* 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 analyses the engagement between music and various media forms. It explores music as an integral component of a range of media, including television, journalism and digital media technologies, and develops students' understanding of music as both a cultural resource and a key media industry. This unit will include a practical component focussed on music journalism and other forms of professional music writing to further students' critical understanding of the links between music and media.
ASSESSMENT: 3500 words internal assignments (60%), two-hour exam (40%)
TEACHING PATTERN: 5 contact hours fortnightly
FLEXIBLE & ONLINE STUDY OPTIONS Note: Class attendance may still be required
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