MUSC 248

Pop Music Since the 1950s

A critical analysis of the development of popular music from the 1950s to the present, examining diverse genres, the musical techniques employed to achieve the desired outcomes, and the cultural contexts in which the music is created. 70% internal assessment, 30% final examination. Co-taught with MUSC 349.

Taught by the School of New Zealand School of Music, part of the Faculty of New Zealand School of Music

20 points

Prerequisites
40 100-level points;
Corequisites
None
Restrictions
MUSC 349

Tuition fees

Domestic
$1076.20
International
$4769.40

CRN 18242

Coordinator: David Cosper.

Trimester 1

Teaching dates 2nd March 2015 - 5th April 2015

  1. Tuesday
    09:00 - 09:50
    Hunter HULT220
  2. Thursday
    09:00 - 10:50
    Hunter HULT220

Teaching dates 20th April 2015 - 7th June 2015

  1. Tuesday
    09:00 - 09:50
    Hunter HULT220
  2. Thursday
    09:00 - 10:50
    Hunter HULT220

CRN 25169

Trimester 3

Teaching dates 16th November 2015 - 20th December 2015

A full timetable for this course is not currently available. Please contact the School of New Zealand School of Music for more information, or check back later.

This course is taught at the Distance (NZ) campus.