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❖ MUTH 111/3.0 Listening to Revolutions: History, Arts, and Performance II
An introduction to the study of Western music, theatre, fine art, and literature in historical and global perspective. Using drama and music as a focal point, this interdisciplinary course will place artistic creation in a social, philosophical, and political chronological framework. Key periods include European Romanticism, Modernism, and Popular Culture. NOTE Also offered at the Bader International Studies Centre, Herstmonceux. Learning Hours may vary. LEARNING HOURS 114 (36L;36O;42P)
❖ ONLINE: MUSC 102/3.0 Western Music: Napoleon to 9/11
The history of Western art music from 1750 to the present. The course focuses on musical styles, genres, and composers, as well as historical and social contextual considerations. NOTE Students registered in a MUSC Plan should not register in this course. LEARNING HOURS 120 (36L;12O;72P) EXCLUSION No more than 3.0 units from MUSC 102/3.0; MUSC 211/3.0; MUSC 203/3.0. EXCLUSION No more than 3.0 units from MUSC 102/3.0; MUSC 211/3.0; MUSC 204/3.0.
❖ MUSC 104/3.0 Introduction to Music Fundamentals
An introduction to musical notation, ear training, theory and analysis. NOTE Students who hold Royal Conservatory Advanced Rudiments or higher should consult with the School for appropriate course placement. May not be taken for credit by students in the B.Mus. Plan. NOTE Also offered online. Consult Arts and Science Online. Learning Hours may vary. LEARNING HOURS 123 (36L;3G;36O;48P) EXCLUSION No more than one course from MUSC 104/3.0; MUSC P06/0.0; MUSC P52/3.0.
❖ MUSC 211/3.0 Western Art Music: Industrialization to the Internet
This course is an examination of the styles, genres, and composers of Western art music between 1750 and the present. Exploring the historical trajectory of Western music in global context, we will build skills to critically analyze musical works and connect their production with social and cultural contexts. LEARNING HOURS 120 (36L;12O;72P) PREREQUISITE MUTH 111/3.0. COREQUISITE MUSC 191/6.0. EXCLUSION No more than 3.0 units from MUSC 102/3.0; MUSC 203/3.0; MUSC 211/3.0. EXCLUSION No more than 3.0 units from MUSC 102/3.0; MUSC 204/3.0; MUSC 211/3.0.
❖ MUSC 289/3.0 World Musics
An introduction to the study of music in culture, based on world music traditions. The course focuses on a selection of Native North American, African, European, eastern and Middle Eastern, as well as other musical contexts. Offered online. For more details: https://www.queensu.ca/artsci_online/courses/world-musics