Music 363 / Syllabus / Fall 2005

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 I. Instructor-Robert Nathanson

 

       Office-Room KE 209

       Office hours: by appointment

       Office phone/962-3445 

       Email/nathansonr@uncw.edu

 

II. Course Description: A study of the stylistic development of music and related social and historical events of the 19th and 20th centuries.  Required for B.M. degree in music; elective for B.A. and B.M.E. degrees in music.  Prerequisites:  Music 352, 301, or permission of instructor. 

                                                           

III. Course Requirements                     

 

       Concert Attendance

 

During the semester you are required to attend eight concerts. 

 

       Daily/Weekly assignments

       One 6-8 page term paper due before Thanksgiving break

 

IV. Textbook/Materials                                           

 

       A History of Western Music, Sixth Edition, Grout, Norton

       Norton Anthology of Western Music, Vol. II 4th edition, Norton

       CD set, Norton Recorded Anthology of Western Music, Vol. 2, Classic to Modern

 

V. Attendance Policy           

 

       Each three absences will result in a one-half grade reduction.

 

VI. Exams

                                                     

       There will be three mid-terms and one final exam. The final is cumulative.

     

       Test I--September 8

       Test II--October 20

       Test III- November 17

       Final--Thursday, December 8, 11:30 am- 2:30 pm 

 

 VII.  Academic Honor Code, Please refer to Student Code of Life, (UNCW Student Handbook)