Bachelor of Music with Honours

Course Code

10509

Version

6

Faculty

Law, Business and the Creative Arts

Award Requirements

Course Structure

Candidature

Progression

Advanced Standing

Award Details

Admission Requirements

Course pre-requisites

Bachelor of Music, or equivalent degree, from this or another university.

Entry requirements for this course are consistent with the Pathways to Qualifications in the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) Guidelines for Bachelor degrees.

Minimum English Language Proficiency Requirements

Students of non English speaking backgrounds must have an adequate English language capacity assessed under the Australian International English Language Testing System.  An IELTS score of 6.0 with no component lower than 5.5 is required (Band 1 at JCU).  Students scoring below this may be offered up to six months intensive language training prior to admission to the course.

Additional selection requirements

A minimum grade of Distinction in specified research-based and practice-based music subjects is required for candidates wishing to pursue the research major.

A minimum grade of Distinction in a specified practice-based music subject and a grade of Credit in a specified research-based music subject is required for candidates wishing to pursue the practice major.

Special admission requirements

Nil

Academic Requirements for Course Completion

Credit points

24 credit points as per course structure

Additional course rules

Nil

Additional completion requirements

Nil

Learning outcomes

Characteristics of learning outcomes for this course are consistent with those outlined in the Bachelor degree Guideline in the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF).

Course Structure

Core Subjects

CV4041:03  Introduction to Research Methodology

Options

Select either Practice Honours or Research Honours

Practice Honours (10509-FT-PR-HON)

MU4121:03  Analysis of Practice Part 1 of 2

MU4122:03  Analysis of Practice Part 2 of 2

MU4221:06  Music Practice Part 1 of 2

MU4222:09  Music Practice Part 2 of 2

Research Honours full-time (10509-FT-RE-HON)

MU4101:09  Research in Historical and Contemporary Music Culture Part 1 of 2

MU4102:12  Research in Historical and Contemporary Music Culture Part 2 of 2

or

Research Honours part-time (10509-PT-RE-HON)

MU4111:03  Research Thesis Part 1 of 2

MU4112:06  Research Thesis Part 2 of 2

MU4211:06  Research Practice Part 1 of 2

MU4212:06  Research Practice Part 2 of 2

Campus

COURSE AVAILALE AT

NOTES

Townsville

 

Candidature

Expected time to complete

1 year full-time or equivalent part-time

Maximum time to complete

4 years

Maximum leave of absence

1 year

Progression

Course progression requisites

Nil

Course includes mandatory professional placement(s)

No

Special assessment requirements

Nil

Accreditation requirements

Nil

Maximum allowed Pass Conceded (PC) grade

Nil

Supplementary exam for final subject

Not applicable

Advanced Standing

Eligibility

Not applicable

Maximum allowed

Nil

Currency

Not applicable

Expiry

Not applicable

Other restrictions

Not applicable

Award Details

Inclusion of majors on testamur

The major shall not appear on the testamur

Exit with lesser award

Not applicable

Course articulation

Not applicable