MUSC 160: Music as Art, Discipline and Profession

This class is intended for music majors.  Should be taken as part of the fall first year music core, alongside MUSC 131, MUSC 165 or 165H, and MUSC 165A.
Introduction to the degree programs in music and resources for the study of music at the university level. Historical, social, and stylistic views of music in western and non-western cultures. Significance of music in cultural history, and the understanding of music as aesthetic expression. How to listen to and appreciate the human and cultural values of music.
This course is a prerequisite for: MUSC 131
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ACE Outcomes: 7
Groups: Core Curriculum (MUSC)