GEAR 203 | Course Introduction and Application Information

Course Name
Masterpieces in Music History
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
GEAR 203
Fall/Spring
3
0
3
4

Prerequisites
None
Course Language
English
Course Type
Service Course
Course Level
First Cycle
Course Coordinator -
Course Lecturer(s)
Assistant(s) -
Course Objectives The aim of this course is learning the masterworks of music and identifying the essential differences between them and any ordinary work.
Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Identify the difference between a masterwork and an ordinary work.
  • Identify the perfect balance of a masterwork.
  • Identify the common characteristics of masterworks.
  • Identify why all masterworks are also the most popular works.
  • Comprehend that the perfect balance of a masterwork is not only thanks to artistic but also mathematical as well.
Course Content Through this course masterworks of music and basic information on those works will be presented.

 



Course Category

Core Courses
Major Area Courses
Supportive Courses
Media and Management Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

 

WEEKLY SUBJECTS AND RELATED PREPARATION STUDIES

Week Subjects Related Preparation
1 Orientation and introduction to the course Orientation and introduction to the course
2 Beethoven: Symphony no 5 Beethoven: Symphony no 5
3 Bach toccata and fugue BWV 565, Mozart Symphony no 40 Bach toccata and fugue BWV 565, Mozart Symphony no 40
4 Beethoven Symphony no 7 Beethoven Symphony no 7
5 Dvorak: Symphony no 9 “From the new world” Dvorak: Symphony no 9 “From the new world”
6 Grieg: Piano Concerto Grieg: Peer Gynt Suit Grieg: Piano Concerto Grieg: Peer Gynt Suit
7 Beethoven: Symphony no 9 Beethoven: Symphony no 9
8 Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto
9 Mozart Don Giovanni act1 Mozart Don Giovanni act1
10 Mozart Don Giovanni act 2 Mozart Don Giovanni act 2
11 Midterm
12 Carl Orff: Carmina Burana Carl Orff: Carmina Burana
13 Bach: Coffee Cantata Bach: Concerto for 2 pianos in C major Bach: Coffee Cantata Bach: Concerto for 2 pianos in C major
14 Liszt Piano Concerto no 1 Mendelssohn Violin Concerto op 64 Liszt Piano Concerto no 1 Mendelssohn Violin Concerto op 64
15 Student Presentation
16 General evaluation

 

Course Textbooks

Powerpoint Presentation and Personal Archive

References

Sadie, Stanley Grove Music Dictionary

 

EVALUATION SYSTEM

Semester Requirements Number Percentage
Participation
1
10
Laboratory / Application
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
2
15
Presentation / Jury
1
15
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
1
25
Final / Oral Exam
1
35
Total

Contribution of Semester Work to Final Grade
5
65
Contribution of Final Work to Final Grade
1
35
Total

ECTS / WORKLOAD TABLE

Activities Number Duration (Hours) Workload
Course Hours
Including exam week: 16 x total hours
16
3
48
Laboratory / Application Hours
Including exam week: 16 x total hours
16
Study Hours Out of Class
14
2
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
2
4
Presentation / Jury
1
10
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
1
8
Final / Oral Exam
1
8
    Total
110

 

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES AND PROGRAM QUALIFICATIONS RELATIONSHIP

#
Program Qualifications / Outcomes
* Level of Contribution
1
2
3
4
5
1 To be able to assess psychological concepts and perspectives, interpret and evaluate data using scientific methods
2 To be able to develop a curiosity and interest towards the mind and its phenomena, to possess a sense of critical and scientific reflexion and ability to analyze new information.
3 Ability to make use of theoretical and applied knowledge in local and global levels.
4 To have a basic knowledge of other disciplines that can contribute to psychology and to be able to make use of this knowledge
5 To possess and value societal, scientific and ethical principles in collecting, interpreting and publishing psychological data
6 To have knowledge of how psychology is positioned as a scientific discipline from a historical perspective, and to know with what methods it views behavioural and mental processes
7 To be able to distinguish between the emphases of fundamental theories and perspectives of psychology (behavioural, biological, cognitive, evolutionary, social, developmental, humanistic, psychodynamic and sociocultural) and compare and express their differences and similarities, contributions and limitations
8 The competence to share psychological knowledge based and qualitative and quantitative data with experts and lay people, using effective communication skills
9 To have the awareness of interpersonal and societal problems and phenomena and adopt this awareness in psychological problems and researches.
10 Competence to make use of applied and theoretical psychological knowledge to make contributions to industrial development and provide solutions to problems
11 To possess essential knowledge of techniques and instrumentation for psychological measurement and evaluation

*1 Lowest, 2 Low, 3 Average, 4 High, 5 Highest