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Studies in western music

Breadth TrackYear: 2019

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Overview

This breadth track introduces students to fundamental musical concepts including rhythm, melody, harmony, timbre, texture, dynamics and form, and explores the history, culture and social context of western music from the middle ages to the 21st century.

Subject Options

Code Name Study period Credit Points
MUSI10037 Music in Everyday Life
Semester 1
12.5
MUSI10047 Music History 1: Monteverdi to Mozart
Semester 1
Semester 1
12.5
MUSI20198 Music History 2: C19th Music and Ideas
Summer Term
Semester 1
Semester 1
12.5
MUSI30249 Music History 3:Impressionism to Present
Semester 1
Semester 1
12.5

Notes

These subjects are not approved as breadth for Bachelor of Music students.

What is a Breadth Track?

A breadth track is a sequence of three or more subjects (taken as part of a Melbourne Bachelor degree) that progressively develops knowledge and skills relevant to a coherent domain, theme, topic or issue. It is a suggested set of subjects, rather than a requirement.

Last updated: 23 July 2019