[Degree Module] Creativity is more important than knowledge SCQF 7


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You will develop the ability to apply music theory to a set of creative tasks. You will also be expected to reflect on the music you produce.


Level SCQF 7

Delivery Blended | Tue 1800 - 1900 (online session)


Location Blended

Attend timetabled classes at college, your school or online for some of your learning and assessments.  Also access online Brightspace or Google Classrooms for self-directed study. 

Duration 1 Year


Course content...

Musical invention is the primary purpose behind the module and in addition other forms of invention and creative thinking will be explored to widen the students understanding and expertise. This will involve innovative, inventive and unconstrained thinking while encouraging the students to deliver highly defined and well crafted products such as short pieces of music and improvisations. To a significant extent this will involve group, class, on-line and individually created compositions and improvisations.

Where you can go... 

This module gives an insight into the BA Applied Music degree. Student’s studying this module will be well placed for interview for any blended/virtual learning creative degree.


Entry requirements

3 Highers at grade BCC or above

You must have Higher or A level English at grade B or above