Artesis Plantijn Hogeschool Antwerpen
Koninklijk Conservatorium van Antwerpen
Instrument 58390/3084/2324/1/84
Study guide

Instrument 5

Academic year 2023-24
Is found in:
  • Master of Arts in Music, programme stage 5
    Choice option within specialisation:
    • Instrument (conducting) within Conducting
  • Master of Arts in Music
    Choice option within specialisation:
    • Instrument (conducting) within Conducting
This is a single course unit.
Study load: 15 credits
(#) Optional course unit (must be replaced)
For this optional course unit, one of these course units are available:
  • Accordion 5 (18 credits)
  • Alto Horn 5 (18 credits)
  • Baritone 5 (18 credits)
  • Bass Clarinet 5 (18 credits)
  • Bass Trombone 5 (18 credits)
  • Bassoon 5 (18 credits)
  • Cello 5 (18 credits)
  • Clarinet 4 (18 credits)
  • Cor anglais 5 (18 credits)
  • Cornet 5 (18 credits)
  • Double Bass 5 (18 credits)
  • Euphonium 5 (18 credits)
  • Flugelhorn 5 (18 credits)
  • Flute 5 (18 credits)
  • Guitar 5 (18 credits)
  • Harp 5 (18 credits)
  • Harpsichord 5 (18 credits)
  • Horn 5 (18 credits)
  • Marimba 5 (18 credits)
  • Oboe 5 (18 credits)
  • Organ 5 (18 credits)
  • Percussion 5 (18 credits)
  • Piano 5 (18 credits)
  • Pianoforte 5 (18 credits)
  • Piccolo 5 (18 credits)
  • Saxophone 5 (18 credits)
  • Trombone 5 (18 credits)
  • Trumpet 5 (18 credits)
  • Tuba 5 (18 credits)
  • Viola 5 (18 credits)
  • Violin 5 (18 credits)
Languages: Dutch, English
Scheduled for: Academic year
This course unit is marked out of 20 (rounded to an integer).
Possible deadlines for learning account: 31.10.2023 ()
Re-sit exam: is possible.
Possibility of deliberation: You have to pass this course unit (will never be deliberated).
Total study time: 450,00 hours


previously registered for Instrument 4.

Educational organisation (text)

- individual lessons
- group lessons

Supplemented by a selection from:
- rehearsals with keyboard accompaniment
- participation in master classes, lectures and lecture recitals
- participation in student concerts
- participation in projects organized by the institution
- concert attendance

Prerequisite competencies (text)

Achievement of the learning outcomes of the previous course unit Instrument 4 (conducting)

Learning outcomes (list)

1.1 The student independently broadens and explores repertoire related to his or her discipline.
The student can perform representative exam repertoire or works from the same level.
1.5 The student can move his or her public through the means of artistic dialogue.
The student makes a connection with the public and radiates self-confidence on stage.
2.1 The student has thoroughly mastered musical parameters and structures.
The student displays an advanced mastery of musical parameters in a stylistically responsible and creative interpretation.
2.4 The student has acquired the correct playing techniques and posture.
The student has a healthy and functional posture when playing.
The student masters technical elements in relation to articulation and sound production.
4.3 The student can present orally and in writing the results of critical (self-)reflection.
In his or her own performance practice, the student implements knowledge from various disciplines of the study programme and from external sources. (>shows more insight into an action plan or portfolio)

Course content

Read the vademecum.
see Learning content of the instrument in question, level 3

Study material (text): Mandatory

- Scores, textbooks and recordings cf. the main teacher's specification
- Scores from the examination program. The examination programme will be determined in consultation with the main teacher.
- Suitable instrument

Educational organisation (list)

Learning Activities
Artistic praxis30,00 hours
Work time outside of contact hours420,00 hours

Evaluation (list)

Evaluation(s) for first exam chance
Eerste examenperiodeArtistic skills assessment during the examination series100,00
Evaluation(s) for re-sit exam
2nd examination periodArtistic skills assessment during the examination series100,00

Evaluation (text)

See Evaluation Instrument 3

Students must achieve the same level as students in the instrument/vocal major but the minutage is limited to 2/3rds of the minutage for students in the instrument/vocal major and the exam is with an internal jury.