Undergraduate Course: Edition (MUSI10015)
|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||Students will prepare an edition of part or all of one or more musical manuscripts or prints, or a musical document. The musical source should present some challenge, whether because of the complexity of the notation, the state of the manuscript or a complicated relationship between more than one source. The edition will be presented in a scholarly fashion and accompanied by all necessary critical apparatus and by an introduction of at least 1,000 words describing the source(s), their inter-relationship, the composer and the significance of the music being edited.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
|| Students MUST have passed:
Research Methods in Music (MUSI10066)
||Other requirements|| None
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2014/15, Not available to visiting students (SS1)
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Seminar/Tutorial Hours 4,
Dissertation/Project Supervision Hours 5,
Formative Assessment Hours 4,
Programme Level Learning and Teaching Hours 8,
Directed Learning and Independent Learning Hours
|Assessment (Further Info)
|Additional Information (Assessment)
||The submission of an edition of part or all of one or more musical manuscripts or prints, or a musical document, to be accompanied by an essay of at least 1,000 words (100%).
|No Exam Information
| - Students will have learned how to transcribe an extended body of music and to deal with challenges of notational complexity, relationship between sources, difficulties in the text etc.
- They will have learned to make informed scholarly decisions in cases where sources are in error or in conflict with each other.
- They will have learned how to present a scholarly edition, with full critical apparatus, making clear all editorial decisions and additions.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Additional Class Delivery Information
||1 hour(s) per week for 2 week(s). Each semester begins with 2 hour long classes. Then, as this course is an individual programme of research, the teaching allocation of 30 minutes for 6 weeks refers to individual tutorials which provide preparation, guidance and quality control.
|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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