MMTS043 Music, Culture and Cognition (5 op)

Arvosteluasteikko
0-5
Opetuskieli/-kielet
englanti

Osaamistavoitteet

After completing the course the student is able to:
• Identify and define the main sub-areas of ethnomusicology.
• Proficiency on a variety of musical instruments performed by indigenous groups of Finland

Suoritustavat

Lectures, seminars, demos, small group projects, playing and singing.
• Active participation in lectures, demos etc.
• Small group fieldwork/soundscape projects.
• Presentations in small groups.
• Mid-term exam.
• Final exam.

Sisältö

• How music lives; definition attempts of culture.
• Twelve Continuum Transmission Framework.
• Reconstructed authenticity - reflections on the image of musical roots. • Music and nationalism; music and censorship.

Lisätiedot

This module is mainly aimed to students of music psychology training, but is also open for students of musicology and music education, interested in ethnomusicology and topics related to it.
Scheduling 3rd semester

Oppimateriaalit

A list of basic literature is to be be found in Optima (folder 'Reading material'). Some more specific literature (both printed and online) will be given during the course.

Arviointiperusteet

Active participation (at least 80%) in contact teaching, passed assignments.

Arvosanakohtaiset arviointiperusteet

Evaluation criteria will be given in the beginning of the course.