Winter 2009

General Education Info: GFR | GEP (for students starting Fall 2007)

MUSC 100  Introduction to Music                                   3 credits
HYBRID COURSE - For students with little or no formal training in music. This non-technical course explores the elements of music (e.g., rhythm, melody, harmony, texture, form, etc.) as found mainly in Western Classical music. Other genres and styles of interest to students will be explored as well. Students will meet face-to-face in 6 sessions over the term as well as completing other online class work including writing about pieces they have listened to and engaging in structured discussions. Students work in a team-based learning approach. Students will agree on an additional one-hour session for the final. For more information contact airubin@umbc.edu.
          Grade Method: REG
          GEP/GFR:Meets AH.
[0040] 9151 Meets 01/05/2009 - 01/23/2009             RUBIN, A
            MW.........6:00pm- 9:10pm (FA  011)

MUSC 101  Fundamentals of Music Theory                            3 credits
HYBRID COURSE A study of the fundamentals of music theory, including notation, scale construction, intervals, chords, meter, etc., with emphasis on learning and developing music reading skills. This hybrid course will meet approximately 1/3 in person and 2/3 online. Class will not meet in person on every scheduled day. For more information contact belzer@umbc.edu.
          Grade Method: REG
          GEP/GFR:Meets AH.
[0041] 9151 Meets 01/05/2009 - 01/23/2009             BELZER, M
            TuWThF.....9:00am-12:10pm (FA  015)

MUSC 230  Musics of the World                                     3 credits
A survey of selected musical cultures of the world, with emphasis on the musical forms, instruments, tonal material, the role of music in society and its relationship to other arts. For more information contact gbeck1@umbc.edu.
          Grade Method: REG
          GEP:Meets AH. GFR:Meets AH or C.
[0043] 9101 Meets 01/05/2009 - 01/23/2009             BECK, G
            TuWThF.....1:00pm- 4:10pm (FA  331)

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