This information is for the 2014 academic year. See information for MDIA 305 in 2015.
MDIA-305 – A Social History of Popular Music
|Points:||20||Prerequisites:||As for MDIA 301|
|Faculty:||Humanities & Soc Sc||Corequisites:||None|
|School:||English, Film, Theatre, Media||Restrictions:||None|
A social history of popular music, from the appearance of the gramophone in the nineteenth century to the laptop in the twenty-first. Topics will include changes in technology, historical dimensions of the production, distribution and consumption of popular music, as well as considerations of the emergence of new musical genres and related cultural politics including race, gender and sexuality. 100% internal assessment.
MDIA 305 Student Notes.
Available from vicbooks, Ground Floor Easterfield Building, Kelburn Parade.
1 hour per week tba.
This course is not currently being offered.
Course Outline Information
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