Performing Music - Popular Music, Bachelor Program
Language of instruction
Norwegian or English
After completing the course, the student should:
have basic knowledge in film post-production
have knowledge of midi and audio in connection with various film formats
have knowledge of the functions of music and sound in film
be able to apply their knowledge when composition and editing of film music
be able to analyze film focusing on music and soundscapes
be able to communicate academic challenges and discourses related to film music
This course emphasizes different ways of composing and producing music for film and television. The course provides an introduction to both the technological and the musical compositions in the field, as well as a practical, technological and music theoretical introduction to film music.
The teaching is conducted in groups, seminars, and supervision in connection with individual project assignments.
Parts of the teaching compulsory. These parts are presented in Canvas at the beginning of the semester.
Expected scope of work is 27 hours per. credits.
Approved attendance in compulsory classes.
Further information is provided in Canvas at the start of the semester.
Assessment methods and criteria
An individual portfolio exam with recordings of minimum 6 minutes in total. The recording may consist of 1-3 productions. Assignments are presented at the start of the semester in Canvas. An overall grade is given for the portfolio.
Grade expression: Pass / Fail.
The person responsible for the course, in consultation with the student representative, decides the method of evaluation and whether the courses will have a midterm- or end of term evaluation, see also the Quality System, section 4.1. Information about evaluation method for the course will be posted on Canvas.