- To understand the origin of music and dance and its special features.
- To acquire basic understanding about musical instruments, Ragas, Talas.
- To know about the basic technical terms and fundamental of music. To know the rhythmic patterns and its varieties in music.
Candidates who have passed 10th standard are eligible for diploma courses. Students should submit original 10th standard mark sheet conducted by Government of Tamil Nadu or an examination accepted as equivalent thereof and Transfer Certificate.
SEMESTER – I
PRACTICAL 1- BASIC LEVEL
Unit 1: Svaravali, JantaVarisai
Unit 2: DatuVarisai, Alankarams
Unit 3: Gitams and Jatisvarams
Unit 4: SubramanyaBharatiyar and Bharatidasan Songs
Unit 5: Tamil Thai Vazhtu and National Anthem
THEORY OF MUSIC – LEVEL 1 :
Basic Technical terms like Sruti, Svara, Nada, Raga, Tala, Aksharakala, Sthayi-Dathu-Mathu (For One Para) Arohana, Avarohana.
Unit 1 : Technical Terms Sruti-Svara-Nada,
Unit 2 : Raga – Audava – Shadava – Sampurna,
Unit 3 : Talas – Sapta Talas, 35 Talas
Unit 4 : Tevaram and Divyaprabandam
Unit 5 : Classification of Instruments: Wind, String, Percussion.
[Reference Books-South Indian Music books by Prof. Sambamoorthy Vol-1,2,3,4 ]
| Tuition Fee 2023 - 2024 (Per Sem) || Other Fee (Per Sem)||Total Fee (Per Sem)
|5,000|| 4,000 || 9,000