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Music Appreciation – MUSC 1100

Description

An introduction to music history, music literature, and critical listening skills.


MUSC 1100 - Summer 2024

Course Instructor
MUSC 1100 1AGSlava Prudchenko
sprudchenko@gsu.edu
MUSC 1100 1BGSerena Scibelli
serena.scibelli@ung.edu
MUSC 1100 1CGRebecca Johnston
rebecca.johnston@ung.edu
MUSC 1100 1DGValerie Calhoun
valerie_c@gordonstate.edu
MUSC 1100 1EGLuca Lombardi
lombardi_luca@columbusstate.edu
3

Credit Hours


Prerequisites

  • See your home institution's prerequisite requirement.

Free Textbook

  • Open educational resources (OER)

Course Equivalency

After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Recognize various elements, styles, composers, and major historical periods of music. 
  • Identify and discuss genres and uses of music.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the historical and cultural context of musical styles and periods.
  • Analyze and make critical judgments of music listening experiences utilizing appropriate terms and concepts. 
  • Unit 1: Music Fundamentals
  • Unit 2: Middle Ages & Renaissance
  • Unit 3: Baroque
  • Unit 4: Classical
  • Unit 5: 19th Century & Romanticism
  • Unit 6: 20th Century & Beyond
  • Unit 7: Popular Music in the United States and Music of the World

Your final grade will be based on the following breakdown. Please note that each instructor may choose to make modifications.

  • Attendance - 1%
  • Discussions - 20%
  • Quizzes - 30%
  • Assignments - 20%
  • Major Project - 10%
  • Final Project - 10%
  • Final Listening Exam - 9%

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