HUM 106

Introduction to Art and Music

Course Description

This course will cover the basic mechanical and aesthetic elements underlying the visual and aural arts. It will also include an overview of major periods, styles, composers and artists. The course also prepares students to develop an understanding of how to perceive music and art. This course provides an introductory, fundamental, audience-related approach to art and music. Definitions and concepts will be approached in a very basic manner. No prior knowledge or experience in music or arts is necessary.


(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)

  • None.

Course Competencies

Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Explain the basic mechanics, technical terms, rudimentary concepts, ideas, and philosophies as they pertain to art and music.
  • Analyze similarities and differences among Western and non-Western art and music systems.
  • Evaluate various works of art and music.

Course Schedule

  No of Weeks   Begins   
 CourseSectionCourse TitleModeCredit HoursInstructorsFeeSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusDays-Time-Room

HUMANITIES; No of Weeks : 5; Begins : 10/05/2015

 106142429Intro Art & Music Online1Rice K$30.0030/31/0Open

HUMANITIES; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 08/31/2015

 106140823Intro Art & Music 1Bacon A 0/31/2Closed
T 08:00AM-10:07AMLA140
 106140832Intro Art & Music 1Bacon A 0/31/0Closed
M 01:30PM-03:37PMLA140
 106142343Intro Art & Music Online1Rice K$30.000/31/1Closed
 106142393Intro Art & Music Online1Rice K$30.000/31/0Closed
 106246586Intro Art & Music 1Danquah R 3/31/0Open
T 06:00PM-08:07PMRC380

HUMANITIES; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 10/27/2015

 106140824Introduction to Art and Music 1Ewing K 26/31/0Open
R 08:00AM-10:07AMLA140
 106142394Intro Art & Music Online1Rice K$30.002/31/0Open
 106142399Intro Art & Music Online1Rice K$30.0013/31/0Open

HUMANITIES; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 08/31/2015

 106047755Intro Art & Music OE/OE1Ewing K$30.007/31/0Open

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