Subject Descriptions - Subject Information

Calendar: 2019 Undergraduate
Faculty: Faculty of Law, Humanities and the Arts
Department: School of the Arts, English and Media

COSMOS mastered subject: Version 2000.01

Subject Information
Subject Code CAMS201
Subject Name Music Studio 1
Credit Points 6
Pre-Requisites CAMS102
Co-Requisites None.
Restrictions None.
Equivalence None.
Assessment Exam - Music Skills Test 30% Assignment - Individual composition 30% Performance - Ensemble composition & performance 40%
General Subject Yes.
EFTSL (Non Weighted) 0.125
Non Weighted Student Contribution Amounts
Commonwealth Supported (HECS) Students Only
Pre-1997 Pre-2005 Post-2005 Post-2008 Post-2009 Post-2010
$ 820  $ 820  $ 820  $ 820  $ 820  $ 820 
Weighted Student Contribution Amounts
Commonwealth Supported (HECS) Students Only
1771-Bachelor of Laws (Honours) (Direct Entry)
1777-Bachelor of Laws (Direct Entry)
1827-Bachelor of International Studies - Bachelor of Laws
1845-Bachelor of Information Technology - Bachelor of Laws
1852-Bachelor of Business Information Systems - Bachelor of Laws
760-Bachelor of Communication and Media Studies - Bachelor of Laws
770-Bachelor of Laws (Graduate Entry)
771-Bachelor of Arts - Bachelor of Laws
771H-Course information not Found
772-Bachelor of Creative Arts - Bachelor of Laws
773-Bachelor of Commerce - Bachelor of Laws
774-Bachelor of Mathematics - Bachelor of Laws
775-Bachelor of Science - Bachelor of Laws
775H-Course information not Found
775M-Course information not Found
776-Bachelor of Computer Science - Bachelor of Laws
778-Bachelor of Information and Communication Technology-Bachelor of Laws
779-Bachelor of Engineering - Bachelor of Laws
858-Bachelor of Journalism - Bachelor of Laws
Work Experience No
Tutorial Enrolment Information None.

Subject Availability
Session Autumn  (04-03-2019 to 27-06-2019)
Campus Wollongong
Delivery Method On Campus
Instance Name Class 1
Course Restrictions No restrictions
Contact Hours 1 hr lecture, 2 hrs practical & 1 hr music clinic per week
Lecturer(s) and
Cons. times
Terumi Narushima
Coordinator(s) and
Cons. times
Terumi Narushima
Instance Comment  
Census Date 31-03-2019

Subject Description
This subject provides a workshop environment in which the knowledge acquired through previous theory and skills subjects is put into practice. Students are introduced to the core skills needed in 2nd year music studio through a series of guided composition and performance exercises that will build skills in harmony, notation, vocal and instrumental arrangement, as well as performance and improvisation. A range of musical styles is explored through technical and creative practice in a collaborative setting.

Subject Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this subject, students will be able to:
1. communicate musical ideas effectively using notation and both written and oral communication
2. write idiomatically for voice and instruments in a variety of musical formats and styles
3. demonstrate competence in instrumental and/or vocal performance
4. apply learnt skills to practice-based studio work
5. respond to creative tasks with originality, flexibility and structural coherence
6. work effectively as members of a creative team

Textbook Information
Students will be advised of recommended texts at the commencement of session.
Text book information is available via the UniShop website:

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