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  • Acting for CameraDRAM30020

    Undergraduate level 3 subject Offered:Winter Term Quotas 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 coordinatorJennifer Innes
      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 3 July 2017
      Teaching period17 July 2017 to 21 July 2017
      Last self-enrol date 5 July 2017
      Census date17 July 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail21 July 2017
      Assessment period ends 4 August 2017

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      Jennifer Innes

      innes@unimelb.edu.au

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  • Acting for Opera Performance 1MUSI90183

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Not offered in 2017

    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...

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  • Acting for Opera Performance 2MUSI90184

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Not offered in 2017

    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...

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  • Acting for Singers 1MUSI30159

    Undergraduate level 3 subject Offered:Semester 1

    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 period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017

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  • Acting for Singers 2MUSI30160

    Undergraduate level 3 subject Offered:Semester 2

    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 period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date 4 August 2017
      Census date31 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017

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  • Acting Skills 1MUST10002

    Undergraduate level 1 subject Offered:Semester 1

    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 period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017

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  • Acting Skills 2MUST10006

    Undergraduate level 1 subject Offered:Semester 2

    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 period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date 4 August 2017
      Census date31 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017
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  • Acting Skills 3MUST20002

    Undergraduate level 2 subject Offered:Year Long

    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 period27 February 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 March 2017
      Census date31 May 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017

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  • Acting Skills 4MUST30002

    Undergraduate level 3 subject Offered:Semester 1

    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 period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017

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  • Acting Studies 1DRAM10011

    Undergraduate level 1 subject Offered:Not offered in 2017

    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...

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  • Acting Studies 2DRAM20012

    Undergraduate level 2 subject Offered:Not offered in 2017

    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...

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  • Acting Studies 3DRAM30011

    Undergraduate level 3 subject Offered:Not offered in 2017

    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 ...

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  • Activism, Selves and HistoriesAIND40003

    Honours subject Offered:Not offered in 2017

    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...

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  • Actuarial Modelling IACTL30001

    Undergraduate level 3 subject Offered:Semester 1

    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 period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017

      Semester 1 contact information

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  • Actuarial Modelling IIACTL30002

    Undergraduate level 3 subject Offered:Semester 1

    Topics include exact and census methods for estimating transition intensities based on age; goodness of fit and smoothness of graduated estimates versus crude estimates; actuarial modelling; general principles of stochastic processes; Markov chains in actuarial work.

    • Semester 1
      Principal coordinatorEnrique Calderin
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursTwo x 1-hour lecture during semester; An additional one hour lecture every 3rd week during semester; 1x1 hour tutorial per week commencing in second week of semester.
      Total time commitment170 hours
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017

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  • Actuarial Practice and Control IACTL40006

    Honours subject Offered:Semester 1

    Topics include insurance markets and products; underwriting and risk assessment; policy design; actuarial modelling; actuarial assumptions and feedback; reserving methods.

    • Semester 1
      Principal coordinatorDavid Heath
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursFour hours of lectures and/or tutorials per week
      Total time commitment170 hours
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017

      Semester 1 contact information

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  • Actuarial Practice And Control IACTL90010

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Semester 1

    Topics include insurance markets and products; underwriting and risk assessment; policy design; actuarial modelling; actuarial assumptions and feedback; reserving methods.

    • Semester 1
      Principal coordinatorDavid Heath
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursFour hours of lectures and/or tutorials per week
      Total time commitment170 hours
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017

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  • Actuarial Practice and Control IIACTL40007

    Honours subject Offered:Semester 2

    Topics include assessment of solvency; analysis of experience; analysis of surplus; actuarial techniques in the wider fields; and an introduction to professionalism.

    • Semester 2
      Principal coordinatorDavid Heath
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursFour hours of lectures and/or tutorials per week
      Total time commitment170 hours
      Teaching period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date 4 August 2017
      Census date31 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017

      Semester 2 contact information

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  • Actuarial Practice and Control IIACTL90011

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Semester 2

      Topics include assessment of solvency; analysis of experience; analysis of surplus; actuarial techniques in the wider fields; and an introduction to professionalism.

    • Semester 2
      Principal coordinatorDavid Heath
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours4 hours of lectures and/or tutorials per week
      Total time commitment170 hours
      Teaching period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date 4 August 2017
      Census date31 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017

      Semester 2 contact information

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  • Actuarial Practice and Control IIIACTL90009

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2

    Analysis of investment portfolios and asset classes from the perspective of an appointed actuary, with a view to identifying assets that suit the requirements of a variety of general insurance, life insurance, superannuation and other defined benefit liabilities.    

    • Semester 1
      Principal coordinatorKevin Fergusson
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursA total of three contact hours per week, consisting of lectures and/or tutorials
      Total time commitment170 hours
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017

      Semester 1 contact information

    • Semester 2
      Principal coordinatorKevin Fergusson
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursA total of three contact hours per week, consisting of lectures and/or tutorials
      Total time commitment170 hours
      Teaching period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date 4 August 2017
      Census date31 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017

      Semester 2 contact information

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