American Pronunciation

Module code
M-JP-AMPRO
Curricular domain
Profile, extension and depth: Practical
Credits
2
Group size
8-10
Number of course weeks
6 (one lesson every other week)
Class duration
one hour (or two with more students)
Total contact hours
6
Study load
50 hours

Form / content / level

Prerequisites
Admitted to at least the second year of Bachelor phase.
Competencies
A2/A3/C1/C3 (click here for an explanation).
Aims
Improving on pronunciation of singing songs in English with American pronunciation.
Relation to other modules
Main subject and minor vocals.
Content
During these group classes we will work on improving your American pronunciation.
The material in the lessons will be songs in English that you are singing in your bands and lessons. There is also a possibility to bring your own lyrics to the lesson to work on text, vocabulary and pronunciation.
Mode(s) of instruction
Group lesson.
Material
Brought in by students and/or supplied by teacher.
Student activity
Working on American pronunciation of songs in English.

Examination and assessment

Mode(s) of assessment
Assessment by the instructor at the end of the module.
Criteria
Students will have improved upon their American pronunciation of song texts.
Pass requirements
The student has completed this module if he/she has attended the classes and worked on improving his/her pronunciation in the materials dealt with. The student has completed this module if he/she is awarded a minimum grade of 5.5.
Examination procedure
Students will be assessed at the end of the module. The assessment will be based upon the improvement of the students’ American pronunciation in the course of the lessons.
Resit options
See the Education and Assessment Plan.

Module summary

We will be working on improving your skills in English with American pronunciation.