Courses & Units

Music Since 1950 FCP301

Introduction

Consideration of the aesthetic principles and creative philosophies that have shaped music since World War II to the present day, focussing on influential composers, works and techniques.

Summary

Unit name Music Since 1950
Unit code FCP301
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts
Discipline Music
Coordinator

Dr Anne-Marie Forbes

Teaching staff

Dr Anne-Marie Forbes

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

Availability

This unit is currently unavailable.

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Fees

Domestic

Band Field of Education
1 100101

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Requisites

  •  PREREQ: FCH100 or 200 level units

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

1 x 2 hour lecture, weekly

1 x 1 hr tutorial, weekly

Assessment

Class assignments 30% Essay (1500wds) 30% Examination 40%

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Flexible Study Options

Textbooks

Required

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

Burkholder History of Western Music 9e

Recommended

Norton Anthology of Western Music Vol.3,

Auner Music in the 20th and 21st Centuries (Norton)

Taruskin Music in the late C20th (OUP)

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