Unit of Competency Mapping – Information for Teachers/Assessors – Information for Learners
CUAMPF504 Mapping and Delivery Guide
Perform improvisation for audiences
Issue Date: January 2019
||Unit of Competency||CUAMPF504 - Perform improvisation for audiences|
|Learning Outcomes and Application||This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to perform improvisation for an audience as part of an ensemble. It applies to musicians who have high level aural and technical skills in a chosen genre or musical tradition. Improvisation relies on the ability of all members of the group to work collaboratively and creatively together. They respond intuitively to musical elements as they seek to improvise spontaneously during performances. No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.|
|Duration and Setting||X weeks, nominally xx hours, delivered in a classroom/online/blended learning setting.
Assessment must be conducted in a safe environment where evidence gathered demonstrates consistent performance of typical activities experienced in creative arts industry environments. The assessment environment must include access to:
relevant instruments and equipment
performance opportunities as part of an ensemble
appropriate venue with adequate space and acoustic qualities
opportunities to perform for an audience.
Assessors of this unit must satisfy the requirements for assessors in applicable vocational educational and training legislation, frameworks and/or standards.
|Development and validation strategy and guide for assessors and learners||Student Learning Resources||Handouts
|Assessment 1||Assessment 2||Assessment 3||Assessment 4|
|Elements of Competency||Performance Criteria|
|Element: Prepare for ensemble improvisation|
|Element: Contribute to ensemble|
|Element: Contribute solo improvisation|
|Element: Evaluate improvisation|