G Shanghai, K KDU Malaysia, Q Kuwait or Y Hong Kong.

Special approval is required for enrolment into TNE Program units - campuses A, F, G, K, Q and Y click here for more information.



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