Core Module Information
Module title: Performance Studies: Integrated Musicianship

SCQF level: 07:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: MUS07138
Module leader: Renée Stefanie
School School of Arts and Creative Industries
Subject area group: Screen and Performance


Description of module content:

This module will present and explore foundational aspects of musicianship, grounded predominantly in practical performance. You will develop an awareness of musical style, repertoire, and instrumental/vocal disciplines in application. Over the course of the module, you will gain an appreciation of topics including: ensemble and/or solo performance; basics of arrangement, harmony, and rhythm; fundamentals of instrumental and/or vocal technique; collaboration and communication, mindset and etiquette in performance settings.

Learning Outcomes for module:

LO1: Recognise and reproduce stylistic elements appropriate to musical contexts
LO2: Develop an awareness of technical and interpersonal demands when collaborating in musical contexts
LO3: Relate stylistic and instrumental techniques to the act of performance in music
LO4: Communicate and interpret musical ideas through performance, notation, and terminology
LO5: Gain an appreciation of performer and audience experiences and expectations in performance contexts

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 1, Face-to-Face, Edinburgh Napier University
Occurrence: 001
Primary mode of delivery: Face-to-Face
Location of delivery: MERCHISTON
Partner: Edinburgh Napier University
Member of staff responsible for delivering module: Renée Stefanie
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Face To Face Practical classes and workshops 22.5
Online Guided independent study 5
Face To Face Tutorial 11
Independent Learning Groupwork (Independent Study) 30
Independent Learning Guided independent study 131.5
Total Study Hours200
Expected Total Study Hours for Module200

Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Recital 50 1, 2, 3 15 HOURS= .25, WORDS= 0
Recital 50 1, 2, 3, 4, 31 HOURS= .25, WORDS= 0
Component 1 subtotal: 100
Component 2 subtotal: 0
Module subtotal: 100

Indicative References and Reading List - URL:
Performance Studies: Integrated Musicianship