Courses & Units

Music Business Practices FCP307

Hobart

Note:

For semester 1 2015:  
Weekend lectures  -- April 11-12 / May 2-3.  
Tutorials -- April 9, 23, 30, May 21.  All 6.30pm-8.00pm

Introduction

This unit explores the core principles underpinning the Music Entertainment Industry in the 21st Century and its effect in mediating entertainment commodities through global business practices. Specific issues to be examined include multidistribution strategies for online media services; including digital copyright implications, music download systems and revenue streams for both creators and distributors.

Summary

Unit name Music Business Practices
Unit code FCP307
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Faculty of Arts
Tasmanian College of the Arts
Discipline Music
Coordinator

Dr Glen Hodges

Teaching staff

Mr Ben O'Hara

Level Advanced
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart 11 Week Session Apr On-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
11 Week Session Apr 3/4/2015 20/4/2015 11/5/2015 19/6/2015

* 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 2015.

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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

2 x weekend intensives (dates and times notified by UTAS email)

3 x 2 hr tutorial (around intensives dates and times notified by UTAS email)

Assessment

2 x research assignments: 40%

End of Semester written exam: 60%

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Textbooks

RequiredNone
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