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 : 7; Begins : 03/16/2015

 106112304Intro Art & Music Online1Rice K$30.000/31/0Closed
 106112360Intro Art & Music Online1Rice K$30.0019/31/0Open
 106112477Intro Art & Music Online1Rice K$30.0026/31/0Open
 106112719Intro Art & Music Online1Rice K$30.008/31/0Open
 106216556Intro Art & Music 1Chaudhery V 11/31/0Open
T 05:00PM-07:07PMRC660
 106310810Intro Art & Music 1Chaudhery V 18/31/0Open
W 12:00PM-02:07PMFTC130

HUMANITIES; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 05/11/2015

 106027714Intro Art & Music OE/OE1Ewing K$30.0031/31/0Open
 106120847Intro Art & Music 1Chaudhery V 31/31/0Open
T 09:00AM-11:07AMLA140
 106122308Intro Art & Music Online1Rice K$30.0031/31/0Open
 106122321Intro Art & Music Online1Aquila D$30.0031/31/0Open

HUMANITIES; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 07/06/2015

 106130852Intro Art & Music 1Chaudhery V 28/28/0Open
T 06:00PM-08:07PMLA425
 106132315Intro Art & Music Online1Aquila D$30.0031/31/0Open
 106132914Intro Art & Music Online1Rice K$30.0031/31/0Open

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