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MUSC 1033 Course Information    
TitleWorld Music In Culture
DepartmentArt, Music & Theatre Arts
LevelUndergraduate - Lower Division
CIP Code500905
DescriptionThe study of the musics of the world in their cultural contexts. An exploration of the relationships between music and identity, everyday life, worship and belief, dance, memory, migration, and/or politics. The musics of Asia, Polynesia, The Middle East, Sub-Saharan Africa, the Caribbean, South America, Mexico, and Native America are studied. Lecture 3 hours. General Education, Humanities-Aesthetics and Humanities-Diversity.
Grade ModeStandard Letter
General EducationY
General Ed Lab Science 
Liberal ArtsY
Teacher Education 
Approved DeliveryTraditional
Instructional MethodLecture or lecture with formally scheduled discussion, activity, demonstration, clinic
Credit Hours3
Faculty Load Hours3
Contact Hrs48
Enrollment Based WkldNo
RepeatsCourse may not be repeated
Max Load 
First Term OfferedFall 2002
Last Term ModifiedSpring 2003
Last Term OfferedSpring 2024
General Ed Student Learning OutcomesThe student will make informed and reasoned responses to questions of aesthetics. (Aesthetics)

The student will demonstrate knowledge of similarities and differences among cultures. (Diversity)
General Ed Assessment MeasuresAesthetics - A paper or oral presentation relating to aesthetics which is assessed using the Aesthetics Rubric

Diversity- Questions embedded into the final or a final test which will be assessed using the Cultural Diversity Rubric.