Details for Independent Study in Specific Creative Arts

This subject is highly practical, involving constructive peer feedback and weekly in-class concerts. Students will perform solo and in ensembles, across a wide range of genres. Focus will also be given to key performance techniques including audience perception, performance stress, and holistic preparation.

Quick Info

  • Currently offered by Alphacrucis: Yes
  • Course code: MUS020
  • Credit points: 10
  • Subject coordinator: Daniel Thornton



Awards offering Independent Study in Specific Creative Arts

This unit is offered as a part of the following awards:

Unit Content


  1. Define the successful expression or outcome of the chosen Creative Art.
  2. Describe the response of those to whom the Creative Art is applied or exhibited.
  3. Reproduce effective preparations.
  4. Discuss appropriate details with relevant personnel.
  5. Express your chosen Creative Art.

Subject Content

  • Introduction to Independent Study in Specific Creative Arts
  • Resources
  • Analytical tools
  • The ‘audience’
  • Collaboration
  • Planning
  • Performance/Production

This course may be offered in the following formats

  • Onsite (face-to-face)
  • Online (e-Learning)

Please consult your course prospectus or enquire about how and when this course will be offered next at Alphacrucis University College.

Assessment Methods

  • Performance/Recording/Teaching Reviews (25%)
  • Rehearsal(s)/Planning documents (25%)
  • Performance/Recordings/Teaching (50%)

Prescribed Text

  • Primary readings provided