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MUS1111 Music History&Culture: Classical Overview
Credit Points: 15

This unit introduces the student to the history of Western Music. Basic concepts, principles of design, and the cultural significance of Western Music from the Middle Ages to the present day are studied. Emphasis is placed on the acquisition of skills in critical listening, written and oral communication and the acquisition of basic research skills.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
MAAAAWClassical Performance Major
MABUSVComposition and Music Technology Major
MABUSRContemporary Music Major
MAAAAVJazz Performance Major
MABUTWMusic Education Major
MIAAGYMusic Education Minor
MAAAAZMusic Studies Major
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2013 VET: 20/05/2013