African music 703

Module code MUW 703
Qualification Postgraduate
Faculty Faculty of Humanities
Module content

The module entails an introduction to the discipline with reference to its historical development and its application in musical studies today. Following this, the module focuses on African music in general, including African rhythm theory, examples of musical traditions in Southern and Central Africa, and possible applications in a music education situation.

Module credits 24.00
Prerequisites No prerequisites.
Contact time 2 lectures per week
Language of tuition Double Medium
Academic organisation Music
Period of presentation Year

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