Music Industries Placement MUSIC5005

  • Academic Session: 2019-20
  • School: School of Culture and Creative Arts
  • Credits: 30
  • Level: Level 5 (SCQF level 11)
  • Typically Offered: Semester 2
  • Available to Visiting Students: Yes

Short Description

The overall aim of the Music Industries Placement is to provide experience of a work environment within the Music Industries or related industries and to critically reflect upon practice within those industries. Within this broad remit the Placement aims more specifically to:
Develop/enhance skills in Music Industries' practices
Develop amongst students a reflective approach to Music Industries' work
Provide a structured context within which theories relating to the music industries can be explored and related to practice
Develope students' critical approach towards Music Industries Practices
Explore problem-solving within the Music Industries

Timetable

Pre-placement: 1 x 4 hour weekend workshop. All other work carried out in placement and/or student's own location.

Main Assessment In: April/May

Course Aims

The overall aim of the Music Industries Placement is to provide experience of a work environment within the Music Industries or related industries and to critically reflect upon practice within those industries. Within this broad remit the Placement aims more specifically to:
Develop/enhance skills in Music Industries' practices
Develop amongst students a reflective approach to Music Industries' work
Provide a structured context within which theories relating to the music industries can be explored and related to practice
Develope students' critical approach towards Music Industries Practices
Explore problem-solving within the Music Industries

Intended Learning Outcomes of Course

By the end of the course students should be able to:

Demonstrate experience of working in a music industries' environment
Understand and critically evaluate a range of music industries' practices
Be able to design and evaluate strategies for dealing with problems in a music industries environment
Be able to critically reflect upon issues within the Music Industries
Reflect critically upon their own practices in a Music Industries working environment