MUSV3113 - Mozart's Operas


Lessons are not given in the academic year 2020/2021

Course content

The course offers an in-depth study of Mozart's operas. The seminars will have showings of DVDs of the most central operas.

Learning outcome

An examinee with a completed qualification in MUSV3113
- has in-depth knowledge of opera
- has in-depth knowledge of Mozart
- has in-depth knowledge of Mozart's operas

An examinee with a completed qualification in MUSV3113
- can express his/her deepened knowledge in a convincing way, both in writing and speech

Learning methods and activities

The course is given in the form of lectures and seminars, where the student is expected to partake actively.

The text for the home examination should have a length of about 10 pages.

Students at the bachelor's programme in Musicology must choose "bachelor's thesis" as the form of assessment in one MUSV31**-course in the third or fourth semester. The bachelor's thesis will be thematically based on the in-depth course, and is supervised individually in the amount of 5 hours. The scope of the bachelor's thesis is 15–20 pages.

Specific conditions

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Music Performance (MMUSP)
Music Performance Studies (BMUSK)
Music Performance Studies (BMUSP)
Music Technology (BMUST)
Music Technology (MMUST)
Musicology (BMUSV)
Musicology (MMUSV)

Required previous knowledge

Requires admission to one of the Bachelor's programmes or Master's programmes in Musicology, Music Technology or Music Performance Studies.

More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Second degree level



Language of instruction: -

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Music History
  • Musicology
Contact information

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Music



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