Curriculum Musicology

Curriculum of the specialty: Musicology

 Subjects & Courses 1st year 2nd year 3rd year 4th year Total
ECTS h ECTS h ECTS h ECTS h ECTS
Culture, thought, & history (basic training)
Music & culture I, II & III 6 90 3 45         9 135
Professional development             3 45 3 45
Aesthetics         4 60     4 60
Language & techniques of music (basic training)
Fundamentals of musical acoustics 3 45             3 45
Methodologies of musical analysis 4 45             4 45
General ear training 3 45             3 45
Fundamentals of composition 4 45             4 45
Additional instrumental training (compulsory)
Secondary instrument 1 - 6 6 15 6 15 6 15     18 45
Ensemble music (compulsory)
Choir 1 2 45             2 45
Performance ensembles 1 - 3 2 22,5 2 22,5 2 22,5     6 67,5
Music technology (compulsory)
Fundamentals of music technology 2 30             2 30
Organology     3 30         3 30
Music notation software     2 30         2 30
Technologies for music research     3 30         3 30
Audio recording techniques I             2 30 2 30
Research methods and sources (compulsory)
Music research methdologies I & II 8 45             8 45
Ethnomusicology I, II & III 6 45 6 45 6 45     18 135
Historical musicology I, II & III 6 45 6 45 6 45     18 135
Music sociology         4 45     4 45
Musicology seminar I & II         4 60 4 60 8 120
Critical theory             6 45 6 45
Notation, transcription & interpretation of musical documents (compulsory)
Music analysis I     3 45         3 45
Fundamentals of codicology 4 45             4 45
Analysis of music for film & video         4 45     4 45
Notation I & II     4 45     4 45 8 90
Specific ear training     2 45         2 45
Analysis workshop for musicologists             4 45 4 45
Musicological writing workshop     8 45         8 45
Analysis of 20th & 21st century music             3 45 3 45
History (compulsory)
History of 20th & 21st century music 4 45             4 45
Traditional Catalan music     4 45         4 45
History of medieval music      4 45         4 45
Plainchant     4 45         4 45
History of 17th century music         4 45     4 45
History of audiovisual music             4 45 4 45
Supplementary subjects in ethnomusicology (compulsory)
Traditional music of the world I & II         4 45 4 45 8 90
Performance techniques in traditional music         4 45     4 45
Sonic organization models in traditional music         4 45     4 45
Practica (compulsory)
Practicum  in musicology I & II         4 10 4 10 8 20
Electives (optional)
Optional credits         4  45 14 135 18 180
Final project
Final project             8 15 8 15
TOTAL 60 607,5 60 577,5 60 572,5 60 565 240 2322,5