Artesis Plantijn Hogeschool Antwerpen
Koninklijk Conservatorium van Antwerpen
Language Coaching Conducting 213420/2806/2223/1/59
Study guide

Language Coaching Conducting 2

Academic year 2022-23
Is found in:
  • Educational Master of Arts in Music & Performing Arts
    Choice option within specialisation:
    • Choir Conducting within Music
  • Master of Arts in Music, programme stage 5
    Choice option within specialisation:
    • Choir Conducting within Conducting
  • Master of Arts in Music
    Choice option within specialisation:
    • Choir Conducting within Conducting
This is a single course unit.
Study load: 3 credits
Co-ordinator: Anthonis Luc
Other teaching staff: Avantario Sabrina, Cambier Anne, Seeger Kai-Rouven, Vervoort Valerie, Wise Andrew
Languages: Dutch, English
Scheduled for: Academic year
This course unit is marked out of 20 (rounded to an integer).
Possible deadlines for learning account: 31.10.2022 ()
Re-sit exam: is possible.
Possibility of deliberation: You have to pass this course unit (will never be deliberated).
Total study time: 90,00 hours


Educational organisation (text)

group-oriented individual coaching

Prerequisite competencies (text)

The student masters the learning objectives of the preceding course unit Language Coaching Conducting 1

Learning outcomes (list)

1.2 The student masters the internationally used stylistic performance practice standards.
The student knows the elementary, basic pronunciation rules in the various languages (German, French and Italian).
4.3 The student can present orally and in writing the results of critical (self-)reflection.
The student demonstrates a general awareness regarding the language (language as source of inspiration, clarity).

Course content

Read the vademecum.
Knowledge of the basic rules of German and Italian pronunciation and general awareness of the language (language as a source of inspiration, intelligibility)
and general awareness of the language (language as a source of inspiration, understanding):

Introduction to language coaching
Phonetic writing
(Muscle) exercises
Applying pronunciation rules
Developing a critical ear
Texts of vocal music

The student takes 1 language per year for 2 years Language Coaching (conducting) 1 and 2: Italian and German.
The student can choose which language to take in which level.

Study material (text): Mandatory

Choral works
Texts from vocal music

Educational organisation (list)

Learning Activities
Artistic praxis15,00 hours
Work time outside of contact hours75,00 hours

Evaluation (list)

Evaluation(s) for first exam chance
Academic yearArtistic practical assessment40,00
Academic yearArtistic skills assessment permanently during class weeks (Permanent evaluation)60,00
Evaluation(s) for re-sit exam
2nd examination periodArtistic skills assessment during the examination series100,00