ATS3021 - Chamber music 1 - 2019

6 points, SCA Band 1, 0.125 EFTSL

Undergraduate - Unit

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Organisational Unit

Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music

Chief examiner(s)

Mr Aaron Wyatt


Mr Aaron Wyatt

Unit guides



  • First semester 2019 (On-campus)


Twelve credit points of second-year Arts units and audition.

This unit is only available to students enrolled in a Bachelor of Music single or double degree.


This unit provides students in the Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music the opportunity to be mentored by experienced and world-class chamber-music performers. The unit consists of masterclasses and workshops by tenured and visiting musicians. Students learn various rehearsal strategies and techniques in context of chamber music and participate in high-profile commercial public performance opportunities.


Upon successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:

  1. collaborate with others to plan, rehearse and perform selected chamber music;
  2. critique the musical literature of chamber music available for their instrument or voice;
  3. analyse and reflect upon the rehearsal process;
  4. perform in a public chamber music performance.


Within semester assessment: 100%

Workload requirements

Minimum total expected workload to achieve the learning outcomes for this unit is 144 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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