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This course gives students an overarching view of the principal developments in Music from about 900 AD to the present day. This survey of music, which includes consideration of the changing roles of music in society, provides a framework to which students are able to relate more detailed and specialist historical studies of music. The course is based around a standard textbook and study skills are embedded within the course, including: guidance on listening to lectures/note-taking; reading and note-taking; essay writing; revision and examination technique
|Session||First Sub Session||Credit Points||15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)|
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
1st Attempt: In-course assessment - two essays (66%); examination (34%).
Resit: Students resit the failed criteria within the failed assessment(s) or resit the examination.
Students will be assessed formatively throughout the course by means of short in-course assignments as well as being monitored on a regular basis by teaching staff.