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MUS 1121 Music Appreciation

Basic parameters of music through a survey of styles from Gregorian Chant to jazz and current popular styles focusing on melody, rhythm, harmony, performance media and form.

Division: Liberal Arts, Communication and Social Sciences
Department: Music
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: Yes

Prereqs: NONE  


  • Identify musical terms, concepts, important pieces, historical figures and historical events
  • Listen to music and analyze melodic, rhythmic, harmonic, formal structures and style.
  • Compare and contrast musical terms, concepts, important pieces and historical figures in each of the major music history eras.

Credit Hours: 3

Classroom Hours: 3