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Chief Practical Study I (6 points)


Leader: Peter Handsworth

Clayton First semester 2003 (Day)
Malaysia First semester 2003 (Day)
Clayton Second semester 2003 (Day)
Malaysia Second semester 2003 (Day)
Clayton First semester 2004 (Day)
Malaysia First semester 2004 (Day)
Clayton Second semester 2004 (Day)
Malaysia Second semester 2004 (Day)

Synopsis: Students prepare for a technical examination performance on their chief instrument based on a prescribed repertoire of technical requirements. Students submit a weekly journal to their teachers for assessment of their progress. The jounral includes a summary of the salient concepts and techniques that help inform their weekly practice. The unit is taught through a combination of individual workshops, small group consultations and instrumental workshops. Students present the weekly journals in a final assignment to the School in the last week of semester. Students as required to take part, with full attendance, in an ensemble or composition workshop as a hurdle requirement.

Assessment: Participation in an approved ensemble or composition workshop as a hurdle requirement + Written (2400 words) : 35% + Practical performance examination or a composition folio: 65%

Contact Hours: 2 hours (1 hour individual lesson and 1 hour tutorial) per week

Prerequisites: Audition

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