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Classical Performance: Vocal Major

Code: MABUVA

Allows students to receive individual lessons, specialist performance classes and participate in a large range of ensembles, which may include chamber music groups, the symphony orchestra, fully-staged operas and cutting-edge new music

Vocal students also have specialist classes to study acting, languages and movement skills.

Availability

Availability

Joondalup

Mount Lawley

Offered

South West (Bunbury)

Online

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Major details

Structure

Structure

Year 1 - Semester 1
Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
MUS1505Classical Principal Study 115
MUS1506Classical Aural 1: Fundamentals of Aural Training10
MUS1504Music Techniques 1: Fundamentals of Music Theory5
MUS1508Music History: Modernism and Postmodernism10
MUS1705Acting and Performance Skills5
MUS1706Italian Lyric Diction 15
MUS1711Italian 110
Year 1 - Semester 2
Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
MUS1513Classical Principal Study 215
MUS1514Classical Aural 2: Fundamental Principles of Baroque and Classical Music10
MUS1524Music Techniques 2: Fundamental Principles of Baroque and Classical Harmony5
MUS1516Music History: Classical Overview10
MUS1708Acting and Performance Skills 25
MUS1709Italian Lyric Diction 25
MUS1712Italian 210
Year 2 - Semester 1
Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
MUS2505Classical Principal Study 315
MUS2506Classical Aural 3: Renaissance and Baroque10
MUS2519Music Techniques 3: Renaissance and Baroque5
MUS2508Music History: Baroque10
MUS2705Acting and Performance Skills 35
MUS2706German Lyric Diction 15
MUS2703German 110
Year 2 - Semester 2
Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
MUS2513Classical Principal Study 415
MUS2514Classical Aural 4: Classical and Romantic10
MUS2529Music Techniques 4: Classical and Romantic5
MUS2709Acting and Performance Skills 45
MUS2710German Lyric Diction 25
MUS2704German 210
MUS3512Music History: Historical Performance Practices10
Year 3 - Semester 1
Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
MUS3505Classical Principal Study 520
MUS3506Classical Aural 5: Romantic and Twentieth Century10
MUS3508Music History: Classic to Romantic10
MUS3705Acting and Performance Skills 55
MUS3710French Lyric Diction 15
MUS3707Vocal Style and Repertoire 110
Year 3 - Semester 2
Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
MUS3509Classical Principal Study 620
MUS3510Classical Aural 6: Advanced Music Skills10
MUS3709Vocal Style and Repertoire 210
MUS4705French Lyric Diction 25
MUS3713Acting and Performance Skills 615
Year 4 - Semester 1
Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
MUS4505Classical Principal Study 720
MUS4506Music Techniques 5: Twentieth Century10
MUS2509Managing a Career in Music5
MUS4709Vocal Style and Repertoire 310
MUS4713Acting and Performance Skills 715
Year 4 - Semester 2
Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
MUS4510Classical Principal Study 820
MUS4511Music Techniques 6: Composition and Arranging10
MUS4708English Lyric Diction5
MUS4714Acting and Performance Skills 815
Elective Unitx 110

Note: The elective unit must be from the Classical Elective Unit Bank, or approved by the Unit Set Coordinator.

Employment Opportunities

Graduates of the classical music program can be found in major opera houses, recital halls and in educational institutions the world over.

Possible future job titles

Soloist, Chorister, Music Teacher, Vocal Coach, Church Musician, Early-Music Performer

This Major can be studied in the following courses

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