Project Weeks Jazz & Pop 4

Module code
M-JP-PRW4
Curricular domain
Profile, extension and depth: Practical Classes
Credits
2
Group size
n/a
Number of course weeks
Variable
Class duration
Variable
Total contact hours
50 hours
Study load
6 hours

Form / content / level

Prerequisites
Admitted to year 4 of the Bachelor's course.
Competencies
See Competency Matrix.
Aims
Learning how to work in a band, and produce material for it.
Relation to other modules
n/a
Content
Over the course of the study year, several project weeks for first and second year students are organized. These project weeks focus on a wide range of subjects, including (but not limited to):
Band playing.
Creating, writing, rehearsing and performing original compositions.
Specific themes such as: blues, film scores, Cole Porter, The Pointer Sisters, Miles Davis, world music, specific instrumentations e.g., by the Metropole Orchestra’.
ONE OF THE PROJECT WEEKS ALWAYS INCLUDES COMPOSITION/ARRANGING.
Mode(s) of instruction
n/a
Material
n/a
Student activity
n/a

Examination and assessment

Mode(s) of assessment
Varies for the different projects, depending on their subject and mode of instruction. Students may be assessed by the relevant teachers and/or guest teachers through keeping a logbook, meetings, and/or a performance assessment.
Criteria
Students are required to make an active contribution to the project week process and to deliver a performance that meets the project's standards.
Pass requirements
The student has completed this module if he is graded "satisfactory".
Examination procedure
Varies per project. See Mode(s) of assessment.
Resit options
See the Education and Examination Regulations.

Module summary

Several project weeks for first and second year students are organized over the course of the study year.