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ACP279 - Voice, Body, Text

Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Unit chair:Y Prior
Prerequisite:ACP101 and ACP177


Incompatible with:

AAP223, AAP325, ACP307, ACP379

Note: Online teaching methods require internet access. You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.


In order to develop individual performance skills in vocal production and movement, and to extend their expressive range as performers, students will participate in activities designed to strengthen the management of breath, vocal tone, range and articulation, and to explore the spectrum between spoken and sung text. A range of contemporary vocal training techniques will be used to investigate a range of performance problems including the interpretation of poetic text, vocal characterisation, accent, and composition for solo and choral performance.


Monologue exercise, 30%,

Shakespeare monologue, 30%,

Demonstrated acquisition of technical skills, 20%.

Research and documentation, 20%, 800 word equivalent

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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