Department of Music

Instrumental / Vocal Education B.Mus.Ed.

2019 - 2020

Curriculum

Piano

Study Structure

1st yr Fall 
Principal Instrument
EIK0108T / 8 ECTS
M
MC
Free Improvisation
FRÍS001T / 1 ECTS
M
MC
Music Theory I
TNF103T / 3 ECTS
TH
MC
Music in Context
TSE0105T / 5 ECTS
TH
MC
Aural Skills I
TNH0102T/ 2 ECTS
TH
MC
Performer / Teacher
FLK0002T / 2 ECTS
A
MC
Musician´s Health
LLH0101T / 2 ECTS
A
MC
Practical Keyboard Playing
HHL1001T / 1 ECTS
A
MC
Communication
MID0004T / 4 ECTS
A
MC
Workshop trip
TSF0102T / 2 ECTS
A
MC
Introduction Week
NNV0001T / 1 ECTS
A
MC
1st yr Spring 
Principal Instrument
EIH0208T / 8ECTS
M
MC
Free Improvisation
FRÍS001T / 1 ECTS
M
MC
Improvisation
SPU0001T / 1 ECTS
M
MC
Music Theory II
TNF203T / 3 ECTS
TH
MC
Analysis - The Classic Sonata
GREK002T / 2 ECTS
TH
MC
Musical theory
/ 3 ECTS
TH
MC
Pedagogy
AFK004T / 5 ECTS
TH
MC
Aural Skills II
TNH0202T / 2 ECTS
TH
MC
Musician´s Health II
LLH0001T / 1 ECTS
TH
MC
Practical Keyboard Playing
HHL1001T / 2 ECTS
T
MC
Choir
KOR1002T / 2 ECTS
E
History of
Rythmic Music

SRT0104T / 4 ECTS
E
Contemporary
Icelandic Music

SIN0002T / 2 ECTS
E
Sinfoniett
SIN0002T / 2 ECTS
E
2nd yr Fall 
Principal Instrument III
EIK308T / 8 ECTS
M
MC
Chamber Music
KAM0002T/ 2 ECTS
M
MC
Music Theory III
TNF303T / 3 ECTS
TH
MC
Musical theory
/ 3 ECTS
TH
MC
Aural Skills III
TNH0302T / 2 ECTS
T
MC
Specialised Pedagogy I
SÉK0102T / 3 ECTS
T
MC
Teacher Training I
ÆFK102T / 2 ECTS
T
MC
Choir
KOR1002T / 2 ECTS
E
Graphic Notation
GNS0004T / 4 ECTS
E
Interactive Music I
GAT0102T / 2 ECTS
E
Music, culture and
community

TMS0204T / 4 ECTS
E
Motionpicture Music
Analysis I

GKT0103T / 3 ECTS
E
Baroque Dance
BAD0002T / 2 ECTS
E
History of Icelandic
Music 20th Century

TÓS0104T / 4 ECTS
TH
E
Camerata
CAM0002T / 2 ECTS
E
Skerpla
SKE0004T / 4 ECTS
E
2nd yr Spring 
Principal Instrument IV
EIK408T / 8 ECTS
M
MC
Chamber Music
KAM0002T / 2 ECTS
M
MC
Musical theory
/ 3 ECTS
TH
MC
Aural Skills IV
TNH0402T / 2 ECTS
TH
MC
Practical Keyboard Playing
HHL1001T / 1 ECTS
A
MC
Specialised Pedagogy II
SÉK0202T / 2 ECTS
A
MC
Communication II
MID1205T / 3 ECTS
A
MC
Dialogue
SAT000-02S/2 ECTS
A
MC
Skerpla
SKE0004T / 4 ECTS
E
Contemporary
Icelandic Music

SIN0002T / 2 ECTS
E
Sinfoniett
SIN0002T / 2 ECTS
E
Choir
KOR1002T / 2 ECTS
E
3rd yr Fall 
Principal Instrument V
EIK508T / 8 ECTS
M
MC
Arrangement for the
Music Class

ÚSK0102T / 2 ECTS
M
MC
Secondary Instrument
AUK0002T / 2 ECTS
M
MC
Chamber Music
KAM0002T / 2 ECTS
M
MC
Psychology
SAL004T / 4 ECTS
TH
MC
Final Thesis
LOK0006 / 6 ECTS
TH
MC
Teacher Training II
ÆFK0202T / 2 ECTS
T
MC
Professional Development I
STU101T / 1 ECTS
TH
MC
Choir
KOR1002T / 2 ECTS
E
Graphic Notation
GNS0004T / 4 ECTS
E
Interactive Music I
GAT0102T / 2 ECTS
E
Music, culture and
community

TMS0204T / 4 ECTS
E
Motionpicture Music
Analysis I

GKT0103T / 3 ECTS
E
Baroque Dance
BAD0002T / 2 ECTS
E
History of Icelandic
Music 20th Century

TÓS0104T / 4 ECTS
TH
E
Camerata
CAM0002T / 2 ECTS
E
3rd yr Spring
Final Project
LOKF018T / 18 ECTS
M
MC
Chamber Music
KAM0002T / 2 ECTS
M
MC
Secondary Instrument /
Singing

AUK0002T /2 ECTS
M
MC
The History of
Icelandic Music 20th Century

TÓS0104T / 4 ECTS
TH
MC
Professional Development II
STU201T / 1 ECTS
TH
MC
Contemporary
Icelandic Music

TÍS004T / 4 ECTS
E
Workshop trip II
TSF0202T / 2 ECTS
E
Medieval Music II
Voces Thules

EVT0104T / 4 ECTS
E
Sinfoniett
SIN0002T / 2 ECTS
E
Choir
KOR1002T / 2 ECTS
E

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Strings

Study Structure

1st yr Fall 
Principal Instrument
EIK0108T / 8 ECTS
M
MC
Free Improvisation
FRÍS001T / 1 ECTS
M
MC
Music Theory I
TNF103T / 3 ECTS
TH
MC
Music in Context
TSE0105T / 5 ECTS
TH
MC
Aural Skills I
TNH0102T/ 2 ECTS
TH
MC
Performer / Teacher
FLK0002T / 2 ECTS
A
MC
Musician´s Health
LLH0101T / 2 ECTS
A
MC
Practical Keyboard Playing
HHL1001T / 1 ECTS
A
MC
Communication
MID0004T / 4 ECTS
A
MC
Workshop trip
TSF0102T / 2 ECTS
A
MC
Introduction Week
NNV0001T / 1 ECTS
A
MC
1st yr Spring 
Principal Instrument
EIH0208T / 8ECTS
M
MC
Free Improvisation
FRÍS001T / 1 ECTS
M
MC
Improvisation
SPU0001T / 1 ECTS
M
MC
Music Theory II
TNF203T / 3 ECTS
TH
MC
Analysis -
The Classic Sonata

GREK002T / 2 ECTS
TH
MC
Musical theory
/ 3 ECTS
TH
MC
Pedagogy
AFK004T / 5 ECTS
TH
MC
Aural Skills II
TNH0202T / 2 ECTS
TH
MC
Musician´s Health II
LLH0001T / 1 ECTS
TH
MC
Practical Keyboard Playing
HHL1001T / 2 ECTS
T
MC
Choir
KOR1002T / 2 ECTS
E
History of
Rythmic Music

SRT0104T / 4 ECTS
E
Contemporary
Icelandic Music

SIN0002T / 2 ECTS
E
Sinfoniett
SIN0002T / 2 ECTS
E
2nd yr Fall 
Principal Instrument III
EIK308T / 8 ECTS
M
MC
Conducting I
HLS0102T / 2 ECTS
M
MC
Chamber Music
KAM0002T/ 2 ECTS
M
MC
Music Theory III
TNF303T / 3 ECTS
TH
MC
Musical theory
/ 3 ECTS
TH
MC
Aural Skills III
TNH0302T / 2 ECTS
T
MC
Practical Keyboard Playing
HHL1001T / 2 ECTS
T
MC
Specialised Pedagogy I
SÉK0102T / 3 ECTS
T
MC
Teacher Training I
ÆFK102T / 2 ECTS
T
MC
Choir
KOR1002T / 2 ECTS
E
Graphic Notation
GNS0004T / 4 ECTS
E
Interactive Music I
GAT0102T / 2 ECTS
E
Music, culture and
community

TMS0204T / 4 ECTS
E
Motionpicture Music
Analysis I

GKT0103T / 3 ECTS
E
Baroque Dance
BAD0002T / 2 ECTS
E
History of Icelandic
Music 20th Century

TÓS0104T / 4 ECTS
TH
E
Camerata
CAM0002T / 2 ECTS
E
Skerpla
SKE0004T / 4 ECTS
E
2nd yr Spring 
Principal Instrument IV
EIK408T / 8 ECTS
M
MC
School Ensemble - Strings
SKS0002T / 2 ECTS
M
MC
Secondary Instrument
AUK0002T / 2 ECTS
M
MC
Chamber Music
KAM0002T / 2 ECTS
M
MC
Musical theory
/ 3 ECTS
TH
MC
Aural Skills IV
TNH0402T / 2 ECTS
TH
MC
Practical Keyboard Playing
HHL1001T / 1 ECTS
A
MC
Specialised Pedagogy II
SÉK0202T / 2 ECTS
A
MC
Communication II
MID1205T / 3 ECTS
A
MC
Dialogue
SAT000-02S/2 ECTS
A
MC
Skerpla
SKE0004T / 4 ECTS
E
Contemporary
Icelandic Music

SIN0002T / 2 ECTS
E
Sinfoniett
SIN0002T / 2 ECTS
E
Choir
KOR1002T / 2 ECTS
E
3rd yr Fall 
Principal Instrument V
EIK508T / 8 ECTS
M
MC
Arrangement for the
Music Class

ÚSK0102T / 2 ECTS
M
MC
Secondary Instrument
AUK0002T / 2 ECTS
M
MC
Chamber Music
KAM0002T / 2 ECTS
M
MC
Psychology
SAL004T / 4 ECTS
TH
MC
Final Thesis
LOK0006 / 6 ECTS
TH
MC
Teacher Training II
ÆFK0202T / 2 ECTS
T
MC
Professional Development I
STU101T / 1 ECTS
TH
MC
Choir
KOR1002T / 2 ECTS
E
Graphic Notation
GNS0004T / 4 ECTS
E
Interactive Music II
GAT0202T / 2 ECTS
E
Motionpicture Music
Analysis I

GKT0103T / 3 ECTS
E
Baroque Dance
BAD0002T / 2 ECTS
E
History of Icelandic
Music 20th Century

TÓS0104T / 4 ECTS
TH
E
Camerata
CAM0002T / 2 ECTS
E
3rd yr Spring
Final Project
LOKF018T / 18 ECTS
M
MC
Chamber Music
KAM0002T / 2 ECTS
M
MC
Secondary Instrument
AUK0002T /2 ECTS
M
MC
The History of
Icelandic Music 20th Century

TÓS0104T / 4 ECTS
TH
MC
Professional Development II
STU201T / 1 ECTS
TH
MC
Contemporary
Icelandic Music

TÍS004T / 4 ECTS
E
Workshop trip II
TSF0202T / 2 ECTS
E
Medieval Music II
Voces Thules

EVT0104T / 4 ECTS
E
Sinfoniett
SIN0002T / 2 ECTS
E
Choir
KOR1002T / 2 ECTS
E

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Guitar

Study Structure

1st yr Fall 
Principal Instrument
EIK0108T / 8 ECTS
M
MC
Free Improvisation
FRÍS001T / 1 ECTS
M
MC
Music Theory I
TNF103T / 3 ECTS
TH
MC
Music in Context
TSE0105T / 5 ECTS
TH
MC
Aural Skills I
TNH0102T/ 2 ECTS
TH
MC
Performer / Teacher
FLK0002T / 2 ECTS
A
MC
Musician´s Health
LLH0101T / 2 ECTS
A
MC
Practical Keyboard Playing
HHL1001T / 1 ECTS
A
MC
Communication
MID0004T / 4 ECTS
A
MC
Workshop trip
TSF0102T / 2 ECTS
A
MC
Introduction Week
NNV0001T / 1 ECTS
A
MC
1st yr Spring 
Principal Instrument
EIH0208T / 8ECTS
M
MC
Free Improvisation
FRÍS001T / 1 ECTS
M
MC
Improvisation
SPU0001T / 1 ECTS
M
MC
Music Theory II
TNF203T / 3 ECTS
TH
MC
Analysis - The Classic Sonata
GREK002T / 2 ECTS
TH
MC
Musical theory
/ 3 ECTS
TH
MC
Pedagogy
AFK004T / 5 ECTS
TH
MC
Aural Skills II
TNH0202T / 2 ECTS
TH
MC
Musician´s Health II
LLH0001T / 1 ECTS
TH
MC
Practical Keyboard Playing
HHL1001T / 2 ECTS
T
MC
Choir
KOR1002T / 2 ECTS
E
History of
Rythmic Music

SRT0104T / 4 ECTS
E
Contemporary
Icelandic Music

SIN0002T / 2 ECTS
E
Sinfoniett
SIN0002T / 2 ECTS
E
2nd yr Fall 
Principal Instrument III
EIK308T / 8 ECTS
M
MC
Chamber Music
KAM0002T/ 2 ECTS
M
MC
Music Theory III
TNF303T / 3 ECTS
TH
MC
Musical theory
/ 3 ECTS
TH
MC
Aural Skills III
TNH0302T / 2 ECTS
T
MC
Practical Keyboard Playing
HHL1001T / 1 ECTS
A
MC
Specialised Pedagogy I
SÉK0102T / 3 ECTS
T
MC
Teacher Training I
ÆFK102T / 2 ECTS
T
MC
Choir
KOR1002T / 2 ECTS
E
Graphic Notation
GNS0004T / 4 ECTS
E
Interactive Music I
GAT0102T / 2 ECTS
E
Music, culture and
community

TMS0204T / 4 ECTS
E
Motionpicture Music
Analysis I

GKT0103T / 3 ECTS
E
Baroque Dance
BAD0002T / 2 ECTS
E
History of Icelandic
Music 20th Century

TÓS0104T / 4 ECTS
TH
E
Camerata
CAM0002T / 2 ECTS
E
Skerpla
SKE0004T / 4 ECTS
E
2nd yr Spring 
Principal Instrument IV
EIK408T / 8 ECTS
M
MC
Musical theory
/ 3 ECTS
TH
MC
Aural Skills IV
TNH0402T / 2 ECTS
TH
MC
Practical Keyboard Playing
HHL1001T / 1 ECTS
A
MC
Specialised Pedagogy II
SÉK0202T / 2 ECTS
A
MC
Communication II
MID1205T / 3 ECTS
A
MC
Dialogue
SAT000-02S/2 ECTS
A
MC
Skerpla
SKE0004T / 4 ECTS
E
Contemporary
Icelandic Music

SIN0002T / 2 ECTS
E
Sinfoniett
SIN0002T / 2 ECTS
E
Choir
KOR1002T / 2 ECTS
E
3rd yr Fall 
Principal Instrument V
EIK508T / 8 ECTS
M
MC
Arrangement for the
Music Class

ÚSK0102T / 2 ECTS
M
MC
Psychology
SAL004T / 4 ECTS
TH
MC
Final Thesis
LOK0006 / 6 ECTS
TH
MC
Teacher Training II
ÆFK0202T / 2 ECTS
T
MC
Professional Development I
STU101T / 1 ECTS
TH
MC
Choir
KOR1002T / 2 ECTS
E
Graphic Notation
GNS0004T / 4 ECTS
E
Interactive Music I
GAT0102T / 2 ECTS
E
Motionpicture Music
Analysis I

GKT0103T / 3 ECTS
E
Baroque Dance
BAD0002T / 2 ECTS
E
History of Icelandic
Music 20th Century

TÓS0104T / 4 ECTS
TH
E
Camerata
CAM0002T / 2 ECTS
E
3rd yr Spring
Final Project
LOKF018T / 18 ECTS
M
MC
Chamber Music
KAM0002T / 2 ECTS
M
MC
Secondary Instrument
AUK0002T /2 ECTS
M
MC
The History of
Icelandic Music 20th Century

TÓS0104T / 4 ECTS
TH
MC
Professional Development II
STU201T / 1 ECTS
TH
MC
Contemporary
Icelandic Music

TÍS004T / 4 ECTS
E
Workshop trip II
TSF0202T / 2 ECTS
E
Medieval Music II
Voces Thules

EVT0104T / 4 ECTS
E
Sinfoniett
SIN0002T / 2 ECTS
E
Choir
KOR1002T / 2 ECTS
E

 

 

 

 

 

Wind

Study Structure

1st yr Fall 
Principal Instrument
EIK0108T / 8 ECTS
M
MC
Free Improvisation
FRÍS001T / 1 ECTS
M
MC
Music Theory I
TNF103T / 3 ECTS
TH
MC
Music in Context
TSE0105T / 5 ECTS
TH
MC
Aural Skills I
TNH0102T/ 2 ECTS
TH
MC
Performer / Teacher
FLK0002T / 2 ECTS
A
MC
Musician´s Health
LLH0101T / 2 ECTS
A
MC
Practical Keyboard Playing
HHL1001T / 1 ECTS
A
MC
Communication
MID0004T / 4 ECTS
A
MC
Workshop trip
TSF0102T / 2 ECTS
A
MC
Introduction Week
NNV0001T / 1 ECTS
A
MC
1st yr Spring 
Principal Instrument
EIH0208T / 8ECTS
M
MC
Free Improvisation
FRÍS001T / 1 ECTS
M
MC
Improvisation
SPU0001T / 1 ECTS
M
MC
Secondary Instrument
AUK0002T / 2 ECTS
M
MC
Music Theory II
TNF203T / 3 ECTS
TH
MC
Analysis - The Classic Sonata
GREK002T / 2 ECTS
TH
MC
Musical theory
/ 3 ECTS
TH
MC
Pedagogy
AFK004T / 5 ECTS
TH
MC
Aural Skills II
TNH0202T / 2 ECTS
TH
MC
Musician´s Health II
LLH0001T / 1 ECTS
TH
MC
Practical Keyboard Playing
HHL1001T / 2 ECTS
T
MC
Choir
KOR1002T / 2 ECTS
E
History of
Rythmic Music

SRT0104T / 4 ECTS
E
Contemporary
Icelandic Music

SIN0002T / 2 ECTS
E
Sinfoniett
SIN0002T / 2 ECTS
E
2nd yr Fall 
Principal Instrument III
EIK308T / 8 ECTS
M
MC
Conducting I
HLS0102T / 2 ECTS
M
MC
Secondary Instrument
AUK0002T / 2 ECTS
M
MC
Music Theory III
TNF303T / 3 ECTS
TH
MC
Musical theory
/ 3 ECTS
TH
MC
Aural Skills III
TNH0302T / 2 ECTS
T
MC
Practical Keyboard Playing
HHL1001T / 1 ECTS
A
MC
Specialised Pedagogy I
SÉK0102T / 3 ECTS
T
MC
Teacher Training I
ÆFK102T / 2 ECTS
T
MC
Choir
KOR1002T / 2 ECTS
E
Graphic Notation
GNS0004T / 4 ECTS
E
Interactive Music I
GAT0102T / 2 ECTS
E
Music, culture and
community

TMS0204T / 4 ECTS
E
Motionpicture Music
Analysis I

GKT0103T / 3 ECTS
E
Baroque Dance
BAD0002T / 2 ECTS
E
History of Icelandic
Music 20th Century

TÓS0104T / 4 ECTS
TH
E
Camerata
CAM0002T / 2 ECTS
E
Skerpla
SKE0004T / 4 ECTS
E
2nd yr Spring 
Principal Instrument IV
EIK408T / 8 ECTS
M
MC
School Brass Band (wind)
SKL202T / 2 ECTS
M
MC
Secondary Instrument
AUK0002T / 2 ECTS
M
MC
Chamber Music
KAM0002T / 2 ECTS
M
MC
Musical theory
/ 3 ECTS
TH
MC
Aural Skills IV
TNH0402T / 2 ECTS
TH
MC
Practical Keyboard Playing
HHL1001T / 1 ECTS
A
MC
Specialised Pedagogy II
SÉK0202T / 2 ECTS
A
MC
Communication II
MID1205T / 3 ECTS
A
MC
Dialogue
SAT000-02S/2 ECTS
A
MC
Skerpla
SKE0004T / 4 ECTS
E
Contemporary
Icelandic Music

SIN0002T / 2 ECTS
E
Sinfoniett
SIN0002T / 2 ECTS
E
Choir
KOR1002T / 2 ECTS
E
3rd yr Fall 
Principal Instrument V
EIK508T / 8 ECTS
M
MC
Arrangement for the
Music Class

ÚSK0102T / 2 ECTS
M
MC
Secondary Instrument
AUK0002T /2 ECTS
M
MC
Chamber Music
KAM0002T / 2 ECTS
M
MC
Psychology
SAL004T / 4 ECTS
TH
MC
Final Thesis
LOK0006 / 6 ECTS
TH
MC
Teacher Training II
ÆFK0202T / 2 ECTS
T
MC
Professional Development I
STU101T / 1 ECTS
TH
MC
Choir
KOR1002T / 2 ECTS
E
Graphic Notation
GNS0004T / 4 ECTS
E
Interactive Music I
GAT0102T / 2 ECTS
E
Motionpicture Music
Analysis I

GKT0103T / 3 ECTS
E
Baroque Dance
BAD0002T / 2 ECTS
E
History of Icelandic
Music 20th Century

TÓS0104T / 4 ECTS
TH
E
Camerata
CAM0002T / 2 ECTS
E
3rd yr Spring
Final Project
LOKF018T / 18 ECTS
M
MC
Arranging for Windband
LSÚ0102T / 2 ECTS
M
MC
Chamber Music
KAM0002T / 2 ECTS
M
MC
Secondary Instrument
AUK0002T /2 ECTS
M
MC
The History of
Icelandic Music 20th Century

TÓS0104T / 4 ECTS
TH
MC
Professional Development II
STU201T / 1 ECTS
TH
MC

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Learning outcomes

Knowledge

Students have attained knowledge within the field. This entails that students should:  

  • Be thoroughly familiar with the theories and concepts used in a specified area within the field, such as pedagogy, psychology, music theory, music literature, music history, and musical styles.
  • Understand the methods used as a foundation for instrumental and vocal performance.
  • Have the insight and understanding needed to approach instrumental and vocal performance as an independent individual.
  • Have a sound knowledge of the work environment of composers and musicians.
  • Be familiar with the equipment and computer software used in the field.
  • Have a basic knowledge of the legal environment of music instructors.
  • Be able to place the most recent knowledge into the context of their field of specialisation.

Skills 

  • Have gained proficiency in musical performance and be able to coordinate technique and interpretation.
  • Have gained proficiency in instrumental or vocal teaching.
  • Be able to take a critical position on their own work and that of others.
  • Be able to take decisions and support them on a professional basis.
  • Have the technique and skills to work independently.
  • Have adopted broad-mindedness and originality in thought, creation, and interpretation.
  • Recognise when information is needed and have the skills to gather it, assess its reliability, and use it appropriately.
  • Have adopted a diverse range of work habits.
  • Be able to use equipment and technology in music-making and music instruction.

Competencies

  • Be able to work independently, set goals, and prepare and follow a project timeline.
  • Have adopted work habits that are recognised in their field.
  • Be able to use recognised methods to gather data relating to education and school activities.
  • Have developed insight into interpersonal communications in instrumental and vocal instruction.
  • Be able to interpret and present their ideas.
  • Be able to participate actively in collaborative work and direct group projects.
  • Have developed the competency required for further study in the fields of music and pedagogy.
M Main Subject
TH Theory
A Applied Professional Knowledge
T Technical Practices
S Studio Practices
ME Mandatory-Elective Course
MC Mandatory Course
E Elective Course

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