MUSA1111 Cognitive Research and Neuroscience of Music I (5 op)

Arvosteluasteikko
0-5
Opetuskieli/-kielet
englanti

Osaamistavoitteet

After completing the course the student is able to:
- Describe psychological processes related to areas such as musical skill development, musical preferences, music and personality, music and movement, music and emotion, and the social psychology of music.
- Critically evaluate, compare and summarise various theoretical propositions and empirical studies related to psychological and social aspects of musical behaviour.
- Identify the current research themes within the neuroscience of music

Suoritustavat

Lectures, learning diary, group work, exam, literature.

Sisältö

The course is a survey on the main sub-fields of music psychology and cognitive research. Students study both past and contemporary aspects of the fields. Students also learn about the brain regions involved in sound processing.

Lisätiedot

Second of third year of studies.

Oppimateriaalit

• S. Hallam, I. Cross & M. Thaut (eds.) (2009). Oxford Handbook of Music Psychology. OUP. New York.
• W. F. Thompson (2009). Music, thought, and feeling. Understanding the psychology of music. OUP: New York.
• P. N Juslin & J. A. Sloboda (Eds.) (2001), Music and Emotion: Theory and Research. New York: Oxford University Press. / Juslin, P. N. & Sloboda, J. A. (Eds.) (2009). Handbook of Music and Emotion: Theory, Research, Applications. Oxford: OUP.
• North, A. C. & Hargreaves, D. J. (Eds.) (1997). The Social Psychology of Music. London; O.U.P.
• Teacher-generated materials

Kirjallisuus

ISBN-numero Tekijä, julkaisuvuosi, teoksen nimi, julkaisija
9780191743931 S. Hallam, I. Cross & M. Thaut (eds.) (2009). Oxford Handbook of Music Psychology. OUP. New York. Elektroninen aineisto.
978-0-19-537707-1 978-0-19-514085-9 W. F. Thompson (2009). Music, thought, and feeling. Understanding the psychology of music. OUP: New York.
9780191696435 P. N Juslin & J. A. Sloboda (Eds.) (2001), Music and Emotion: Theory and Research. New York: Oxford University Press. /
0-19-852384-X 0-19-852383-1 978-0-19-852383-3 North, A. C. & Hargreaves, D. J. (Eds.) (1997). The Social Psychology of Music. London; O.U.P.
9780191696435 Juslin, P. N. & Sloboda, J. A. (Eds.) (2009). Handbook of Music and Emotion: Theory, Research, Applications. Oxford: OUP. Elektroninen aineisto

Arviointiperusteet

Active participation, pass (exam).

Arvosanakohtaiset arviointiperusteet

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