Undergraduate Course: Music in the Community 3 (MUSI10038)
|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||This course will equip students to apply their musical knowledge and skills usefully in the community in a variety of situations, for example in education, special needs and music therapy.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
|| Students MUST have passed:
Performance and Keyboard 2 (MUSI08049)
||Other requirements|| None
|Additional Costs|| Travel expenses to placements are reimbursed by the University.
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2014/15, Not available to visiting students (SS1)
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Seminar/Tutorial Hours 26,
Supervised Practical/Workshop/Studio Hours 16,
Fieldwork Hours 8,
Feedback/Feedforward Hours 22,
Programme Level Learning and Teaching Hours 8,
Placement Study Abroad Hours 44,
Directed Learning and Independent Learning Hours
|Assessment (Further Info)
|Additional Information (Assessment)
||A final essay (35%) based on the placement reflective diary of not more than 5000 words.
Assessment of the placement work by professional project leaders (50%).
Assessment of contribution to project work by professional project leaders (15%).
|No Exam Information
| - Students will have gained experience in using creative and improvisational skills with individuals and groups.
- They will have developed their own practical musicianship in a community context.
- They will have had experience of communicating through music in a variety of community situations.
- They will have worked together with professional musicians and clients in placements.
- They will have analysed and evaluated their own placement work and reflected on its outcomes.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Additional Class Delivery Information
||Seminars in Weeks 1,3,5,7,9,11 (and week 2 in Semester 1 only) plus weekly 2-hour long placements.
Project work - Semester 2, Wednesday afternoons.
|Keywords||music in the community music therapy
|Course organiser||Ms Dee Isaacs
Tel: (0131 6)51 4097
|Course secretary||Miss Annabelle Evans
Tel: (0131 6)50 2422
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