Fundamentals of Music 2 (MUSC1504)

UNIT OF STUDY

A more advanced exploration of music literacy skills. The material covered in this course ranges from the broad to the specific: from an examination of musical elements and the way they are used in a variety of musical genres through to specific compositional aspects such as four-part writing or analysis of melodic writing across musical cultures. Listening skills are developed in this unit of study.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information

Classes

1hr lecture and 2 x 1hr tutorials (aural & written)/wk

Assessment

Written and online music theory assessment (60%), aural assessment (30%), attendance and participation (10%).

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

Material covered in MUSC1503. Students interested in taking this unit who have not completed MUSC1503 are advised to see the co-ordinator beforehand to ascertain that they have the required knowledge.

Prohibitions

MUSC1002, MUSC1003, MUSC1502, MUSC1005, MUSC1001, MUSC1000, MUSC1004, MUSC2699, MUSC1501

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.