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Music Making Laboratory 4 (MUSI20184)

Undergraduate level 2Points: 12.5On Campus (Southbank)

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Year of offer2019
Subject levelUndergraduate Level 2
Subject codeMUSI20184
Semester 2
FeesSubject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date

This subject will examine the skills required for individual composers to create and realise new artistic work in a group environment. Music Making Laboratory is mentor led and delivered as a practical laboratory, which offers opportunities for observation, practice and experimentation within a range of media and genre contexts. During the course students will be required to engage in whole group discussion and ensemble cross media music making.

Intended learning outcomes

On completing this subject students will:

  • have developed an appreciation and understanding of the nature of observation, practice and experimentation within a group music-making environment;
  • be cognisant of and sympathetic to a broad range of musics and art forms within a practical music-making context;
  • appreciate solo and group interactive composition and the extra-musical aspects necessary for success in the presentation in a variety of media contexts;
  • have developed an appreciation of the collaborative process within an interdisciplinary ensemble context.

Generic skills

On completing this subject students will:

  • have in-depth knowledge of their specialist discipline;
  • reach a high level of achievement in artistic practice, problem solving and communication;
  • be critical and creative thinkers, with an aptitude for continued self-directed learning;
  • have the capacity to participate fully in collaborative learning and to confront unfamiliar problems.

Last updated: 9 November 2018