Speech Technique 1 (Ruud Gerards)
Profile, extension and depth: Practical Classes
Number of course weeks
One 90-minute lesson per week
Total contact hours
Form / content / level
Admitted to second year of Bachelor phase.
A sound knowledge of Dutch is required.
A2/A3/C1/C3 (click here
for an explanation).
Developing speech skills.
Relation to other modules
Related to other Music theater modules.
The module focuses on the potential of the speaking voice. Through speech and vocal exercises, you will work on extending and developing your vocal possibilities.
Bear in mind that this module is taught in Dutch!
Mode(s) of instruction
Examination and assessment
Mode(s) of assessment
Assessment by the instructor at the end of each semester.
Students should have mastered the elements described under Contents.
The student has completed this module if he is awarded a minimum grade of 5.5 at the end of the second semeste
Students are assessed at the end of both semesters. Assessment at the end of the autumn semester is formative and expressed in terms of satisfactory/unsatisfactory. It indicates a student's progress in this module. No ECs are awarded and there is no resit. Modules can only be absolved, and ECs awarded, after the end of the spring semester. The end-of-semester assessments comprise evaluations of students' performance during the lessons.
The module focuses on the potential of the speaking voice.