1. Handbook
  2. Courses
  3. Bachelor of Fine Arts (Music Theatre)
  4. Subject options

Bachelor of Fine Arts (Music Theatre) (B-FAMUSTH) // Subject options

You’re viewing the 2019 Handbook:
Or view archived Handbooks

Subject options

First Year

Semester 1

Code Name Study period Credit Points
MUST10001 Dance Skills 1
Semester 1
12.5
MUST10002 Acting Skills 1
Semester 1
12.5
MUST10003 Voice Skills 1
Semester 1
12.5
MUST10004 Music Theatre Contextual Studies
Semester 1
12.5

Semester 2

Code Name Study period Credit Points
MUST10005 Dance Skills 2
Semester 2
12.5
MUST10006 Acting Skills 2
Semester 2
12.5
MUST10007 Voice Skills 2
Semester 2
6.25
MUST10008 Music Theatre Combination Class 1
Semester 2
6.25

Plus an elective (see all options in the list below).

Second Year

Semester 1

Code Name Study period Credit Points
MUST20001 Dance Skills 3
Year Long
18.75
MUST20002 Acting Skills 3
Year Long
18.75
MUST20003 Voice Skills 3
Semester 1
6.25
MUST20004 Music Theatre Combination Class 2
Semester 1
12.5

Plus an elective (see all options in the list below).

Semester 2

Code Name Study period Credit Points
MUST20005 Voice Skills 4
Semester 2
6.25
MUST20006 Music Theatre Combination Class 3
Semester 2
12.5

Plus an elective (see all options in the list below).

Third Year

Semester 1

Code Name Study period Credit Points
MUST30001 Dance Skills 4
Semester 1
12.5
MUST30002 Acting Skills 4
Semester 1
6.25
MUST30003 Voice Skills 5
Semester 1
6.25
MUST30004 Music Theatre Combination Class 4
Semester 1
12.5
MUST30005 New Work
Semester 1
12.5

Semester 2 Option A (students will be advised which track they will enter)

Code Name Study period Credit Points
MUST30006 Dance Skills 5
Semester 2
6.25
MUST30007 Performance Project A
Semester 2
18.75
MUST30008 Music Theatre Combination Class 5A
Semester 2
25

OR

Semester 2 Option B (students will be advised which track they will enter)

Code Name Study period Credit Points
MUST30006 Dance Skills 5
Semester 2
6.25
MUST30009 Performance Project B
Semester 2
25
MUST30010 Music Theatre Combination Class 5B
Semester 2
18.75

Electives

Students choose your elective/s from the lists below. Students wishing to take subjects offered as breadth options on the Parkville campus should seek permission from the Course Coordinator and Student Advisor.

Code Name Study period Credit Points
AIND10003 Ancient and Contemporary Indigenous Arts
Summer Term
Winter Term
12.5
AIND10004 Art and Indigenous Voice
Semester 1
12.5
AIND20011 Indigenous Art and Changing the Nation
Semester 2
12.5
CCDP20001 Street Art
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
DNCE10027 Dancing the Dance 1
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
DNCE20031 Dancing the Dance 2
Winter Term
12.5
DRAM10025
DRAM10026 Up Close and Personal with MTC
Semester 1
June
Semester 2
12.5
DRAM30020 Acting for Camera
Winter Term
12.5
FINA10035 Still Life: Nature Morte
Semester 2
12.5
FINA10036 Life Drawing: The Body
Semester 1
12.5
FINA20026 Painting Techniques
Summer Term
February
Semester 1
June
Winter Term
Semester 2
12.5
FINA20033 Introduction to Printmaking Processes
Summer Term
February
Semester 1
June
Winter Term
Semester 2
12.5
FINA20035 Drawing with Anatomy
Summer Term
February
June
Winter Term
12.5
FINA20036 Under Camera Animation
Summer Term
February
June
Winter Term
12.5
FLTV10021 Interactive Art Media 1
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
FLTV10010 Making Movies 1
Semester 1
Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 2
12.5
FLTV20005 Making Movies 2
Semester 1
12.5
FLTV30013 Making Movies 3 Not available in 2019 12.5
FLTV30022 Making Movies 3 Practical Production
February
12.5
MUSI10179 Making Music For Film And Animation 1
Semester 2
12.5
MUSI10184 Pop Song Writing 1
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
MUSI10202 Jazz: The Improvisatory Spirit
Semester 1
12.5
MUSI10215
MUSI10222 The Wellbeing Orchestra
Semester 2
12.5
MUSI20163 Samba Band
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
MUSI20164 Free Play New Music Improvisation Ensem
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
MUSI20167 Creating Music For Advertising Not available in 2019 12.5
MUST20011 Intimate Acts: Inside The 'Fourth Wall'
Semester 2
12.5
MUSI20173 The Art of Game Music
Semester 1
12.5
MUSI20174 The Laptop Recording Studio
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
MUST20008 Music Theatre: Singing Sondheim
Summer Term
12.5
MUST20009 Music Theatre: Singing the Golden Age Not available in 2019 12.5
MUSI20190 Advanced Recording Studio Techniques
Semester 2
12.5
MUSI20192 R&B, Soul & Gospel Choir
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
MUSI20194
MUSI20206 The Business of Music
Semester 2
12.5
MUSI30236 The Music Producer: From Brass to Beats
Semester 1
12.5
MUST30012 Music Theatre: Singing Rock Musicals
Semester 1
12.5
MUST30011 Music Theatre Global Atelier
Summer Term
12.5
THTR10007 The Actors Process
Winter Term
12.5
THTR10019 Clear Speech and Communication
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
THTR20022 Improvisation: Text, Space and Action
Winter Term
12.5
THTR20023 The Artist's Toolbox
February
July
12.5
THTR20042 Puppets as Storytellers
Summer Term
12.5
THTR20043 Design and the Moving Image
July
12.5
THTR30039 Understanding Masks
Winter Term
12.5
THTR30042 Hashtag Cyberstar
Summer Term
Winter Term
12.5
UNIB10011 The Secret Life of the Body 1
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
CCDP10001
CCDP10002 The Electronic Arts: Vision and Sound
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
CCDP10003 Video Games: Remaking Reality
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
FLTV10023 Introduction to Screenwriting Practices
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
FINA20044 Art and the Botanical
Summer Term
February
June
Winter Term
12.5
FINA20045 Introduction to Screenprinting
Summer Term
February
Semester 1
June
Winter Term
Semester 2
12.5
DNCE20032 Body Works Not available in 2019 12.5
DPSS10007 The History of Cool: Fashion & Attitude
Semester 2
12.5
MUST10009 Music Theatre: From Chorus To Ensemble
Winter Term
12.5
MUST10010 Singing 1
Semester 1
12.5
MUST10011 Singing 2
Semester 2
12.5
MUST10012 Alexander Technique for Daily Function
Semester 2
12.5
MUST20008 Music Theatre: Singing Sondheim
Summer Term
12.5
MUST20009 Music Theatre: Singing the Golden Age Not available in 2019 12.5
MUST20010 Glee Singing: The Power Of Pop Music
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
MUST20011 Intimate Acts: Inside The 'Fourth Wall'
Semester 2
12.5
MUST30012 Music Theatre: Singing Rock Musicals
Semester 1
12.5

Last updated: 14 August 2019