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Experiencing Popular Music - MUS100

This unit addresses the functions and roles of contemporary popular music. No previous musical training or knowledge is required. The unit introduces the basic principles and elements of music (such as rhythm, melody, and song structure) as well as exploring production techniques specific to popular music. A key focus is on the development of critical listening skills. The unit establishes academic frameworks by which to examine contemporary music, and considers the role of production and the operations of the contemporary music industries.

Credit Points: 3
When Offered:

S1 Day - Session 1, North Ryde, Day

Staff Contact(s): Dr Adrian Renzo



NCCW(s): ECHL115
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Assessed As: Graded
Offered By:

Department of Media, Music, Communication and Cultural Studies

Faculty of Arts

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