Analysis, History and Culture Studies Electives

Subject tables

Other units of study listed in the Core section can also be taken as electives. Elective units require a minimum enrolment number to run.

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Analysis, History and Culture Studies

CMPN3635
Writing Music for the Moving Image

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P MUED1002 or MUSC2653 or MUED4002
Semester 1
CMPN4666
Advanced Analysis

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P MCGY4601
Semester 1
JAZZ3631
Music Business Skills

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6      Semester 2
MCGY2600
Advanced Harmony - Departmental permission is required for this unit

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P MCGY2011
N MCGY2000 or MCGY2001

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 2
MCGY2615
The Ultimate Art: 400 Years of Opera

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P Two units from the following (MCGY2611 or MCGY2612 or MCGY2613 or MCGY2614)
Semester 2
MCGY3013
Late Beethoven Seminar

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

3    A MCGY2612
P MCGY2612
Semester 2
MCGY3601
Analysis of Nineteenth-Century Music

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P MCGY2011
Semester 1
MCGY3603
Baroque Music: History and Performance

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    N MCGY3003 or MCGY3004

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Assumed knowledge: Knowledge of baroque music such as that gained from taking a foundation music history course covering the 17th and 18th centuries.
Semester 1
MCGY3627
Paleography of Music
6    P MCGY2611


Assumed knowledge: Knowledge of current musical notation is essential.
Semester 1
MCGY3629
Romanticism and the Fantastic

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P MCGY2612
N MCGY3029 or MCGY3037

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Assumed knowledge: It is expected that students will have some knowledge of harmonic and formal practices up to 1850.
Semester 1
MCGY3630
New Germans: Wagner and Liszt 1848-76

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P MCGY2612


Assumed knowledge: It is expected that students will have some knowledge of harmonic and formal practices up to 1850.
Semester 2
MCGY3631
African-American Music Inquiry
6    P At least 12 cps of the following (MCGY2611 or MCGY2612 or MCGY2613 or MCGY2614)
Semester 1
MCGY3639
Modernism in Austria & Germany 1889-1914
6    P MCGY2011


Assumed knowledge: It is expected that students will have some knowledge of late 19th-century harmonic practices.
Semester 1
PERF2622
Professional Practice Internship - Departmental permission is required for this unit

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P 48 credit points from UG Music degree

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2

Arts Music Units

The Arts Music Unit of the Sydney Conservatorium of Music is located at the Seymour Centre. Students from all faculties can enrol in these units. All classes are held on the main campus.
MUSC1506
Music in Western Culture

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    N MUSC1000 or MUSC1001 or MUSC1502


Assumed knowledge: The ability to follow a musical score while listening to the music and some prior knowledge of elementary music theory.
Semester 2
MUSC1507
Sounds, Screens, Speakers: Music and Media

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    N MUSC1000 or MUSC1001 or MUSC1502
Semester 1
MUSC1601
Mathematical Models of Music
6   

Assumed knowledge: Exposure to musical notation, and ability to read sheet music.
Semester 2
MUSC2613
Music Ensembles Performance

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P Music Performance MUSC2612, or written permission by the Arts Music Unit
N MUSC2013
Semester 2
MUSC2631
Music and Everyday Life

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P 12 credit points of Junior Music units
N MUSC2903


This unit is a requirement for Honours.
Semester 2
MUSC2651
Sounding Australia

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P 18 Junior credit points
N MCGY2614


Assumed knowledge: An ability to read music at a basic level and an understanding of fundamental musical terminology would be an advantage in this unit of study but is not essential.
Semester 1
MUSC2654
Popular Music
6    P 18 Junior credit points
N MUSC2054
Semester 1
MUSC2663
Survey of Film Music

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P 18 junior credit points
Semester 2
MUSC2664
Popular Music and the Moving Image

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P 18 junior credit points
Semester 1
MUSC2670
Music Festivals & Arts Events Management
6    P 18 Junior credit points
N MUSC2070
Semester 1
MUSC2679
Spirituality as Music

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P 18 Junior credit points
Semester 2
MUSC2694
Survey of World Music

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P 18 junior credit points
Semester 1
MUSC3609
Musicology

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P 12 Junior credit points in Music units
N MUSC3904


This unit is a requirement for Honours.
Semester 2
MUSC3639
Music Journalism

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P 18 junior credit points
Semester 1
MUSC3640
Rhythms and Sounds of Latin America
6    P 18 Junior credit points
Semester 2
MUSC3699
Understanding Music: Modes of Hearing

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P 18 Junior credit points
Semester 2

Popular Music Studies

MUSC2664
Popular Music and the Moving Image

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P 18 junior credit points
Semester 1
MUSC1507
Sounds, Screens, Speakers: Music and Media

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    N MUSC1000 or MUSC1001 or MUSC1502
Semester 1