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MUSC7002 - Core Instrumental Studies 3

Title:Core Instrumental Studies 3
Long Title:Core Instrumental Studies 3
Module Code:MUSC7002
Duration:1 Semester
Credits: 5
NFQ Level:Intermediate
Field of Study: Music & Performing Arts
Valid From: Semester 1 - 2017/18 ( September 2017 )
Module Delivered in 1 programme(s)
Module Coordinator: JOAN SCANNELL
Module Author: JOAN SCANNELL
Module Description: This module provides progressive individual instrumental/vocal instruction appropriate to the learner's level of ability
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Apply core instrumental skills to a programme which includes both technical and musical repertoire
LO2 Demonstrate an understanding of the elements of correct tone production
LO3 Demonstrate awareness in the level of precision regarding intonation, rhythm and clarity in articulation
LO4 Prepare and effectively present a Quick study
LO5 Perform a short unprepared piece at sight
Pre-requisite learning
Module Recommendations

This is prior learning (or a practical skill) that is strongly recommended before enrolment in this module. You may enrol in this module if you have not acquired the recommended learning but you will have considerable difficulty in passing (i.e. achieving the learning outcomes of) the module. While the prior learning is expressed as named MTU module(s) it also allows for learning (in another module or modules) which is equivalent to the learning specified in the named module(s).

12609 MUSC6014 Core Instrumental Studies 2
Incompatible Modules
These are modules which have learning outcomes that are too similar to the learning outcomes of this module. You may not earn additional credit for the same learning and therefore you may not enrol in this module if you have successfully completed any modules in the incompatible list.
No incompatible modules listed
Co-requisite Modules
No Co-requisite modules listed

This is prior learning (or a practical skill) that is mandatory before enrolment in this module is allowed. You may not enrol on this module if you have not acquired the learning specified in this section.

No requirements listed

Module Content & Assessment

Indicative Content
Core technical and musical skills
An individualised programme establishing a secure framework for the development of core instrumental/vocal performance skills which includes Scales and Arpeggios, Instrumental/Vocal studies, Quick Study, Sight-Reading, Solo/Accompanied repertory
Assessment Breakdown%
Course Work100.00%
Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Performance Evaluation Presentation of appropriate repertory 1,2,3,4,5 60.0 Sem End
Other Continuous Assessment 1,2,3,5 40.0 Every Second Week
No End of Module Formal Examination
Reassessment Requirement
Coursework Only
This module is reassessed solely on the basis of re-submitted coursework. There is no repeat written examination.

The institute reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment


Module Workload

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture Individual instruction 1.0 Every Week 1.00
Tutorial Coach Accompaniment and rehearsals 0.5 Every Second Week 0.25
Independent & Directed Learning (Non-contact) Individual instrumental practice 5.75 Every Week 5.75
Total Hours 7.25
Total Weekly Learner Workload 7.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 1.25
This module has no Part Time workload.

Module Resources

Recommended Book Resources
  • CIT Cork School of Music, Repertory Guidelines for Performance Studies
This module does not have any article/paper resources
This module does not have any other resources

Module Delivered in

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
CR_GMUSC_8 Bachelor of Music (Honours) 3 Group Elective 2

Cork Institute of Technology
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