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Programme structure: Music and Italian (BA) for 2022/23 entry cohort

Please note: It is possible that the information shown for future academic years may change due to developments in the relevant academic field. Optional unit availability varies depending on both staffing, student choice and timetabling constraints.

Unit name Unit code Credit points Status
You must take at least 40 CP of ITAL-coded units and at least 40 CP of MUSI-coded units
List A - Take ITAL30001. You may also choose one Music from this list
Extended Study: Composition Portfolio MUSI30059 40 Optional TB-4
Extended Study: Performance MUSI30061 40 Optional A,E TB-4
Extended Study: Musicology MUSI30058 40 Optional A,E TB-4
Extended Study: Studio MUSI30060 40 Optional A,E TB-4
Accompaniment in Practice MUSI30142 20 Optional TB-4
Aesthetics and Criticism MUSI30029 20 Optional TB-1
Performance MUSI30066 20 Optional A,D TB-4
Italian Language 3 ITAL30001 20 Mandatory TB-4
List B - Choose one unit from this list, unless you take 60 CP in list A
Musicology Project 1 MUSI30063 20 Optional B TB-1
Aesthetics and Criticism MUSI30029 20 Optional TB-1
Composing Live Electronics MUSI30141 20 Optional TB-1
Composition Project MUSI30064 20 Optional TB-1
Studio Project MUSI30065 20 Optional B TB-1
Art and Music in the Medieval West MUSI30145 20 Optional B,C TB-1
Screening the Past: Representing History in Contemporary Italian Cinema ITAL30046 20 Optional B,C TB-1
Communism in Europe MODL30001 20 Optional TB-1
Sociolinguistic Anthropology: Language, Culture, and Society MODL30016 20 Optional TB-2
List C - Choose 20 CP from this list or from list F
Composing Live Electronics MUSI30141 20 Optional TB-1
Music recording and production MUSI30132 20 Optional C,E TB-2
Art and Music in the Medieval West MUSI30145 20 Optional B,C TB-1
Screening the Past: Representing History in Contemporary Italian Cinema ITAL30046 20 Optional B,C TB-1
Dante: Purgatorio and Paradiso ITAL30059 20 Optional C TB-1
Boccaccio’s Decameron ITAL30063 20 Optional C,D TB-2
Liaison Interpreting MODL30006 20 Optional TB-1,TB-2
Translating in a Professional Context MODL30010 20 Optional TB-1
Catalan Language (follow-on) MODL30011 20 Optional TB-4
Czech Language (follow-on) MODL30012 20 Optional TB-4
The Italian City: Medieval and Early Modern Cultures MODL30020 20 Optional TB-1
Follow-on Portuguese MODL30037 20 Optional C TB-4
List D - Choose 20 CP from this list, unless you choose a 40 CP unit in list E
Performance MUSI30066 20 Optional A,D TB-4
Accompaniment in Practice MUSI30142 20 Optional TB-4
Advanced Technical Studies MUSI30113 20 Optional D TB-2
Institutions and Anti-Institutions in Italy in the 1960s and 1970s (TB2) ITAL30055 20 Optional D,E TB-2
Boccaccio’s Decameron ITAL30063 20 Optional C,D TB-2
Liaison Interpreting MODL30006 20 Optional TB-1,TB-2
Translating in a Professional Context MODL30010 20 Optional TB-1
Sociolinguistic Anthropology: Language, Culture, and Society MODL30016 20 Optional TB-2
The Italian City: Medieval and Early Modern Cultures MODL30020 20 Optional TB-1
List E - Choose one unit from this list
Extended Study: Musicology MUSI30058 40 Optional A,E TB-4
Extended Study: Composition Portfolio MUSI30059 40 Optional TB-4
Extended Study: Studio MUSI30060 40 Optional A,E TB-4
Extended Study: Performance MUSI30061 40 Optional A,E TB-4
Music recording and production MUSI30132 20 Optional C,E TB-2
Independent Study 1 MODL30005 20 Optional TB-4
Memory and Political Violence in Latin America HISP30096 20 Optional E TB-2
Theoretical Approaches to Language Teaching MODL30036 20 Optional E TB-2
List F - Choose 20 CP from this list or from list C
Choose either 20 CP from Bristol Futures, UWLP or Faculty Wide units, or choose an additional 20 CP from lists A-E above
Music and Italian (BA)   120      

Progression/award requirements

Unit Pass Mark for Undergraduate Programmes:

  • 40 out of 100 – for level C/4, I/5 & H/6 units
  • 50 out of 100 – for level M/7 units

For details on the weightings for classifying undergraduate degrees, please see the Agreed Weightings, by Faculty, to be applied for the Purposes of Calculating the Final Programme Mark and Degree Classification in Undergraduate Programmes.

For detailed rules on progression please see the Regulations and Code of Practice for Taught Programmes and the relevant faculty handbook.

Please refer to the specific progression/award requirements for programmes with a preliminary year of study, the Gateway programmes and International Foundation programmes.

Exit awards

All undergraduate degree programmes allow the opportunity for a student to exit from a programme with a Diploma or Certificate of Higher Education.

  • To be awarded a Diploma of Higher Education, a student must have successfully completed 240 credit points, of which at least 90 must be at level 5.
  • To be awarded a Certificate of Higher Education, a student must have successfully completed 120 credit points at level 4.

Integrated Master's degrees may also allow the opportunity for a student to exit from the programme with an equivalent Bachelor's degree where a student has achieved 360 credit points, of which 90 must be at level 6, and has successfully met any additional criteria as described in the programme specification.

The opportunities for a student to exit from one of the professional programmes in Veterinary Science, Medicine, and Dentistry with an Award is outlined in the relevant Programme Regulations (which are available as an annex in the Regulations and Code of Practice for Taught Programmes).

Degree classifications:

  • First Class Honours 70 and above
  • Second Class Honours, First Division 60-69
  • Second Class Honours, Second Division 50-59
  • Third Class Honours 40-49
  • Fail 39 and below

An Ordinary degree can be awarded if a student has successfully completed at least 300 credits with a minimum of 60 credits at Level 6.

The pass mark for the professional programmes in Veterinary Science, Medicine and Dentistry is 50 out of 100. The classification of a degree in the professional programmes in Veterinary Science, Medicine, and Dentistry is provided in the Regulations and Code of Practice for Taught Programmes.

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