SPECIAL NOTE: required unit for all BMus composition majors
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).
The following range of activities serves as a basis for the establishment of technical and expressive tools for the composition student to advance to more complex and extended projects as well as a demonstration of fundamentals of music composition such as formal conception, instrumentation, handling of pitch and temporal materials, etc -- (a) one-to-one lessons; (b) composition folio: [i] solo non-harmonic instrument and [ii] solo harmonic instrument; (c) recitals: public performances of works written each semester; (d) principal studies class: visiting composers, ensembles, classes with students and staff.
ASSESSMENT: folio of work (50%), 2-hr analysis exam (50%)
TEACHING PATTERN: 1-hr individual tuition and 90-min composition class weekly (13 wks)
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.