SPECIAL NOTE: subject to enrolment quota
required unit for all Classical Voice majors in the BMus and DipMus
Key Semester Dates
Final WW Date*
* 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).
Develops competency in use of International Phonetic Alphabet for both dictation and practical interpretation of poetic texts in English, Italian, French and German. Develops diction skills for singers through analysis and practice of vowel and consonant placement and enunciation.
ASSESSMENT: 4 x IPA Assignments (20% in wks 3, 6, 9, 12); mid-sem 20-min oral exam (20% in wk 7); end-of-sem 20-min oral exam (20%); end-of-sem 2-hr written exam (40%)
TEACHING PATTERN: 2 x 1-hr lectures, 1 hr tutorial weekly
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.