20 Credits SPRING

Aims/Description: The course comprises weekly 1.5 hour lectures and practical sessions in which students record digital media outputs. This module looks at significant musical movements in the Hispanic world from the late 1800s to the present. Lectures will focus on the relationship between socio-cultural phenomena and their representations in musical movements. The course culminates in students recording a podcast on the topic of their choice OR the recording of a piece of music to be performed at an end or year concert.

Staff Contact: WATT PETER
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Independent Study
Assessment: Course work

Information on the department responsible for this unit (Hispanic Studies):

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Western Bank, Sheffield, S10 2TN, UK