HUM 106

Introduction to Art and Music (1-0) 1 Cr. Hrs.

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:

  • Examine basic styles in art and music.
  • Apply the basic vocabulary for art and music.
  • Analyze similarities and differences among Western and non-Western art and music systems.
  • Analyze various works of art and music.

Course Schedule

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

Winter; 2017; HUMANITIES; No of Weeks : 5; Begins : 03/27/2017

 106112719Intro Art & Music Online1Rice K$12.000/31/4Closed

Winter; 2017; HUMANITIES; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 01/09/2017

 106110821Intro Art & Music 1Michalsen P$12.004/31/0Open
T 08:30AM-10:37AMLA140
 106110822Intro Art & Music 1Rice K$12.001/31/0Open
F 10:00AM-12:07PMLA140
 106112707Intro Art & Music Online1Rice K$12.0011/31/0Open
 106112718Intro Art & Music Online1Rice K$12.002/31/0Open
 106216525Intro Art & Music 1Michalsen P$12.0017/31/0Open
R 02:00PM-04:07PMRC660

Winter; 2017; HUMANITIES; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 03/13/2017

 106110810Intro Art & Music 1Drake J$12.000/28/0Closed
M 12:00PM-02:07PMLA160
 106112304Intro Art & Music Online1Rice K$12.000/31/4Closed
 106112705Intro Art & Music Online1Rice K$12.0029/31/0Open
 106216556Intro Art & Music 1Ewing K$12.0016/31/0Open
R 05:00PM-07:07PMRC660

Winter; 2017; HUMANITIES; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 01/09/2017

 106017752Intro Art & Music OE/OE1Ewing K$12.009/31/0Open

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