ATS4831 - Special project: Performance part 1 - 2017

12 points, SCA Band 1, 0.250 EFTSL

Undergraduate - Unit

Refer to the specific census and withdrawal dates for the semester(s) in which this unit is offered.



Organisational Unit

Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music


Dr Paul Williamson

Unit guides



  • First semester 2017 (Day)


This unit enables students to present a concert recital, the works for which are chosen in consultation and approval of a supervisor for their unity of intellectual purpose. The student organises the concert and, following clear academic writing principles, writes detailed program notes that justifies the program's intellectual/artistic purpose. Students receive a combination of individual lessons on their chief instrument or voice, instrumental/vocal workshops and academic supervision.


Upon completion of this unit, students are able to:

  1. Demonstrate a high level of performance and programming skills;
  2. Organise a successful performance event;
  3. Present an extended recital and accompanying program notes.


Within semester assessment: 10%

Exam: 90%

Workload requirements

Minimum total expected workload to achieve the learning outcomes for this unit is 288 hours per semester typically comprising a mixture of scheduled learning activities and independent study. A unit requires on average three/four hours of scheduled activities per week. Scheduled activities may include a combination of teacher directed learning, peer directed learning and online engagement.

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