Unit Description: The content of this unit covers the foundation principles of music, its parameters and the articulation of these ideas illustrated with musical examples. It is expected that in additional to the class time students will need to allocate at least 3-4 hours per week for required reading, tutorial exercises and aural skills practice. It is recommended that aural skills practice be incorporated into a regular daily regime. Auralia is ear-training software available for all students in the library for private practice. All weekly tasks are designed to assist you in your learning and while not part of the formal assessment of the unit should be completed as required. It is expected that all students will bring manuscript to aural classes and notebooks to the lecture and tutorials.
Pre-Requisites: Diploma of Music students: G1MS2 Musicianship D2 and G1DU2 Aural D2
Available To: Core unit for BMUS students except BMUS-AM and Diploma students Stage 3