Renaissance Polyphony 2

15 credits

Syllabus, Bachelor's level, 5MU044

A revised version of the syllabus is available.
Code
5MU044
Education cycle
First cycle
Main field(s) of study and in-depth level
Musicology G1F
Grading system
Fail (U), Pass (G), Pass with distinction (VG)
Finalised by
The Board of the Department of Musicology, 16 November 2010
Responsible department
Department of Musicology

Entry requirements

Renaissance Polyphony 1 or equivalent

Learning outcomes

After completing the course, the student is expected to:

be able to write two-, three-, and four-part counterpoint in different sixteenth-century idioms,

have a thorough knowledge and understanding of the repertoire of sixteenth-century vocal polyphony.

Content

Continuation course in counterpoint in different sixteenth-century styles

Instruction

The teaching is web-based. Some personal tuition may be offered. The course can be taken as a distance learning module. Literature: Peter Schubert's 'Modal Counterpoint, Renaissance Style' 2nd edn (OUP, 2008).

Assessment

Continuous examination of submitted assignments and exercises.

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