Film Music

Course code MUSI1181Units 10Level 1000Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Creative Arts

The course will provide a historical and analytical study of film music.

Not available in 2014

Previously offered in 2008, 2007, 2006
ObjectivesAt the conclusion of the semester, students will be required to demonstrate skills and understanding of:
* socio-cultural influences on various genres of film music
* the musical language
* stylistic origins
ContentFilm music will be studied in reference to
* an overview of its development
* an in-depth study of socio-cultural influences
* an analysis of musical style
* a study of the relationship between music and dramatic devices used in film
Replacing Course(s)NA
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeNA
Modes of DeliveryInternal Mode
Teaching MethodsWorkshop
Assessment Items
Essays / Written AssignmentsAssessment No. 1 40%

Research Portfolio approximately 2,000 words
Due mid semester
Essays / Written AssignmentsAssessment No. 2 60%

Research Portfolio approximately 2,000 words
Due Week 14
Contact HoursWorkshop: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term