Romantic Music

Course code MUSI2171Units 10Level 2000Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Creative Arts

Provides a study of 19th century music and ideas, focussing on three areas: analysis, performance practice and reception studies.

Available in 2015

Newcastle City PrecinctSemester 1
Previously offered in 2014
ObjectivesAt the conclusion of the semester, students will be required to demonstrate:
1. Understanding of 19th c. concepts and their application to music
2. 19th c. performance practice
3. Knowledge of social, cultural and artistic context of period studied
Content1. Study of social, cultural and artistic centres and movements in the 19th century.
2. Analysis of works from the 19th century
3. Study of associated performance practices and realisation of works from the 19th century
4. Application of ideas and concepts to creative work or performance
Replacing Course(s)NA
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeStudents enrolling in this course must be able to read music
Modes of DeliveryFlexible Delivery / Student Centred Learning
Internal Mode
Teaching MethodsLecture
Assessment Items
Other: (please specify)Listening Test. Week 12 or 13.
Other: (please specify)Portfolio due Week 14
Presentations - Individualmid-semester Weeks 7-8.
Contact HoursTutorial: for 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Lecture: for 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Timetables2015 Course Timetables for MUSI2171