Schedule of Classes Course Description

Lehman College
Course Prefix: MSH                                     Course Number: 330                                    
Course Title: Introduction to Music History and Culture
Subject: Music
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


A multidisciplinary introduction to music as an academic discipline exploring the place of music in human culture and in particular societies, past and present, Western and global. Students examine musical concepts across time and space, including meter, harmony, melody, and form. Emphasis on independent research and critical writing about music.

Prerequisite: MST 100 or its equivalent; ability to read music.
Start Date:    04/30/2012                         End Date:    05/09/2014