MUSP4322 - Aural Training Jazz B


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Work
Grade: Passed / Not Passed

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Work 100/100

Course content

This course is a continuation of MUSP4312. The course offers a foundation in basic jazz training, through a musical and performing approach, where improvisation and rhythm are essential factors.

Learning outcome


The candidate:

  • has increased knowledge of appropriate techniques for listening
  • has increased knowledge of musical intuition and understanding of the importance of imitation methodology
  • has increased knowledge of the organization of musical material in general, and aural training material in particular


The candidate:

  • is to a greater degree able to learn music by listening and imitation
  • can to a greater degree communicate in relevant musical contexts
  • can to a greater degree analyze music aurally

Learning methods and activities

Group instruction: 3 lessons a week for 24 weeks.

Compulsory assignments

  • Satisfactory participation in compulsory instruction
  • Approved exercises

Further on evaluation

A compulsory practical or written assignment or task is given in between the lectures. The task/assignment will be approved in Blackboard or in the next lecture.The assignments are the grounds for passed/failed.

Specific conditions

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Music Performance Studies - Jazz (BMUSK)

Required previous knowledge

Requires passed MUSP4312 or corresponding course.

More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  15.0 SP
Study level: Intermediate course, level II


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2023

Term no.: 2
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2024

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Music Performance Studies
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Music


Examination arrangement: Work

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Spring ORD Work 100/100
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

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