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2013 FCB116 Rock Revolution

Unit Level: Introductory

Available as a Student Elective: Yes

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SPECIAL NOTE: subject to enrolment quota
available as an elective

OFFERINGS

Unit Sem 1 Sem 2 Full Yr Spring Summer Winter
FCB116 H

Key Semester Dates
Semester Campus Attendance Note Start Date Census Date Final WW Date* End Date
Sem 2 H On Campus 15-JUL-2013 10-AUG-2013 02-SEP-2013 18-OCT-2013

* 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).

This unit can be taken in other courses
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DESCRIPTION

Provides a survey of the development of major styles and contributions of major figures to popular music from the 1950s to the present day, focusing on the social context of musical styles and the relationship between the music and its selecting audience. Students gain familiarity with significant repertoire and enhanced aural awareness in the appreciation of formal and stylistic characteristics.

WEIGHT: 12.5%

ASSESSMENT: 500-word research assignment (10%), 1,500-word essay (30%), listening test (20% in wk 13), end-of-sem 2-hr exam (40%)

TEACHING PATTERN: 2 hrs lecture, 1 hr workshop weekly

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

TEXTS
Hobart Co-op Bookshop Website - Semester (Sem 2)

STAFF: Dr Anne-Marie Forbes (co-ordinator)

FEES
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KEY

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