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Directed Special Study [MUSC 501]

MUSC 501/3.0 Directed Special Study   Advanced supervised study in music research. NOTE    In addition to the prerequisites indicated below, the School may require a grade of A- in any MUSC course relevant to the subject of study. LEARNING HOURS    110 (18I;92P) PREREQUISITE    Level 4

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Honours Thesis [MUSC 500]

MUSC 500/6.0 Honours Thesis   A substantive research project in music on a topic of the student’s choice, completed under the supervision of a faculty member. NOTE    Students should consult the Chair of Undergraduate Studies in the spring of their third year. It is recommended

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Music and Mass Media [MUSC 491]

MUSC 491/3.0 Music and Mass Media   Music and Mass Media          In this course we explore both how we consume sound and music within a range of media (film, television, radio), and where we consume it (homes, elevators, gyms, grocery stores)

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Gender and Popular Music [MUSC 490]

MUSC 490/3.0 Gender and Popular Music NOTE: this can also count as a Drama 400 level course MUSC 490/3.0 Gender and Popular Music In this course we explore gender, sexuality and performativity in Western popular music with an emphasis on musical technologies, musical consumption practices,

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The Symphonies of Mahler [MUSC 475]

MUSC 475/3.0     Gustav Mahler was one of the more fascinating classical composers and musicians in the late 19thand early 20thcenturies. Renowned as a conductor during his lifetime, his career included holding positions as Music Director of the Vienna State Opera/Vienna Philharmonic and Metropolitan Opera/New

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Jazz and Big Band Pedagogy [MUSC 470]

MUSC 470/3.0 Jazz and Big Band Pedagogy   Topics in Music Education I –  Jazz and Big Band Pedagogy This course will focus on a brief historical perspective of the big band in jazz.  This will be followed by investigating the techniques, methods and repertoire relevant

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Electroacoustic Composition [MUSC 455]

MUSC 455/6.0 Electroacoustic Composition A continuation of MUSC 352/3.0, MUSC 355/6.0. NOTE:    Students must submit in writing to the Music Office their request to apply for this course by the last day of classes in the Winter Term. PREREQUISITE    (MUSC 352/3.0 or MUSC 355/6.0

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Acoustic Composition [MUSC 454]

MUSC 454/6.0 Acoustic Composition   A continuation of MUSC 351/3.0, MUSC 354/6.0. NOTE    In addition to the prerequisites, students must submit a portfolio of compositions to the Music Office by the last day of classes in the Winter Term. Admission is determined through evaluation of

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