Universität Wien FIND

160040 UE Academic Working Methods in Musicology (2019W)

Continuous assessment of course work

Summary

Registration/Deregistration

Registration information is available for each group.

Groups

Group 1

max. 40 participants
Language: German

Registration/Deregistration

  • Registration is open from Mo 02.09.2019 00:00 to Th 19.09.2019 23:59
  • Registration is open from Su 22.09.2019 00:00 to We 25.09.2019 12:00
  • Registration is open from Tu 03.12.2019 00:00 to Sa 07.12.2019 23:59
  • Deregistration possible until Sa 07.12.2019 23:59

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Wednesday 08.01. 16:00 - 20:00 HS. 2 d. Inst. f. Musikwissenschaft UniCampus Hof 9 3G-EG-01
Wednesday 15.01. 16:00 - 20:00 HS. 2 d. Inst. f. Musikwissenschaft UniCampus Hof 9 3G-EG-01
Wednesday 22.01. 16:00 - 20:00 HS. 2 d. Inst. f. Musikwissenschaft UniCampus Hof 9 3G-EG-01
Wednesday 29.01. 16:00 - 20:00 HS. 2 d. Inst. f. Musikwissenschaft UniCampus Hof 9 3G-EG-01

Group 2

max. 40 participants
Language: German

Registration/Deregistration

  • Registration is open from Mo 02.09.2019 00:00 to Th 19.09.2019 23:59
  • Registration is open from Su 22.09.2019 00:00 to We 25.09.2019 12:00
  • Registration is open from Tu 03.12.2019 00:00 to Sa 07.12.2019 23:59
  • Deregistration possible until Sa 07.12.2019 23:59

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Monday 16.12. 13:30 - 17:30 HS. 2 d. Inst. f. Musikwissenschaft UniCampus Hof 9 3G-EG-01
Monday 13.01. 13:30 - 17:30 HS. 2 d. Inst. f. Musikwissenschaft UniCampus Hof 9 3G-EG-01
Monday 20.01. 13:30 - 17:30 HS. 2 d. Inst. f. Musikwissenschaft UniCampus Hof 9 3G-EG-01
Monday 27.01. 13:30 - 17:30 HS. 2 d. Inst. f. Musikwissenschaft UniCampus Hof 9 3G-EG-01

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

As the title states this course is meant as an introduction to the fundamentals of working in humanities/science.

Objectives:
Studens, who finish this course
1. know and understand the requirements for academic/scientific work,
2. are trained in dealing with academic sources,
3. are acquainted with the fundamentals of designing smaller studies, and
4. know how to devise and write academic texts

Content:
1. What is science (and humanities in that regard)/scientifc or academic work?
2. dealing with musicological sources (research/critical examination/citation)
3. what are audiovisual sources?
4. Overview of analog/digital storage media
5. designing of empirical studies
6. academic writing

PLEASE NOTE:
This course is an introduction with emphasis on systematic musicology and ethnomusicology.
Group 1 (160040-1, Floran Amort) puts emphasis on old and modern music history.

Methods:
Lecture: Introduction to the fundamentals by the lecturer
Discussion: Interactive debate of different topic areas
Practical work: Exercises in class and at home (homework)

Assessment and permitted materials

In order to finish the course, students have to
1. finish small exercises regarding the content of the course (homework),
2. write a short exposé for a (fictive) study in lieu of any final exam ,
3. participate actively on a regular basis, and
4. attend the course on a regular basis.

PLEASE NOTE:
Those who you attend the first session and don't deregister in time will receive a grade.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Eligibility requirements:
Having passed the Introduction and Orientation Phase (Studieneingangs- und Orientierungsphase, StEOP)

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE COURSE WILL BE IN GERMAN!
so there is another implicit requirement: somewhat fluent German.

Assessment:
The final grade will be based on a scoring system. Explanation will be given at the start of the semester.

Examination topics

See "Content" and "Objectives".

Reading list

will be provided at the start of the semester.

Association in the course directory

BA: ARB

Last modified: We 11.09.2019 18:07