Opintojakson nimi Accompaniment Skills for Music Educator 1
Opintojakson ajankohta 26.08.2024 - 06.12.2024
Korkeakoulu Metropolia Ammattikorkeakoulu
Opintojakson kieli Suomi
Opintopisteet 3 OP

Opintojakson ala Kulttuuriala
Opettaja AriPekka Korhonen
Tarjotaan avoimen opiskelijoille Ei
Taso AMK

Ilmoittautumiskäytäntöihin liittyvät kyselyt
Ilmoittautumisaika 09.07.2024 - 29.08.2024

Accompaniment Skills for Music Educator 1

26.08.2024 - 06.12.2024

Opintojakson kuvaus

Learning outcomes of the course The student comprehends different types of musical content related to their work as a music educator. The student can produce sounding score and accompaniment through playing by ear, or by reducing, embellishing or transposing the written chord symbols and notation in the context of their pedagogical practices. The student is able to produce the most common harmonic phenomena with a harmony instrument. The student is able to use different elements and phenomena of music in improvisation and teaching.


Course contents The production of accompaniment in various styles (e.g. beat/pop, blues, latin and dance music) for the purposes of teaching music from a score, chord symbols or by ear. Perceiving and implementation of harmony. Composing accompaniments. Understanding improvisation and rhythmic elements. Introductory improvisation exercises and techniques.


Degree according to the extended syllabus level of basic education in music or equivalent skills and knowledge.


Approved / Failed The student can complete and submit given exercises and assignments according to schedule. The student is able to identify their strengths and areas of development and work towards their learning goals with determination.

Continuous assessment Learning assignments 100%

Opintojakson työskentelytavat ja aikataulutus

E-learning Assingnments

Teachers video and sheet music material at workspace (Moodle). Online briefing/questioning session on Monday, 9 September at 17:00–18:00 EET. The Zoom link will be delivered to your inbox (email).

Opintojakson tiedot

Getting acquainted with the material, doing assignments and returning them to the workspace on a voluntary basis during the course.