VIC281H1: Popular Music, Technology, and the Human

Hours: 
24S

This course explores ways in which popular music, sound and sound technologies have influenced our understanding of the recent human condition. Drawing on a variety of theoretical perspectives, we consider the musical uses of technology as both a material culture and a set of distinctly innovative practices that can create powerful transformations of consciousness, meaning and value.

Distribution Requirements: 
Humanities
Breadth Requirements: 
Creative and Cultural Representations (1)