Undergraduate Summer Courses

2018 Summer Courses

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2017 Summer Courses

MUY 101.0990 (42048) – Fundamentals of Music
Instructor: Dr. Stuart Marrs
On-line course

3 Credits
May 15, 2017 – June 2, 2017

An elemental study of the dimensions and basic characteristics of musical sounds, with primary emphasis upon the development of skills and concepts through creating, performing and analysis. This course has been designed and structured for students with very little or no musical background. Its goal is to provide you with the tools for a basic understanding of the rudiments of music.

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MUL 150.0990 (42743) – Rock ‘n Roll and other 20th Century Music
Instructor: Dr. Anatole Wieck
On-line course

3 Credits
June 5, 2017 – June 23, 2017

Designed for the student with no previous experience in music. Studies the precursors of Rock ‘n Roll such as ragtime, jazz, country and blues. Discusses how this music reflected and changed American and world cultures. Also examines other music that branched our western music in the late twentieth century.

MUL 101.0990 (42047) – The Art of Listening to Music: Elements
Instructor: Dr. Anatole Wieck
On-line course

3 Credits
July 10, 2017 – July 28, 2017

Designed for the student with no previous experience in music.  Provides a working vocabulary of terms and listening experiences intended to expand the basic understanding of the art form.