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MUST3050 - Master's Thesis in Creative Music Technology

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Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Master thesis
Grade: Letters
Term:  Autumn, Spring

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Master thesis 100/100

Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Practical examination
Grade: Letters
Term:  Autumn, Spring

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Practical examination 100/100

Course content

The master’s thesis is an in-depth study on a high level involving music technology in artistic performance/production, scientific research, or pedagogical/methodological application. The thesis is normally an individual work, but can also be done in groups. In this case, the thesis needs to clarify the individual contributions of each student, and the amount of work for each student has to correspond to one year of study.

Learning outcome

Knowledge:

The candidate

  • has advanced knowledge of central topics and methods within music technology and specialized insight into a limited area of in-depth study
  • knows how various knowledge can be applied to new areas within the field of study
  • has knowledge of central and current work within artistic and/or academic research related to the thesis work

Skills:

The candidate

  • can carry out an independent and delimited project under supervision within artistic or academic research, or pedagogical/methodological application
  • can use relevant methods of research and/or artistic development in an independent fashion
  • can demonstrate the ability to analyze, evaluate, integrate, and apply appropriate information from various sources to formulate cohesive, persuasive arguments
  • can write a structured and well-formulated report of the in-depth study 

Learning methods and activities

Academic supervision. Please see link for the numbers of hours of supervision eligible for your master's thesis https://innsida.ntnu.no/wiki/-/wiki/Norsk/Masters+agreement+-+Faculty+of+Humanities

Compulsory assignments

  • Work-in-progress presentations at plenary sessions with student peers

Further on evaluation

The type of examination will be decided when the theme and form of the in-depth study is agreed upon.

Specific conditions

Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Creative Music Technology (MMUST)

Required previous knowledge

Requires admission to the Master's programme in Creative Music Technology.

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Facts

Version: 1
Credits:  60.0 SP
Study level: Second degree level

Coursework

Term no.: 2
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2021

Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2022

Term no.: 3
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2022

Language of instruction: English

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Music Technology
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Music

Examination

Examination arrangement: Master thesis

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Master thesis 100/100 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Master thesis 100/100 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates

Examination arrangement: Practical examination

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Practical examination 100/100
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Practical examination 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.
Examination

For more information regarding registration for examination and examination procedures, see "Innsida - Exams"

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