Artesis Plantijn Hogeschool Antwerpen
Koninklijk Conservatorium van Antwerpen
Research 14986/3300/2425/1/52
Study guide

Research 1

4986/3300/2425/1/52
Academic year 2024-25
Is found in:
  • Bachelor of Arts in Music, programme stage 1
    Specialisation:
    • Compostion
    • Instrumental / Vocal Studies
  • Bridging Programme Composition
  • Bridging Programme Conducting
  • Bridging Programme Instrumental
  • Bridging Programme Vocal
  • Preparatory Programme Music & Performing Arts
In other study programme:
  • Aanvullende opleiding Koninklijk Conservatorium as Research fast course
This is a single course unit.
Study load: 3 credits
Co-ordinator: Moore Thomas
Other teaching staff: Proot Stephanie, Senden Yves
Languages: Dutch
Scheduled for: Academic year
This course unit is marked out of 20 (rounded to an integer).
Possible deadlines for learning account: 31.10.2024 ()
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

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Learning outcomes (list)

4.2 The student possesses the correct tools to carry out research.
The student knows the most important reference works, catalogues and databanks for music research.
The student knows the principles and methodology of heuristics: literature study and bibliographical references.
4.3 The student reflects critically on him- or herself and his surroundings.
The student can locate and critically read sources related to music.

Course content

Read the vademecum:

* Introduction to basic principles of research and investigation in the arts.
* Introduction to the principles and methodology of heuristics: literature review and bibliographic reference.
* Introduction to the most important reference works, catalogues and databases for music research.
* Research and critical reading of music-related sources.
* Start to Write: basics of academic writing

Study material (text): Mandatory

* Own notes
* Teaching materials provided via Digitap
* Computer with internet connection and access to library with online resources
* Conservatoire library
* Quickstart Research most recent version (Dutch and English version available)
* Writing Guide / Style Guide (most recent version)

Educational organisation (list)

Learning Activities
Lectures and / or tutorials15,00 hours
Work time outside of contact hours75,00 hours

Evaluation (list)

Evaluation(s) for first exam chance
MomentForm%Remark
Eerste examenperiodeSkills assessment during the examination series60,00
Eerste examenperiodeSkills assessment permanently during class weeks (Permanent evaluation)40,00
Evaluation(s) for re-sit exam
MomentForm%Remark
2nd examination periodKnowledge and comprehension test during the examination series60,00The total exam time for this knowledge and understanding test consists of the allocated time for this test plus an additional 1/4 exam time for all students. This extra exam time includes any individual adjustments.
2nd examination periodKnowledge and comprehension test during the examination series40,00The total exam time for this knowledge and understanding test consists of the allocated time for this test plus an additional 1/4 exam time for all students. This extra exam time includes any individual adjustments.