Introduction to Music

Introduction to Music
Designed to aid nonmusic majors in developing skills needed for listening to music creatively. Emphasis on masterworks of Western music from major style periods.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesNonmusic major status.
 TaughtFall, Winter, Spring, Summer
 OfferedHonors also.
 ProgramsContaining MUSIC 101
Course Outcomes

Intro to Music

By listening to music, learning about the historical development of music, learning about its composers, participating in in-class discussions, attending concerts, and by acquiring a vocabulary and knowledge of music terms and concepts, students will be capable of identifying practically any piece of classical music by time period and genre. Students will also possess a much greater understanding of musical forms, genres and styles.