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MU401J: PROFESSIONAL PROJECT - PRACTICE (2020-2021)

Last modified: 01 May 2020 08:56


Course Overview

This course is designed to provide each student the opportunity to design, negotiate, implement and evaluate their own major Community Music project in a setting of their choice.  In doing this the student will synthesise material from the academic commentaries provided in MU 401I, the understandings of community development processes developed in MU401G and the skills in musicking developed in earlier courses.

Course Details

Study Type Undergraduate Level 4
Session Full Year Credit Points 30 credits (15 ECTS credits)
Campus Aberdeen Sustained Study No
Co-ordinators
  • Ms Chris Aldred

What courses & programmes must have been taken before this course?

  • Any Undergraduate Programme
  • Either Bachelor Of Music With Honours (Community Music) or Bachelor of Music with Honours (Music and Communities)
  • Either Programme Level 4 or Programme Level 5

What courses cannot be taken with this course?

None.

Are there a limited number of places available?

No

Course Description

This course is designed to provide each student the opportunity to design, negotiate, implement and evaluate their own major Community Music project in a setting of their choice.  In doing this the student will synthesise material from the academic commentaries provided in MU 401I, the understandings of community development processes developed in MU401G and the skills in musicking developed in earlier courses.


Contact Teaching Time

Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.

Teaching Breakdown

  • 1 Lecture during University weeks 6 - 10, 12 - 16

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Summative Assessments

Contract

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 10
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300 words

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Learning Outcomes
Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
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Evidence of practice

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 10
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300 words

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Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
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Oral Presentation: Individual

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 40
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40 minute presentation

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Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
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Essay

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Word Count 3000
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Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
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Formative Assessment

Formative Assessments

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Regular formative activities will be undertaken.

Learning Outcomes
Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
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Course Learning Outcomes

Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
ProceduralApplyStudents will be able to demonstrate how the Community Musician applies a critical awareness of contemporary issues, specialised theories, concepts and principles in a range of live community and educ
ProceduralApplyStudents will be able to apply knowledge, skills and understanding in executing a defined developmental project and in identifying and implementing relevant outcomes.
ReflectionAnalyseStudents will be able to practice in ways that show awareness of own and others’ roles and responsibilities.
ReflectionAnalyseStudents will be able to critically identify, define, conceptualise and analyse professional problems and issues.
ReflectionEvaluateStudents will be able to Demonstrate the ability to identify and integrate the principal areas, features, boundaries, terminology and conventions within Community Music Practice.
ProceduralAnalyseStudent will be able to exercise autonomy and initiative in professional activities.
ReflectionEvaluateStudents will be able to apply knowledge, skills and understanding to practice in a range of professional level contexts that include a degree of unpredictability.

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