- Code ANUC1119
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by ANU Wide
- ANU College ANU Wide
- Course subject ANU College
- Areas of interest Music
- Academic career UGRD
- Mode of delivery In Person
- Co-taught Course
Second Semester 2019
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This course gives an overview of the major recent 'turning points' in music since 1900, and in the way we study that history, that can help explain the particular character of music and musical culture in contemporary society. The course will introduce students to core skills that are required to research music and to communicate findings and ideas effectively to others.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon successful completion of this course, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
1. critique historical developments in music of the recent past through the examination and discussion of significant changes in the historical, social, and aesthetic contexts of music and its languages;
2. demonstrate listening skills through the study and discussion of selected works;
3. undertake research and analysis of musical topics; and
4. communicate about music using written, visual, oral and multimedia forms
Indicative AssessmentTwo listening Tests (one hour each) (15% each) [learning outcomes 1-2]
Essay Plan (plus bibliography) (1200 words) (30%) [learning outcomes 1-4]
Essay (3000 words) (40%) [learning outcomes 1,3-4]
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Workload160 hours of total student learning time made up from:
a) 75 hours of contact: 75 hours of workshop and workshop-like activities.
b) 85 hours of supported and independent student research, reading and writing.
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|9746||22 Jul 2019||29 Jul 2019||31 Aug 2019||25 Oct 2019||In Person||N/A|