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2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
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MUS 112 Introduction to World Music

3 Credit(s) CEA WC
Rooted in the field of ethnomusicology, this course addresses music as a social phenomenon inseparable from its cultural context. Students will study not only a variety of styles and repertoires of music from around the world but also the actions, beliefs, and histories of those who make the music. Students are encouraged to use the study of music as a tool to analyze broader patterns and dynamics of human activity. Open to all students. Attendance at performances/concerts outside of class is required. Required for both Music majors and minors. Three lecture hours per week.