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.

Available in 2015

Newcastle City PrecinctSemester 1
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
Timetables2015 Course Timetables for MUSI1181