Gender and Popular Music [MUSC 490]
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, and sonic and visual texts. A range of musical genres will be covered with a particular emphasis on rock, pop, country, rap, and R and B.
NOTE Not open to students who previously have taken Gender and Popular Music as a special topics course (MUSC 475/3.0, Special Topics in Music I).
LEARNING HOURS 120 (36S;12O;72P)
PREREQUISITE Level 3 or above.
EXCLUSION No more than 3.0 units from MUSC 475/3.0 (2013-14 to 2016-17); MUSC 490/3.0.
INSTRUCTOR Kip Pegley