Artesis Plantijn Hogeschool Antwerpen
Koninklijk Conservatorium van Antwerpen
Analysis - subsidiary course 48396/3357/2425/1/66
Study guide

Analysis - subsidiary course 4

Academic year 2024-25
Is found in:
  • Educational Master of Arts in Music & Performing Arts
    Choice option within specialisation:
    • Wind and Brass Band conducting within Music
    • Choir Conducting within Music
  • Master of Arts in Music, programme stage 4
    • Conducting
  • Master of Arts in Music
    • Conducting
This is a single course unit.
Study load: 3 credits
Co-ordinator: Proot Stephanie
Other teaching staff: Agsteribbe Frank, Prengels Steven, Senden Yves
Languages: Dutch, English
Scheduled for: Academic year
This course unit is marked out of 20 (rounded to an integer).
Possible deadlines for learning account: 31.10.2024 ()
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


previously registered for Analysis - subsidiary course 3.

Educational organisation (text)

Group lessons

Prerequisite competencies (text)

Achievement of the learning outcomes of the previous course unit, Analysis - major 3 or Analysis - subsidiary course 3.

Learning outcomes (list)

2.1 The student has thoroughly mastered musical parameters and structures.
The student can make listening analyses without the use of the score and can use and apply various systems of analysis.
The student has knowledge and understanding of more complex forms and structures and can provide broad examples, and is able to apply this knowledge to the primary and secondary parameters.
2.2 The student builds up expertise through organisation and independent study.
The student applies the acquired skills and knowledge from the course unit, Analysis, in order to be able to study in a problem-solving and methodical way.
The student eliminates specific shortcomings and deficiencies by way of independent study.
2.3 The student can process musical structures through analysis and interpretation.
The student can independently read, understand and critically analyse a score and develop his or her independent vision of it.
4.2 The student has acquired a critical and inquiring attitude.
The student can apply analytical skills to the course content and to skills within the subject matter, Research and vice versa.
4.3 The student can present orally and in writing the results of critical (self-)reflection.
The student can formulate his or her vision of a work in an adequate manner, both orally and in written form.
The student applies the acquired skills and knowledge in his daily musical life and study.

Course content

* In-depth discussion of prominent compositions from western music literature
* Compositions will be for all settings, but especially orchestral works
* Discussion of analytical methods
* Introductory study of 20th century music
* Developement of research abilities
* Study of 20th century music

Study material (text): Mandatory

  • SENDEN, Yves, Reminder for those who want to arrive at a Synthesis in the course Analysis, eighth version, Antwerp, 2012
  • Writing Guide

Educational organisation (list)

Learning Activities
Lectures and / or tutorials30,00 hours
Work time outside of contact hours60,00 hours

Evaluation (list)

Evaluation(s) for first exam chance
Eerste examenperiodeArtistic skills assessment during the examination series20,00
Eerste examenperiodeArtistic skills assessment permanently during class weeks (Permanent evaluation)80,00
Evaluation(s) for re-sit exam
2nd examination periodArtistic skills assessment during the examination series100,00