Planit


Music

Edinburgh Napier University

Venues

Merchiston Campus

Content

Year 1:
Principal Study; Language and Structures; Option.

Year 2:
Principal Study; Language and Structures; General Music Skills; Option (Jazz Improvisation 1, Music Score Writing and Publication, Orchestration for Composers, Keyboard Skills and Improvisation 1, Fretboard Skills 1 or Subsidiary Composition and Arranging 1).

Year 3:
Principal Study or Performance Practice Studies; Options (two from Jazz Improvisation 2, Subsidiary Composition and Arranging 2, Ensemble Performance 1, Instrumental/Vocal Teaching 1, Introduction to Music Therapy, Techniques of Conducting, World Music, Keyboard Skills and Improvisation 2).

Year 4:
Options (two from Public Recital, Advanced Instrumental/Vocal Performance, Dissertation and Music Analysis; two from Jazz Improvisation 3, Aesthetics and Music, Music Analysis, Subsidiary Composition and Arranging 3, Ensemble Performance 2, Instrumental/Vocal Teaching 2, Music Psychology, Accompaniment for Keyboard Players and Dissertation).

Entry Requirements

2020 entry requirements:
4 Highers at ABCC including Music at A and English or another English based subject at B.

Entry requirements are the same for Standard and Widening Access entry.

Interview and audition forms part of the application process. ABRSM Grade 5 standard Theory.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BMus Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

W302

Course Length

4 years

Department

Music

SCQF Level

10

Career Area

Performing Arts

Career Sectors

Arts Administration

Community Arts

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