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MU2038: THE EMERGING MUSICAL PRACTITIONER (2021-2022)

Last modified: 07 Oct 2021 14:00


Course Overview

The Emerging Musical Practitioner is open to, and relevant for any musician who would like to explore wider vocational options in music; whether as a composer, educator (formal or informal), musicologist or performer.

Course Details

Study Type Undergraduate Level 2
Session First Sub Session Credit Points 15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)
Campus Aberdeen Sustained Study No
Co-ordinators
  • Mr Christopher Gray

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

  • One of Bachelor of Music or Bachelor Of Music With Honours (Community Music) or Bachelor of Music with Honours (Music and Communities) or Bachelor of Music with Honours (Education)
  • Programme Level 2
  • Any Undergraduate Programme

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?

Yes

One or more of these courses have a limited number of places. Priority access will be given to students for whom this course is compulsory. Please refer to the Frequently Asked Questions for more details on this process.


Course Description

The Emerging Musical Practitioner is open to, and relevant for any musician who would like to explore wider vocational options in music; whether as a composer, educator (formal or informal), musicologist or performer.


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 Seminar during University weeks 9 - 13, 15 - 19

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

Oral Presentation: Individual

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 60
Assessment Weeks Feedback Weeks

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Learning Outcomes
Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
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Essay

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 40
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Feedback Word Count 1000
Learning Outcomes
Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
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Formative Assessment

Formative Assessments

Assessment Type Formative Weighting
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Throughout the course students will be asked to undertake a variety of formative tasks including: self-directed research, reading and writing, as well as practical activities and online collaborations.

Learning Outcomes
Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
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Course Learning Outcomes

Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
ConceptualApplyDemonstrate a knowledge of the scope, defining features, and main areas of the subject as well as an awareness and understanding of some of its major current issues and specialisms.
ProceduralApplyApply knowledge, skills and understanding in carrying out routine lines of enquiry, development or investigation into professional level problems and issues.
ConceptualApplyIdentifying how the Community Musician applies a defined range of musical skills in a breadth of community and educational settings.
ReflectionEvaluatePractice in ways that show awareness of own and others’ roles and responsibilities and contributions when carrying out and evaluating tasks.
ProceduralAnalyseUse a range of approaches to formulate and critically evaluate evidence-based solutions/responses to defined and/or routine problems and issues.
ReflectionApplyThe ability to articulate a working understanding of a defined range of features in Community Music Practice.
ProceduralApplyManage, under guidance, ethical and professional issues in accordance with current professional and/or ethical codes of practice.

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