Research Methods in the Performing Arts [MUTH 380]
Research Methods in the Performing Arts
Do you need to brush up on your research skills before writing your senior thesis or applying to grad school? Do you want to improve your writing? Or are you just excited about finding new information on topics that interest you?
Designed to complement MUTH 385 (Research in Arts Education), this course will teach you the practical skills required to conduct multidisciplinary research in a range of topics in the performing and creative arts. Learn how to conduct archival research, interviews, literature reviews, participant observation, and delve into historical, social, or theoretical inquiry, in order to select the most suitable research tools and organizational plans to illuminate a project topic of your own choice.
PREREQUISITE Level 3 or above.
EXCLUSION No more than 3.0 units from MUTH 380/3.0; MUSC 385/3.0. EXCLUSION No more than 3.0 units from MUTH 380/3.0; MUSC 386/3.0.
Instructor: Margaret Walker