Course Description:

This course explores the tensions between technology and culture as represented in popular film. It ran as an e-learning Module for the University of Southern Denmark in March 2005, delivered by Dr. Deneka MacDonald, and is now being used, with Denmark's permission, as a demonstration module. Artwork for the course is courtesy of Alex Ronald, Judge Dredd & 2000 AD Copyright © Rebellion A/S 2004.


This one semester course introduces students to the elements, instrumentation, and historical periods of music. Students will learn significance of surroundings and time periods and how they both influenced the music of the day. Students will listen to and evaluate several types of music, and will be assessed through projects, presentations, and exams on the knowledge and understanding of music.