IVRIT

FILM SCORING: REQUIRED COURSES FOR DIPLOMA

Entry requirements


Rimon Entry Exam

Graduation requirements

 

1. A minimum grade of A- in the concentrated courses of the program (marked with #)

 

2. A minimum grade average of B in the other required courses of the program

 

3. Graduation Project*: Minimum Grade of B

 

4. Portfolio of scores and/or recordings: Minimum grade of B

Each graduate must submit a selection of scores and recordings that he/she wrote, composed or performed during his/her studies at Rimon. (Details outlying the requirements for the portfolio may be obtained at the Office of Academic Affairs).

 

5. Each graduate must acquire a minimum of 15 credits of approved extra curricular work. (A list of approved projects can be obtained from the Office of Academic Affairs).

 

6. Each graduate must participate at least once, during his/her studies at Rimon, in the Composition Competition and in the Competition for Arrangers.

*Each graduate must compose an original symphonic score for a film (in consultation with the Head of the Film Scoring Department) to be played live on the graduation concert.

 

Eligibility for the Graduation Project is depended on:

1. Acquiring, at least, 108 credits from the required courses of the program.
2. A minimum grade of B+ in the concentrated courses of the program (marked with #)

 

                   

Credit

4th year Mandatory Courses

Credit

3rd year Mandatory Courses

Credit

2nd year Mandatory Courses

Credit

1st year Mandatory Courses

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

4

 

 

 

 

4

                   

#Traditional
Harmony II
      

 

#Harmony in
the Idiom of
Jazz and
Popular Music
I

 

 

 

4

 

Traditional
Harmony I

 

 

Harmony

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                            

 

2

 

2

 

Counterpoint I

 

#Counterpoint II

 

 

Melody          

 

 

 

 

4

 

#Advanced Symphonic Orchestration   

 

 

 

4

 

4

 

 

#Arranging for Large Ensemble

 

#Orchestration

 

 

2

 

#Vocal Arranging

 

 

2

 

Arranging for the Rhythm Section

 

Arranging                and                  Orchestration 

 

 

4

 

 

 

 

4

 

#Film Scoring II

 

#20th Century Composition Styles

 

 

4

 

 

4

 

 

 

4

 

 

#Programmatic Music

 

#Film Scoring I

 

#20th Century Composition Styles

 

 


 

4

 

#Composition
in Classical
  
Forms
  

 

 

 

 

2

 

Introduction to
Composition

 

 

Composition

 

 

 

6

 

#Ear Training III

 

6

 

 Ear Training II

 

 

6

                       

Ear Training I

       

 Ear Training            

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2

 

#Rhythmic Ear Training  II

    

 

 

2

 

Rhythmic Ear Training I

 

 

Rhythm

 

 

 

3

 

#Electronic Music Production

 

 

2


 

 

2

 

# Film Sound
Track Design I

 

 # Film Sound Track Design   
II

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

4

 

  

 

1

 

 

 

1

 

Pro Tools I

 

#Computer Applications for Film scoring

 

Music Notation through the Computer

 

Introduction to Music Technology

 

 

 

 

 

  

2

 

 

 

2

 

 

 

 

 

MIDI Recording in the Home Studio

 

Audio Recording in the Home Studio

 

 

 

 

Music and Technology

 

 

 

 

4

 

 

2

 

#Classical Composition Analysis

 

Electives

 

 

4

 

 

 

 

#Music and
Film

 

 

4

 

2

 

History of
Western Music

 

History of Jazz

 

 

 

Listening and Analysis

 

4

 

Conducting

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2

 

#Secondary Keyboard

(2nd year)***

 

 

 

2

 

 

 

2

 

2

 

 

Secondary Keyboard (1st year)***

 

Fundamentals of Cinematographic Language

 

Film Editing

 

 

Additional Courses

 

19

 

 

36

 

 

36

 

 

36

 

 

Total amount

of  credits-127


  

 

*** Students with an ensemble rating of 2222 and up on piano are not required to take Secondary Keyboard and must take electives instead.

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