* 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 explores the core principles underpinning the Music Entertainment Industry in the 21st Century and its effect in mediating entertainment commodities through global business practices. Specific issues to be examined include multidistribution strategies for online media services; including digital copyright implications, music download systems and revenue streams for both creators and distributors.
2 x research assignments: 40%
End of Semester written exam: 60%
TEACHING PATTERN: 2 x weekend intensives
3 x 2 hr tutorial (around intensives)
FLEXIBLE & ONLINE STUDY OPTIONS Note: Class attendance may still be required
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