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.
|Unit name||Music & History|
|Faculty/School||Faculty of Arts
Tasmanian College of the Arts
|Coordinator||Dr Anne-Marie Forbes|
Dr Anne-Marie Forbes
|Available as Elective?||Yes|
|Location||Semester||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
* 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.
|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.
1 x 2 hour lecture, weekly
1 x 1 hr tutorial, weekly
Week 5 library assignment: 15%Week 8: mid-semester test: 15%
End of Semester exam: 50% (listening 20% & written 30%)
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
Burkholder History of Western Music 9e, Norton Anthology of Western Music vol. 2
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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