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Music Analysis (MUSI40055)

HonoursPoints: 12.5On Campus (Parkville)

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Overview

Year of offer2017
Subject levelHonours
Subject codeMUSI40055
Campus
Parkville
Availability
Semester 1
FeesSubject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date

On completion of this subject, students will be able to analyse short pieces using various methods of analysis, including linear analysis, and will have formed a critical perspective of the variety of analytical techniques available.

Intended learning outcomes

On completion of this subject students should be able to:

  • apply advanced analytic methods to the analysis of tonal and atonal music

  • evaluate a number of approaches to the analysis of western tonal classical music

  • articulate ways of understanding the cultural context of, and ramifications for, the development of western music analysis

Last updated: 23 October 2017