Profile, extension and depth: Theory Classes
8 (however, some classes the group will be split and individual classes will be done instead)
Number of course weeks
One 60-minute lesson per week (however, in case of individual classes, those will be shorter)
Total contact hours
Form / content / level
Arranging Jazz & Pop 1 has been completed successfully.
Developing arranging skills.
Relation to other modules
Related to other Theory modules.
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 small bands. Writing for children and/or amateurs is also dealt with along with composing for small bands.
Mode(s) of instruction
Material & Tools
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 semester.
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 and assignments.
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 small bands.