Critical Investigation in Music - MUSC4101

Faculty: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

School: School of the Arts and Media

Course Outline: School of the Arts and Media

Campus: Sydney

Career: Undergraduate

Units of Credit: 6

EFTSL: 0.12500 (more info)

Indicative Contact Hours per Week: 3

Enrolment Requirements:

Prerequisite: Level 1, 2 and 3 core Music courses and enrolment in a Music single or dual degree program; or 48 UoC overall including MUSC1602 or MUSC1604, and MUSC2116 and enrolment in a Music major

CSS Contribution Charge: 1 (more info)

Tuition Fee: See Tuition Fee Schedule

Further Information: See Class Timetable

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Subject Area: Music

The course completes the program objectives; it enables you to demonstrate your mastery of the discipline-specific knowledge that you have developed throughout the degree. In the course you will debate and discuss significant problems in the field, with arguments based on key articles, scores and recordings. In this way it provides a forum for you to investigate aspects of music that form current scholarly disagreements. You will also gain in-depth familiarity with a variety of approaches to music in its interdisciplinary context.

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