Undergraduate Course: Applied Keyboard Skills (MUSI10020)
|School||Edinburgh College of Art
||College||College of Humanities and Social Science
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 10 (Year 3 Undergraduate)
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Summary||A practical keyboard course comprising harmonisation and improvisation, partly with a view to furthering the skills required in music teaching and music therapy.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
|| Students MUST have passed:
Performance and Keyboard 2 (MUSI08049)
||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 6,
Programme Level Learning and Teaching Hours 4,
Directed Learning and Independent Learning Hours
|Assessment (Further Info)
|Additional Information (Assessment)
The coursework will involve practical preparation from one tutorial to the next, with specific exercises and guidance in creative development from printed sheets given out at each session.
One 30-minute class exam in Semester 2, Week 8 (40%) and one 30 minute degree examination (50%) in the May examination diet.
|No Exam Information
| To develop creative keyboard skills and adaptability in a variety of styles including jazz, folk and pop. Students will examine harmonisation, improvisation and accompaniment in these styles, and will apply these skills to individual exploration, along with the practice and teaching of music beyond the 'classical' and formal concert environment.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Additional Class Delivery Information
||Taught in tutorial groups on Wednesday mornings in Weeks 1,3,5,7,9,11. Students assigned to groups in Freshers Week.
|Keywords||music keyboard skills
|Course organiser||Prof Raymond Macdonald
Tel: (0131 6)50 2424
|Course secretary||Miss Annabelle Evans
Tel: (0131 6)50 2422
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