* 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).
DESCRIPTION This unit surveys role of music in popular culture through a consideration of musical style and cultural function, covering genres of popular music from the mid nineteenth century to mid-twentieth century. Musical genres will be studied where possible from the perspective of the audience..
Week 5 library assignment: 15%
Week 8: mid-semester test: 15%
Essay (1200 words): 20%
End of Semester exam: 50% (listening 20% & written 30%)
TEACHING PATTERN: 1 x 2 hour lecture, weekly
1 x 1 hr tutorial, weekly, starting from week 2
FLEXIBLE & ONLINE STUDY OPTIONS Note: Class attendance may still be required
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