Arranging for Teaching Purposes (Hein Buying)

Module code
M-JP-ATP
Curricular domain
Profile, extension and depth: Community, Education
Credits
2
Group size
4-8 students
Number of course weeks
11
Class duration
Nine 50-minute group lessons plus two 30-minutes individual lessons
Total contact hours
8,5 hours
Study load
47,5 hours

Form / content / level

Prerequisites
The student has completed Education.
Competencies
B1/B2 (click here for an explanation).
Aims
At the end of the course the student can:
• Arrange (pop) songs for beginner bands/ensembles
• Simplify music for teaching purposes
• Summarize the basic rules of arranging
• Explain the difficulties on different instruments for beginners.
Relation to other modules
The contents of this module follow where Education left off, and is related to the elective Arranging J&P.
Content
These are extremely practical group classes where all the teaching materials (writing techniques, instrument principles and creating a score) are incorporated into three arrangements for beginners (children and/or amateurs).
Mode(s) of instruction
Group classes.
Material
Produced on-the-spot.
Student activity
Completing assignments, exchanging feedback.

Examination and assessment

Mode(s) of assessment
Three Assignments: three different arrangments. The performance by beginners of one of the arrangment has to be recorded.
Criteria
Students should have mastered the elements described under Contents.
Pass requirements
The student has successfully completed the module with a minimum attendance of 80% and a minimum grade of 5.5 for each assignment.
Examination procedure
Assignments are graded by the teacher. A weighted average of the assignment grades is used as the final grade.
Resit options
See the Education and Assessment Plan.

Module summary

These are extremely practical group classes where all the teaching materials (writing techniques, instrument principles and creating a score) are incorporated into three arrangements for beginners (children and/or amateurs).