Courses & Units

Rock Revolution FCB116

Note:

Subject to enrolment quota

Introduction

Provides a survey of the development of major styles and contributions of major figures to popular music from the 1950s to the present day, focusing on the social context of musical styles and the relationship between the music and its selecting audience.  Students gain familiarity with significant repertoire and enhanced aural awareness in the appreciation of formal and stylistic characteristics.

Summary

Unit name Rock Revolution
Unit code FCB116
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts
Discipline Music
Coordinator

Associate Professor Anne-Marie Forbes

Teaching staff

Teaching staff TBC

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

Availability

This unit is currently unavailable.

Note

Units are offered in attending mode unless otherwise indicated (that is attendance is required at the campus identified). A unit identified as offered by distance, that is there is no requirement for attendance, is identified with a nominal enrolment campus. A unit offered to both attending students and by distance from the same campus is identified as having both modes of study.

Special approval is required for enrolment into TNE Program units.

TNE Program units special approval requirements.

* 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 2018 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2018 will be available from the 1st October 2017.

About Census Dates

Fees

Domestic

Band Field of Education
1 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.

Requisites

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

2 hrs lecture, 1 hr workshop weekly

Assessment

Research assignment: 10%

1,500-word essay: 30%

Listening test: 20%

End of semester examination: 40%

TimetableView the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable

Textbooks

Required

Covach, What's that Sound

Recommended

Turabian Manual 8th ed 978-0-226-81638-8

The University reserves the right to amend or remove courses and unit availabilities, as appropriate.