2007 FCB112 History of Jazz

Unit Level: Introductory

Available as a Student Elective: Yes

View timetable of lectures only for this unit.  View ALL timetable events for this unit.

See also   FCB212

SPECIAL NOTE: subject to enrolement quota
available as an elective

OFFERINGS

Unit Sem 1 Sem 2 Full Yr Spring Summer Winter
FCB112 H

Key Semester Dates
Semester Campus Attendance Note Start Date Census Date Final WW Date* End Date
Sem 1 H On Campus 26-FEB-2007 23-MAR-2007 16-APR-2007 01-JUN-2007

* 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).

Offered in Courses: [F2K] [F2Q] [F3K] [F3L] [F3M] [F3S] [F7H] [R2B] [R3A]
About Census Dates

DESCRIPTION

Provides a survey of the development of jazz styles, their musical characteristics and major proponents from the advent of ragtime to modern jazz. These developments are discussed with reference to socio-political context. Students also gain familiarity with selected jazz repertory and the ability to identify the hallmarks of specific regional or historical styles (eg New Orleans, Chicago, swing, be-bop etc.).

WEIGHT: 12.5%

ASSESSMENT: research assignment (10%), 1200-word essay (20%), tutorial tests (30%), final exam (40%)

TEACHING PATTERN: 2-hr lecture, 1-hr tutorial weekly (13 wks)

FLEXIBLE & ONLINE STUDY OPTIONS
Note: Class attendance may still be required

   Web supported - H
Online access to some part of this unit online is optional
About Flexible Study Options

REQUISITE INFO
M.Excl FCB 120; FCB 220

TEXTS
Hobart Co-op Bookshop Website - Semester (Sem 1)

STAFF: Dr A Forbes (coordinator)

FEES
View fees for this unit

KEY

Units are offered in attending mode unless otherwise indicated (that is attendance is required at the campus identified). A unit identified as offered by distance, that is there is no requirement for attendance, is identified with a nominal enrolment campus. A unit offered to both attending students and by distance from the same campus is identified as having both modes of study.

Campus - H Hobart, L Launceston, W Burnie. Study Centre - V Sydney, R Rozelle, P Beauty Point. Distance units may also have a campus identifier of I Isolated, N Interstate, O Overseas. Units delivered in Transnational Education (TNE) Programs have a campus identifier of A Hangzhou, F Fuzhou, G Shanghai, K KDU Malaysia, Q Kuwait or Y Hong Kong.

Special approval is required for enrolment into TNE Program units - campuses A, F, G, K, Q and Y click here for more information.



University of Tasmania Home Page Authorised by the Academic Registrar
© University of Tasmania | ABN 30 764 374 782 | CRICOS Provider Code 00586B
Copyright and Disclaimers | Accessibility | Feedback, Suggestions and Questions
Info Line 1300 363 864