MUSP4744 - Artistic/Scientific In-Depth Studies 2


Examination arrangement

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

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

Course content

Artistic In-Depth Studies 1 and Artistic/Scientific In-Depth Studies 2 form the main part of this vaiant of the performing Master's degree. The content depends on the chosen topic. Opportunities to apply for exchange programs.

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 expertise in musicological research and methods for research.

The candidate
- has artistic integrity and maturity.
-demonstrates a personal profile in its repertory choices
-can initiate, conduct and guide artistic projects.

Learning methods and activities

Individual instruction in the main instrument for instrumentalists 1 hour per week for 10 weeks.
Accompaniment 1 hour up to 10 weeks for relevant instruments.
Individual supervision in writing thesis and scientific method: up to 18 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. Scope: about 40-50 typed A4 pages with 1.5 spacing, type size 12, and standard margins. All subtopics within the Master in performing music must be passed to get access to exam in MUSP4744. If one of the assessment activities is failed, the student must have a new assesment 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 Development or equivalent.

More on the course



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


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

Term no.: 2
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2021

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 form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD work 1/2
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD work 1/2
Room Building Number of candidates
Autumn ORD Practical examination 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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