Unit Set Structure

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MAAAAV  Jazz Performance Major  

This unit set is available in the following courses:
G88 BACHELOR OF MUSIC

The jazz course at WAAPA has long been recognised as one of the strongest jazz courses in the southern hemisphere, producing many nationally and internationally renowned jazz musicians. The strength of the course lies in the focus on performance outcomes, hence all educational units are based around developing these skills. Students have the option of pursuing a performance or arranging stream in third year, culminating in a professional recital. Throughout the year all students participate in many varied ensembles, from big bands to jazz trios and everything in between. The jazz course has a visiting artist program that is second to none, and prides itself on the depth of professional knowledge that is on offer to students year round.

 
UNIT SET LOCATION
This unit set is available on Mt Lawley Campus.
 
MODE OF DELIVERY
This unit set is available in the following mode of delivery - On-campus.
 
YEAR ONE - SEMESTER 1
MUS1104 Ensembles&Extension Studies 1 15
MUS1106 Music Techniques 1 15
MUS1210 Music History and Culture: Jazz History I 15
MUS1118 Principal Studies: Jazz Performance 1 15
 
YEAR ONE - SEMESTER 2
MUS1105 Ensembles&Extension Studies 2 15
MUS1220 Music History and Culture: Jazz History II 15
MUS1207 Music Techniques 2 15
MUS1219 Principal Studies: Jazz Performance 2 15
 
YEAR TWO - SEMESTER 1
MUS2104 Ensembles&Extension Studies 3 15
MUS2206 Music Techniques: Jazz 1 15
MUS2218 Principal Studies: Jazz Performance 3 15
plus one of the following:
MUS1111 Music History&Culture: Classical Overview 15
MUS1112 Music History&Culture: Music Technology Overview 15
MUS2115 Music History and Culture: Jazz History III 15
MUS2111 Music History&Culture: Classical Topic 1 15
 
YEAR TWO - SEMESTER 2
MUS2105 Ensembles&Extension Studies 4 15
MUS2208 Music Techniques: Jazz 2 15
MUS2219 Principal Studies: Jazz Performance 4 15
plus either:
MUS2120 Music History and Culture: Jazz History IV 15
or
MUS2113 Music History&Culture: Classical Topic 2 15
 
YEAR THREE - SEMESTER 1
MUS3104 Ensembles&Extension Studies 5 15
MUS3110 Music Research&Culture: Music Colloquium 15
MUS3206 Music Techniques: Jazz 3 15
MUS3218 Principal Studies: Jazz Performance 5 15
 
YEAR THREE - SEMESTER 2
MUS3105 Ensembles&Extension Studies 6 15
MUS3111 Music Research&Culture: Performance Research 15
MUS3208 Music Techniques: Jazz 4 15
MUS3219 Principal Studies: Jazz Performance 6 15
 
Designated Unit - a Unit or Unit of Competency which a Faculty Board has designated as a fundamental course requirement and may only be attempted once unless otherwise determined by Board of Examiners.
 

Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2012 VET: 15/03/2012