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MUS 715 SOCIOLOGY OF MUSIC (3 Credits)

This course is intended to develop an appreciation for alternative musical expressions especially as they relate to musical ethnicity from the non-western world. Students will gain knowledge of the background in which music is formed, its value to the people whose culture it inhabits, the instruments upon which the music is played, and the change of music in diverse cultures.

Learning Outcomes:

  • To learn alternative musical expressions especially as they relate to musical ethnicity from the non-western world.
  • To learn and have knowledge of the background in which music is formed, its value to the people whose culture is inhabits.
  • To gain knowledge on the sociology of instruments upon which the music is played and the change of music in diverse cultures.