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MUSI268 Performance in Asia and the Pacific

A study of the musical diversity of Asia and the Pacific with focus on performance in Japan, Indonesia, Polynesia and Melanesia. Includes playing experience on select instruments.

Paper title Performance in Asia and the Pacific
Paper code MUSI268
Subject Music
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period Second Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,059.15
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $4,338.30

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Prerequisite
36 100-level points
Restriction
MUSI 226, MUSI 228, MUSI 326, MUSI 328, MUSI 368
Schedule C
Arts and Music
Notes
No prior musical knowledge required.
Contact

mtpa@otago.ac.nz

Teaching staff

Paper Coordinator:  Professor Henry Johnson

Textbooks

Please contact the Department of Music, Theatre and Performing Arts office for a copy of the most recent paper profile.

Learning Outcomes
  • Develop an appreciation of performance in Asian and Pacific cultures by understanding music in its cultural context.
  • Develop an ability to study, interpret and comprehend performance through the discipline of ethnomusicology.
  • Acquire knowledge and skills when studying performance in Asian and Pacific cultures and be able to write about this phenomenon effectively.
  • Gain an appreciation of scholarship on performance in Asian and Pacific cultures, including methods, theories and procedures relating to the field of ethnomusicology.
  • Display competency in working with others.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Teamwork.
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Timetable

Second Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
A1 Tuesday 12:00-12:50 28-34, 36-40
Thursday 12:00-12:50 28-34, 36-40