Last modified: 27 Feb 2018 14:59
Course topics will include the theory and practice of digital audio, aural awareness, and social and cultural issues related to digital audio, with extensive tutorials on basic audio hardware and software focusing on helping students establish a skill set required for the duration of their study and beyond.
|Session||Second Sub Session||Credit Points||15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)|
|Campus||Old Aberdeen||Sustained Study||No|
Combining key components in digital technology and musicianship, Digital Musicianship encourages music students to acquire basic digital skills that will help them explore a wide range of music making in the 21st century, through skill building in the applications of technology to the practice of music.
Main Learning Outcomes
Students will be able to:
Acquire basic knowledge in digital technology in music practice.
Appreciate key issues related to the music in the 21st century.
Use music software and hardware to enhance their musical learning.
Identify, utilise and explore the advantages of music technology.
Course prerequisites: Only music students can take this course.
This is the total time spent in lectures, tutorials and other class teaching.
Continuous assessment (50%) as part of the 6 tutorials:
1 two-hour written exam (100%)
The instructors will use online assignment feedback system on MyAberdeen to give feedback on the submitted in-class assignments.