World Music Cultures

World Music Cultures
Traditional music of selected cultures of Asia, Oceania, Africa, Europe, and the Americas, including both folk and art music traditions.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesNon-music major status.
 NoteFor non-music majors.
 ProgramsContaining MUSIC 203
Course Outcomes


Students will recognize the diversity of aesthetic values among the world's cultures.

Cultural Traditions

Students will understand and appreciate cultural traditions outside of their own.


Students will transcend natural tendencies towards ethnocentricity.

Values and Devotion

Students will discover the various ways in which the arts can express values and devotion.