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This course information is for commencing (new) students in 2013.

Bachelor of Musical Arts (13N)

Course Structure


In the Bachelor of Musical Arts, students choose a major, a minor, 4 degree electives and 8 student electives. The degree consists of a total of 24 units comprising:

  • A major of 8 units: 2 introductory, 2 intermediate, 4 advanced units
  • A minor of 4 units: 2 introductory, 2 intermediate units
  • Four degree electives: two must be introductory and two at any level (to meet the overall requirements of the minimum and maximum level of units for the whole degree). For example, if you choose 2 advanced level degree electives in year 2 of the degree, you need to enrol in 2 student electives at intermediate level.
  • Eight student electives: units which may be chosen from this or any other subject area within the University, provided they meet the unit level requirements for the degree (see next point below), unit pre-requisites and quotas.
Unit level requirements for the degree are: between 8-10 units at introductory level, 6-10 units at intermediate level and 6-10 units at advanced level
This diagram illustrates the course structure. Please check individual unit information for the semester that each unit is available in.

Year 1

Major 1  
Introductory Unit 1
Minor  
Introductory Unit 1
 
Degree Elective 1
Choice from 31 units...
 
Student Elective 1
Major 1  
Introductory Unit 2
Minor  
Introductory Unit 2
 
Degree Elective 2
Choice from 31 units...
 
Student Elective 2
 

Year 2

Major 1  
Intermediate Unit 1
Minor  
Intermediate Unit 1
 
Degree Elective 3
Choice from 52 units...
 
Student Elective 3
Major 1  
Intermediate Unit 2
Minor  
Intermediate Unit 2
 
Degree Elective 4
Choice from 52 units...
 
Student Elective 4
 

Year 3

Major 1  
Advanced Unit 1
Major 1  
Advanced Unit 2
 
Student Elective 5
 
Student Elective 6
Major 1  
Advanced Unit 3
Major 1  
Advanced Unit 4
 
Student Elective 7
 
Student Elective 8
 
Please select your campus so we can show which units are available:
Key: Green tick Unit offering available
 
 

Major 1

A choice of one of the following:
Ensemble Skills Music History
History & Practices Music Literacy Skills
Literacy and Practices Music Technology
 
 

Minor

A choice of one of the following:
Audio Design Music Literacy Skills
Composition Music Technology
Ensemble Skills Performance
Music History
 
 

Degree Elective 1

A choice of one of the following:
Unit Weight Semester 3
Summer School
Semester 1 Semester 4
Winter School
Semester 2 Semester 5
Spring School
Requisites
FCB103 Singer's Diction 1 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCB104 Singer's Diction 2 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCB116 Rock Revolution Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCB140 Choral Experience Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCE105 Ensemble Skills 1 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCE106 Ensemble Skills 2 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCE107 Music Project 1 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCF101 Popular Music Composition & Songwriting Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCF102 Fundamentals of Sonic Art Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCF103 Electroacoustics Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCF110 Foundation Audio Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCG101 Music Skills A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCG102 Music Skills B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCH101 Popular Music & Culture Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCH102 Music & History Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCI101 Music Industry Project 1A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCI102 Music Industry Project 1B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCJ117 Music Technology 1A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCJ118 Music Technology 1B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCJ119 Studio Musicianship Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCM101 Performance 1A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCM102 Performance 1B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCM114 Composition 1A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCM124 Composition 1B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP101 Music Materials A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP102 Music Materials B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP103 Contemporary Techniques A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP105 Practical Study Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP110 Foundation Practical Study Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP113 Foundation Practical Study Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP120 Advanced Practical Study Not offered in 2013
0.0%




* Unit availability shown for on-campus Hobart in 2013
 
 

Degree Elective 2

A choice of one of the following:
Unit Weight Semester 3
Summer School
Semester 1 Semester 4
Winter School
Semester 2 Semester 5
Spring School
Requisites
FCB103 Singer's Diction 1 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCB104 Singer's Diction 2 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCB116 Rock Revolution Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCB140 Choral Experience Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCE105 Ensemble Skills 1 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCE106 Ensemble Skills 2 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCE107 Music Project 1 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCF101 Popular Music Composition & Songwriting Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCF102 Fundamentals of Sonic Art Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCF103 Electroacoustics Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCF110 Foundation Audio Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCG101 Music Skills A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCG102 Music Skills B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCH101 Popular Music & Culture Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCH102 Music & History Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCI101 Music Industry Project 1A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCI102 Music Industry Project 1B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCJ117 Music Technology 1A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCJ118 Music Technology 1B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCJ119 Studio Musicianship Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCM101 Performance 1A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCM102 Performance 1B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCM114 Composition 1A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCM124 Composition 1B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP101 Music Materials A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP102 Music Materials B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP103 Contemporary Techniques A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP105 Practical Study Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP110 Foundation Practical Study Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP113 Foundation Practical Study Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP120 Advanced Practical Study Not offered in 2013
0.0%




* Unit availability shown for on-campus Hobart in 2013
 
 

Degree Elective 3

A choice of one of the following:
Unit Weight Semester 3
Summer School
Semester 1 Semester 4
Winter School
Semester 2 Semester 5
Spring School
Requisites
FCA307 Orchestral or Vocal Studies A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCB201 Improvisation Skills Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCB215 Complementary Study Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCB303 Rock Band Skills Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCB304 Studio Music Teaching Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCB310 Orchestral Instruments Experience Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCB311 Orchestration Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCB312 Conducting Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCE202 Music Project 2 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCE234 Ensemble Skills 3 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCE235 Ensemble Skills 4 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCE302 Music Project 3 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCE303 Music Project 4 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCE330 Chamber Music 3A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCE331 Chamber Music 3B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCE353 Ensemble Skills 7 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCE355 Ensemble Skills 5 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCE356 Ensemble Skills 6 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCF201 Music Technology 2A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCF202 Music Technology 2B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCF301 Music Technology 3A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCF302 Music Technology 3B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCH201 Music From 1700 to 1850 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCH202 Music From 1850 to 1950 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCH203 Jazz: From Spirituals to Swing Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCH204 Jazz: From Bop to Contemporary Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCH301 Early Music Studies Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCH302 Trends in Music Research Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCI201 Music Industry Project 2A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCI202 Music Industry Project 2B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCI301 Music Industry Project 3A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCI302 Music Industry Project 3B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCJ217 Recording and Sound Reinforcement Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCJ218 Audio Post Production Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCJ219 Audio For The Real World Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCM214 Composition 2A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCM215 Performance 2A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCM216 Performance 2B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCM224 Composition 2B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP201 Harmony & Analysis A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP202 Harmony & Analysis B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP203 Contemporary Techniques B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP204 Contemporary Techniques C Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP205 Convergence and Integration 1 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP206 Convergence and Integration 2 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP207 Commercial Arranging and Studio Production Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP301 Music Since 1950 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP302 Music Before 1700 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP303 Post-Tonal Techniques Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP304 Listening, Style & Analysis Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP305 Music Arranging Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP307 Music Business Practices Not offered in 2013
0.0%




* Unit availability shown for on-campus Hobart in 2013
 
 

Degree Elective 4

A choice of one of the following:
Unit Weight Semester 3
Summer School
Semester 1 Semester 4
Winter School
Semester 2 Semester 5
Spring School
Requisites
FCA307 Orchestral or Vocal Studies A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCB201 Improvisation Skills Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCB215 Complementary Study Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCB303 Rock Band Skills Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCB304 Studio Music Teaching Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCB310 Orchestral Instruments Experience Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCB311 Orchestration Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCB312 Conducting Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCE202 Music Project 2 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCE234 Ensemble Skills 3 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCE235 Ensemble Skills 4 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCE302 Music Project 3 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCE303 Music Project 4 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCE330 Chamber Music 3A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCE331 Chamber Music 3B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCE353 Ensemble Skills 7 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCE355 Ensemble Skills 5 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCE356 Ensemble Skills 6 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCF201 Music Technology 2A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCF202 Music Technology 2B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCF301 Music Technology 3A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCF302 Music Technology 3B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCH201 Music From 1700 to 1850 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCH202 Music From 1850 to 1950 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCH203 Jazz: From Spirituals to Swing Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCH204 Jazz: From Bop to Contemporary Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCH301 Early Music Studies Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCH302 Trends in Music Research Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCI201 Music Industry Project 2A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCI202 Music Industry Project 2B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCI301 Music Industry Project 3A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCI302 Music Industry Project 3B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCJ217 Recording and Sound Reinforcement Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCJ218 Audio Post Production Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCJ219 Audio For The Real World Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCM214 Composition 2A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCM215 Performance 2A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCM216 Performance 2B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCM224 Composition 2B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP201 Harmony & Analysis A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP202 Harmony & Analysis B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP203 Contemporary Techniques B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP204 Contemporary Techniques C Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP205 Convergence and Integration 1 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP206 Convergence and Integration 2 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP207 Commercial Arranging and Studio Production Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP301 Music Since 1950 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP302 Music Before 1700 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP303 Post-Tonal Techniques Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP304 Listening, Style & Analysis Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP305 Music Arranging Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FCP307 Music Business Practices Not offered in 2013
0.0%




* Unit availability shown for on-campus Hobart in 2013
 

Student Electives

Student electives are your choice of available units from any study area across the University, provided you are eligible to enrol in them (i.e. meet any unit pre-requisites). You can take up to a second major or minor from the degree schedule through your student electives or the equivalent of a major or minor from a discipline area outside the degree schedule and try out different subjects – it’s your choice.

A wide range of Student Electives are available.