10 May 2017

Composition and Technology

Study Block 2 – 20 Credits

The Composition and Technology module provides you with the opportunity to study and apply methodologies for composing and arranging original music. The module will support you in producing original compositions in response to a specified brief.

The concepts examined will provide an integrated understanding of the broader musical context and will support the development of your work throughout the course. In addition to composing, arranging and presenting original music, you will be asked to provide critical analysis of how you applied the concepts studied throughout the module to your compositions.

You will be expected to develop a strategic approach for doing required tasks that employs effective time management. The module is a mixture of directed and self-directed study, and lectures will be supported with tutorials and group sessions.

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