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|
|Teaching period||Second Semester|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$1,059.15|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$4,338.30|
- 36 200-level points
- MUSI 226, MUSI 228, MUSI 268, MUSI 326, MUSI 328
- Schedule C
- Arts and Music
- No prior musical knowledge required.
- Teaching staff
Paper Coordinator: Professor Henry Johnson
Please contact the Department of Music, Theatre and Performing Arts office for a copy of the most recent paper profile.
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Scholarship, Communication, Critical
thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Teamwork.
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- Learning Outcomes
- Develop an appreciation of performance in Asian and Pacific cultures by understanding music in its cultural context.
- Develop an advanced ability to study, interpret and comprehend performance through the discipline of ethnomusicology.
- Acquire advanced 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.