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MU1538: DIGITAL MUSICIANSHIP: MUSIC MAKING IN THE DIGITAL AGE (2021-2022)

Last modified: 16 Aug 2021 13:45


Course Overview

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 discipline of Music. This hands-on, project-based course introduces basic knowledge in digital music technology, and key issues related to the music making in the 21st century.

Course Details

Study Type Undergraduate Level 1
Session Second Sub Session Credit Points 15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)
Campus Aberdeen Sustained Study No
Co-ordinators
  • Dr Suk-jun Kim

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

  • Any Undergraduate Programme (Studied)
  • Music (MU) (Studied)
  • Either Programme Level 1 or Programme Level 2

What other courses must be taken with this course?

None.

What courses cannot be taken with this course?

Are there a limited number of places available?

No

Course Description

Course Aims   

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 discipline 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.

In light of Covid-19 this information is indicative and may be subject to change.

Contact Teaching Time

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

Teaching Breakdown

  • 1 Tutorial during University weeks 26 - 30, 32 - 35, 39

More Information about Week Numbers


In light of Covid-19 and the move to blended learning delivery the assessment information advertised for second half-session courses may be subject to change. All updates for second-half session courses will be actioned in advance of the second half-session teaching starting. Please check back regularly for updates.

Summative Assessments

Design Project: Individual

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 50
Assessment Weeks 30 Feedback Weeks 31

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Feedback

Feedback will be given during the first class after Reading Week

Learning Outcomes
Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
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Design Project: Individual

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 50
Assessment Weeks 39 Feedback Weeks 41

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Feedback

Written feedback to student 10 days after submission of assignment.

Learning Outcomes
Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
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Formative Assessment

There are no assessments for this course.

Course Learning Outcomes

Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
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