Ensemble Visit CFO

Module code
Curricular domain
Practical Classes
Group size
Number of course weeks
n/a (students carry out the assignment independently during the period of December-March)
Class duration
Total contact hours
n/a (the assignment will be handed out and reviewed during the main subject lesson Composition for Film Online)
Study load
112 hours

Form / content / level

Admitted to the Bachelor's course Composition for Film Online.
See Competencies Matrix.
Students are introduced to various Classical and Jazz/Pop ensembles and learn how they function.
Relation to other modules
This module is related to the main subject.
Students pick two Jazz/Pop and two Classical ensembles, which they visit while examining the instrumentation, repertoire, notated music (if any) and modus operandi.
Subsequently, they hand in a short report of each band visit.
Mode(s) of instruction
In a virtual classroom video conference students discuss with their instructor or via video tutorials learn how the interaction, notation, and communication of different ensembles function. E.g. like Rock Ensemble, Latin Band, Jazz Ensemble, Big Band, Woodwind Ensemble, Percussion Ensemble, String Quartet, Chamber Orchestra, String Orchester, Symphonic Brass Orchester, Symphonic Orchester.
Material & Tools
Student activity

Examination and assessment

Mode(s) of assessment
The Composition for Film Online main subject teacher assesses the review sessions.
Students need to carry out the ensemble visits according to instructions, and make a satisfactory contribution to the review session. Their reports should also be up to standards.
Pass requirements
The student has completed this module if he is awarded a minimum grade of 5.5.
Examination procedure
The Composition for Film Online main subject teacher assesses the ensemble visit verbally.
Resit options
See the Education and Assessment Plan.

Module summary

This module allows students to acquaint themselves with the culture within various ensembles and fellow students through visiting several Classical and Jazz/Pop ensembles.