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  • Acting and Performance Making 3BDRAM30013

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 2 Year: 2018

    This module is designed to provide the student with the opportunity to create and perform an original theatre piece within a small ensemble. The student will apply their training to the full production process by contributing to the research, development, creation, rehearsal and performance of a ...

    • Semester 2
      Principal coordinatorRinske Ginsberg
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Southbank
      Contact hours10 hours per week – Studio workshops
      Total time commitment120 hours
      Teaching period23 July 2018 to 21 October 2018
      Last self-enrol date 3 August 2018
      Census date31 August 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail21 September 2018
      Assessment period ends16 November 2018

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  • Acting for CameraDRAM30020

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Winter Term Year: 2018Quotas apply

    This subject is an intensive introduction to art of screen acting that focuses on the processes actors use for creating effective performances for camera. A series of practical exercises are introduced that allow participants to focus on creating effective on-screen performances. Students experim...

    • Winter Term
      Principal coordinatorsJennifer Innes and Sapidah Kian
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Southbank
      Contact hours30 hours total. Delivered in a 5 day (Mon to Fri) intensive.
      Total time commitment146 hours
      Pre teaching start date 2 July 2018
      Pre teaching requirementsStudents will be required to complete pre-reading and/or viewing during the pre-teaching period. Study materials will be made available via the LMS.
      Teaching period16 July 2018 to 20 July 2018
      Last self-enrol date 4 July 2018
      Census date16 July 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail20 July 2018
      Assessment period ends 3 August 2018

      Winter Term contact information

      Jennifer Innes

      innes@unimelb.edu.au

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  • Acting for Opera Performance 1MUSI90183

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Not offered in 2018 Year: 2018

    This subject explores the holistic performance elements required by professional opera singers. Combining text analysis and movement principles, this subject is designed to build skills of dramatic interpretation and individual expression required for professional opera performance opera performa...

    Not available in 2018

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  • Acting for Opera Performance 2MUSI90184

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Not offered in 2018 Year: 2018

    An extension of Acting for Opera Performance 1, Acting for Opera Performance 2 explores in greater depth the holistic performance elements required by professional opera singers. Combining text analysis and movement principles, this subject is designed to further build the skills of dramatic inte...

    Not available in 2018

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  • Acting for Singers 1MUSI30159

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 1 Year: 2018

    Acting for Singers introduces students to the fundamental principles of acting and script/libretto dramatic analysis. It prepares singers interested in performing in opera, musicals and recital situations for a career on the stage. No previous acting experience is required.

    • Semester 1
      Principal coordinatorStephen Grant
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours24 hours, comprising one 2-hour rehearsal per week
      Total time commitment60 hours
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018

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  • Acting for Singers 2MUSI30160

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 2 Year: 2018

    Acting for Singers introduces students to the fundamental principles of acting and script/libretto dramatic analysis. It prepares singers interested in performing in opera, musicals and recital situations for a career on the stage. No previous acting experience is required.

    • Semester 2
      Principal coordinatorStephen Grant
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours24 hours, comprising one 2-hour rehearsal per week
      Total time commitment60 hours
      Teaching period23 July 2018 to 21 October 2018
      Last self-enrol date 3 August 2018
      Census date31 August 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail21 September 2018
      Assessment period ends16 November 2018

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  • Acting Lab 1DRAM20022

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 1 Year: 2018

    This subject introduces students to the actor’s process via scene work and contemporary rehearsal techniques. Working within an ensemble, actors will explore historical, emerging, collaborative and mediated theatrical paradigms through practical exploration of extant text in a variety of studio c...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Southbank
      Contact hours
      Total time commitment340 hours
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
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  • Acting Lab 2DRAM20024

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 2 Year: 2018

    This subject extends the actor in longer generative and interpretative performance projects. Students develop the skills they have acquired and apply them to performance in contemporary generative work and classical material. Actors will explore working within both stage and screen production pro...

    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Southbank
      Contact hours
      Total time commitment510 hours
      Teaching period23 July 2018 to 21 October 2018
      Last self-enrol date 3 August 2018
      Census date31 August 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail21 September 2018
      Assessment period ends16 November 2018
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  • Acting Lab 3DRAM30021

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 1 Year: 2018

    This subject extends the actor in generative and interpretative stage and screen projects. Students adapt and reframe the skills they have acquired, and integrate them to performance in contemporary generative and/or classical material led by external professional artists. Actors begin to refine ...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Southbank
      Contact hours
      Total time commitment510 hours
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
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  • Acting Lab 4DRAM30023

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 2 Year: 2018

    This subject enables the final extension of the actor in generative and interpretative stage and screen projects. Students adapt and reframe the skills they have acquired, and integrate these to performance in contemporary generative and/or classical material led by professional external artists....

    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Southbank
      Contact hours
      Total time commitment510 hours
      Teaching period23 July 2018 to 21 October 2018
      Last self-enrol date 3 August 2018
      Census date31 August 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail21 September 2018
      Assessment period ends16 November 2018
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  • Acting Skills 1MUST10002

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 1 Year: 2018

    In first year of Acting Skills classes the creative and expressive potential of the actor is explored through the development of imagination, self-awareness, flexibility, connection and play, whilst analytical and craft-based skills are introduced to assist the performer’s development of a full p...

    • Semester 1
      Principal coordinatorChristopher Nolan
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Southbank
      Contact hours72 Hours
      Total time commitment120 hours
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018

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  • Acting Skills 2MUST10006

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 2 Year: 2018

    With the acquisition of new acting processes and language, Acting Skills 2 will afford students the opportunity to apply these new skills, with early exploration of text process, as well as in improvisation and movement classes. The focus continues to be on developing the actor’s individual intui...

    • Semester 2
      Principal coordinatorChristopher Nolan
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Southbank
      Contact hours72 hours
      Total time commitment120 hours
      Teaching period23 July 2018 to 21 October 2018
      Last self-enrol date 3 August 2018
      Census date31 August 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail21 September 2018
      Assessment period ends16 November 2018

      Semester 2 contact information

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  • Acting Skills 3MUST20002

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Year Long Year: 2018

    Acting 2 focuses on extension of skills attained in Acting 1, with the experience of working with challenging texts and extension work in physical performance. Classes in Shakespeare will provide deep technical understanding that will then be given practical application, allowing students to find...

    • Year Long
      Principal coordinatorMargot Fenley
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Southbank
      Contact hours136
      Total time commitment180 hours
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 21 October 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 May 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail21 September 2018
      Assessment period ends16 November 2018

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  • Acting Skills 4MUST30002

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 1 Year: 2018

    In Acting Skills 4, students will develop skills for acting for camera. Working with a range of film and television scripts, students will continue to apply acting processes developed in previous years whilst responding to the particular demands of the medium. Classes will develop the student’s u...

    • Semester 1
      Principal coordinatorMargot Fenley
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Southbank
      Contact hours36
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018

      Semester 1 contact information

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  • Acting Studies 1DRAM10011

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Not offered in 2018 Year: 2018

    Acting in this Degree focuses on the requirements of developing the actor’s individual intuitive and imaginative response alongside technical craft skills. These two approaches integrate personal interpretation with the demands of serving the style and substance of story and text to provide perfo...

    Not available in 2018

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  • Acting Studies 2DRAM20012

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Not offered in 2018 Year: 2018

    Acting 2 focuses on extension of skills attained in Acting 1, with the experience of working with challenging texts and extension work in physical performance through continuing movement classes. Classes in Shakespeare will provide deep technical understanding that will then be given practical ap...

    Not available in 2018

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  • Acting Studies 3DRAM30011

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Not offered in 2018 Year: 2018

    In Acting 3, the emphasis switches to application of skills to performance. Here the emphasis is on opportunities for students to put into practice the craft and methodologies learned in the first two years to create an autonomous personal process that serves the intention of the particular work ...

    Not available in 2018

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  • Active PedagogiesEDUC90972

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Summer Term, July Year: 2018

    This elective explores active, participatory and critical approaches to the teaching and learning of literary texts for varying purposes and across a variety of educational environments. Students will learn how to plan and implement lessons and units of work that incorporate active-pedagogical te...

    • Summer Term
      Principal coordinatorRichard Sallis
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours24
      Total time commitment170 hours
      Pre teaching start date 9 January 2018
      Pre teaching requirementsDuring the pre-teaching period, students will be required to complete reading that will be provided via LMS.
      Teaching period16 January 2018 to 24 January 2018
      Last self-enrol date10 January 2018
      Census date19 January 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 9 February 2018
      Assessment period ends25 February 2018
    • July
      Principal coordinatorRichard Sallis
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours24
      Total time commitment170 hours
      Teaching period30 July 2018 to 26 October 2018
      Last self-enrol date16 August 2018
      Census date24 August 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail12 October 2018
      Assessment period ends16 November 2018
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  • Activism, Selves and HistoriesAIND40003

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Not offered in 2018 Year: 2018

    This subject will investigate social and political processes intended to lead to the achievement of emancipatory goals. Specific Australian social movements and histories related to Aboriginal empowerment and social amelioration will be contextualised within theoretical frameworks including postc...

    Not available in 2018

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  • Actuarial Modelling IACTL30001

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 1 Year: 2018

    Topics include survival models concepts; estimation procedures for lifetime distributions; multiple state models; binomial model of mortality; actuarial applications of Markov processes.

    • Semester 1
      Principal coordinatorDavid Dickson
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursContact hours: One x 1-hour online lecture per week, one x 1-hour workshop per week, and one x 1-hour tutorial per week, commencing in the second week of semester.
      Total time commitment170 hours
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018

      Semester 1 contact information

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