This unit provides a study of the major styles and genres of music from the beginning of the Christian era to the Baroque in the context of the influential composers and sociopolitical forces that shaped stylistic change.
|Unit name||Music Before 1700|
|Faculty/School||Faculty of Arts
Tasmanian College of the Arts
Dr Anne-Marie Forbes
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
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Unit census dates currently displaying for 2017 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2017 will be available from the 1st October 2016.
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|1||2017: $793.00||2017: $2,207.00||100101|
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Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.
FCH100 or one FCH200 level unit
1 x 2 hour lecture, weekly
1 x 1 hr tutorial, weekly
Class assignments 30% Essay 1500wds 30% Examination 40%
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
Burkholder History of Western Music 9e
Turabian Manual 8th ed
Norton Anthology of Western Music Vol.1
Freedman Music in the Renaissance (Norton)
Fassler Music in the Medieval West (Norton)
Co-op Bookshop links
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