NWCCD 2017-18 Catalog 
    Aug 19, 2022  
NWCCD 2017-18 Catalog [This is an Archived Catalog.]

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MUSC 1000 - Introduction to Music

This course explores the basic materials of music, musical instruments, styles, genres, and historical periods. Emphasis is on the development of tools for intelligent listening and appreciation. No prior musical experience is assumed.


Minimum Student Competencies
Upon completion of MUSC 1000 Introduction to Music, the student will:

  1. summarize the basic elements common to all music, regardless of style or genre.
  2. employ a technical vocabulary for describing all forms of music.
  3. develop comprehensive listening skills.
  4. differentiate various music styles, genres, musicians, and historical periods.

General Education Requirement: Visual and Performing Arts

Credits: 3

Instructional Method Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 hrs/week

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