Courses & Units

Music & History FCH102

Hobart

Introduction

This unit focuses on music and its relationship with culture, power and religion in Europe from the fifteenth century to the end of the nineteenth century. The unit also aims to provide students with opportunities to improve important written communication skills, developing research skills, especially the distinction between formal and informal writing, and the processes of critical awareness and listening analysis.

Summary

Unit name Music & History
Unit code FCH102
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Faculty of Arts
Tasmanian College of the Arts
Discipline Music
Coordinator Dr Anne-Marie Forbes
Teaching staff

Dr Anne-Marie Forbes

Level Introductory
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit?

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
Note

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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 23/2/2015 23/3/2015 13/4/2015 29/5/2015

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see Withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2015 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2015 will be available from the 1st October 2014.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
1 2015: $769.00 2015: $2,102.00 100101

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

1 x 2 hour lecture, weekly

1 x 1 hr tutorial, weekly

Assessment

Week 5 library assignment: 15%Week 8: mid-semester test: 15%


Essay (1200 words): 20%

End of Semester exam: 50% (listening 20% & written 30%)

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Textbooks

Required

Burkholder History of Western Music 9e, Norton Anthology of Western Music vol. 2

Recommended

Blanning, The Triumph of Music (Penguin), Rice, Music in the C18th (Norton), Frisch Music in the C19th (Norton), Turabian Manual 8th ed 978-0-226-81638-8

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