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Course Description

Humanities - 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

 CourseSectionCourse TitleModeCredit HoursInstructorsFeeSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusDays-Time-Room

Fall; 2018; HUMANITIES; No of Weeks : 5; Begins : 11/05/2018

 106142393Intro Art & MusicOnline1Nissen J$12.0026/31/0Open 

Fall; 2018; HUMANITIES; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 08/27/2018

 106140823Intro Art & Music 1Leve D$12.0027/31/0OpenT  08:00 AM-10:07 AM LA140
 106142343Intro Art & MusicOnline1Nissen J$12.0013/31/0Open 
 106246586Intro Art & Music 1Yang S$12.0030/31/0OpenT  06:00 PM-08:07 PM RC280

Fall; 2018; HUMANITIES; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 10/23/2018

 106140832Intro Art & Music 1Drake J$12.0022/31/0OpenM  01:30 PM-03:37 PM LA140
 106142394Intro Art & MusicOnline1Nissen J$12.0030/31/0Open 
 106142399Intro Art & MusicOnline1Nissen J$12.0031/31/0Open 

Fall; 2018; HUMANITIES; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 08/27/2018

 106047755Intro Art & MusicOE/OE1Rice K$12.0029/31/0Open 

Spring; 2018; HUMANITIES; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 05/07/2018

 106027714Intro Art & MusicOE/OE1Rice K$12.0018/31/0Open 
 106120847Intro Art & Music 1Giacchina K$12.003/25/0OpenT  09:00 AM-11:07 AM LA430
 106122308Intro Art & MusicOnline1Rice K$12.005/31/0Open 
 106122321Intro Art & MusicOnline1Rice K$12.0018/31/0Open 

Summer; 2018; HUMANITIES; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 07/02/2018

 106130801Intro Art & Music 1Ewing K$12.0012/28/0OpenT  09:00 AM-11:07 AM LA405
 106132906Intro Art & MusicOnline1Ewing K$12.003/31/0Open