MUSP4744 - Artistic/Scientific In-Depth Studies 2


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Practical examination and work
Grade: Passed/Failed

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Practical examination 1/2
Work 1/2

Course content

Artistic/Scientific In-Depth Studies 2 and Artistic In-Depth Studies 1  form the main part of this variant of the Master's Degree Programme in Music Performance. The content depends on the chosen topic. 

Learning outcome

Through work with the topic, the candidate is expected to further develop her/his competence to an advanced level within the chosen topic of concentrated study.


The candidate:

  • has gained insight and competence in musicological research and methods for research.


The candidate

  • demonstrates artistic integrity and maturity
  • has a personal profile in her/his chosen repertoire
  • can initiate, conduct and lead artistic projects.

Learning methods and activities

Individual instruction in the main instrument: 1 hour per week for 15 weeks.

Accompaniment 1 hour up to 10 weeks for relevant instruments.

Individual supervision in writing thesis and scientific method: up to 15 hours. It is the student's responsibility, in cooperation with the teacher to keep track of appointments of teaching and activity in the course.

Further on evaluation

Practical exam and thesis is equally weighed.

The examination concert is 30-45 minutes.

Assessment: Scope: about 40-50 typed A4 pages with 1.5 spacing, type size 12, and standard margins.

All subtopics within the Master of Arts in Music Perfomance must be passed to get access to exam in this subject.

If one of the assessment activities is failed, the student must have a new assessment only in the part that was failed.

Specific conditions

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Music Performance (MMUSP)

Required previous knowledge

Passed MUSP4740 Artistic In-depth studies 1 or equivalent.

More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  45.0 SP
Study level: Second degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2021

Term no.: 2
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2022

Language of instruction: -

Location: Trondheim

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

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Music


Examination arrangement: Practical examination and work

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD Work 1/2
Room Building Number of candidates
Autumn ORD Practical examination 1/2
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Work 1/2
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Practical examination 1/2
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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