History of Classical Music 1.2

Subject MUSI10133 (2012)

Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.

Credit Points: 6.25
Level: 1 (Undergraduate)
Dates & Locations:

This subject is not offered in 2012.

Time Commitment: Contact Hours: to be advised
Total Time Commitment:

60 minutes per week x 12 weeks per semester plus private study



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Faculty of the VCA and Music Student Centre
Ground Floor, Elisabeth Murdoch Building (Bldg 860)
Southbank Campus
234 St Kilda Road, Southbank, 3006

Phone: 13 MELB (13 6352)
Email: 13MELB@unimelb.edu.au

Subject Overview:

This subject is a repertoire-based course which focuses on the classical canon from the Baroque era to the present day. Students will listen to and discuss one major work each week, discussing stylistic, structural and aesthetic aspects of each work.




Continuous - Preparation, participation and commitment (20%) - Hurdle requirement 80% attendance. Formal - An end of semester examination consisting of an identification test (40%) and a written, short-answer test (40%).

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Breadth Options:

This subject is not available as a breadth subject.

Fees Information: Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date

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