Syllabus for Psychology of Music A1

Musikpsykologi A1

A revised version of the syllabus is available.


  • 15 credits
  • Course code: 2PS730
  • Education cycle: First cycle
  • Main field(s) of study and in-depth level: Psychology G1N
  • Grading system: Fail (U), Pass (G), Pass with distinction (VG)
  • Established: 2007-01-24
  • Established by: The Faculty Board of Social Sciences
  • Applies from: week 35, 2007
  • Entry requirements: General entry requirements
  • Responsible department: Department of Psychology

Syllabus Revisions

Reading list

Reading list

Applies from: week 35, 2007

Some titles may be available electronically through the University library.

  • Gabrielsson, A. The performance of music : The psychology of music

    2. ed.: San Diego: Academic Press, 1999

    Find in the library

  • Juslin, P.N.; Sloboda, J.A. Handbook of music and emotion : theory, research, applications

    New York: Oxford University Press, 2010

    Find in the library

  • Jørgensen, Harald Musikkopplevelsens psykologi

    Oslo: Norsk musikforl., 1989

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  • Parncutt, R.; McPherson, G.E. The science and psychology of music performance : Creative strategies for teaching and learning

    New York: Oxford University Press, 2002

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