This unit provides an opportunity for students to explore in-depth historical, theoretical and/or contextual aspects of music and creative arts research. Topics focus on recent developments in key areas of research and practice, enabling students to refine research and communication skills appropriate for postgraduate study.
|Unit name||Topics in Music 2|
|Faculty/School||College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts and Media
Assoc Prof Anne-Marie Forbes
|Available as student elective?||No|
|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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- Gained an understanding of the scope and applications of music and/or creative arts research.
- Developed an understanding of a range of research methodologies appropriate to different fields of investigation.
- Gained an awareness of the central issues in music and creative arts debates of the last quarter century.
- Developed self-motivated cognitive enquiry and research skills to enable independent research in music/creative arts.
- Developed greater skills in critical thinking and improved writing and oral communication skills appropriate to varied tasks.
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Weekly online seminar (2 hours; 13 weeks)
Task 1: Class assignment (30%)
Task 2: Written assignment, 2000 words (30%)
Task 3: Research project, 2500 words (40%)
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