BMALX224 – Popular Music Culture

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Module code
BMALX224
Module title
Popular Music Culture
Prescription
This module introduces students to the study of popular music as culture, as part of a range of activities, discourses, institutions, media and texts that create and are created by human subjects, collectively or otherwise, to construct, negotiate and contest meaning. To study popular music as culture is to examine not just "music" but the range of cultural discourses and media it intersects: audiences, fans, film, TV, the internet, media technologies, identity and use in everyday life.
Programmes
  • BM9601
NZQA Level
Level 6
NZQA Credits
15
Delivery method
  • Not Web enabled
Learning hours
Directed hours
60
Self directed hours
90
Total learning hours
150
Resources required