2017-2018 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook 
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2017-2018 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MUS-101 Music of the World

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: Lec 3
This course explores and practices the music listening skills that enable the student to listen to music of other cultures with understanding and enjoyment. Students will examine what it means to be human through the exploration of various world music. Students will also learn how the element of organized sound distinguishes humans from other species. Additionally, the elements of music, world music history, and the relationship of music and culture will be explored. Students are required to attend at least one live musical performance during the semester culminating in a written review of the performance.