Undergraduate Course: Stylistic Composition 4 (MUSI10003)
|School||Edinburgh College of Art
||College||College of Humanities and Social Science
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 10 (Year 4 Undergraduate)
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Summary||This course extends and builds upon the range of the work undertaken and the styles investigated in Counterpoint 3 or Harmony 3. It aims to develop a creative use of the harmonic vocabulary previously acquired, and to provide opportunities for further extension of the student's contrapuntal skills on a larger canvas. Detailed analytical study of the finest models forms an important part of the course.
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2014/15, Not available to visiting students (SS1)
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Seminar/Tutorial Hours 12,
Summative Assessment Hours 3,
Programme Level Learning and Teaching Hours 8,
Directed Learning and Independent Learning Hours
|Assessment (Further Info)
|Additional Information (Assessment)
||Two coursework submissions (35% each) and one 3-hour exam in the May Exam diet(30%).
||Hours & Minutes
|Main Exam Diet S2 (April/May)||Stylistic Composition 4||3:00|
| - To write freely and imaginatively within a range of recognised styles. These might include extended movements such as chorale preludes, passacaglias, and sets of variations, where harmonic and contrapuntal considerations are of equal importance.
- To write freely-invented vocal polyphony using a given motif or plainchant, or simply a text.
- To write in more advanced fugal styles.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Additional Class Delivery Information
||Taught in tutorials in Weeks 1,3,5,7,9,11.
|Course organiser||Dr Noel O'Regan
Tel: (0131 6)50 2429
|Course secretary||Miss Annabelle Evans
Tel: (0131 6)50 2422
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