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Course Description

Schoolcraft is excited to offer traditional credit face-to-face, hybrid, online, and remote classes for Fall 2020 while providing students a safe experience based on recent COVID-19 concerns.

Please see the COVID-19 web page to learn more. Keep checking the schedule for additions on our New, Added, and Late Starting Courses web page.

Humanities - HUM 106

Introduction to Art and Music

1 Credit Hours
1 Lecture Hours

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 TitleLocationCredit HoursInstructorsSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusFeeDays-Time-Room

Fall; 2020; HUMANITIES; No of Weeks : 5; Begins : 11/10/2020

 106142393Intro Art & MusicONL1Nissen J4/31/0Open$12.00 

Fall; 2020; HUMANITIES; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 08/31/2020

 106140823Intro Art & MusicRMT1Giacchina K16/31/0Open$12.00T  08:00 AM-10:07 AM WEBWEB
 106142343Intro Art & MusicONL1Nissen J3/31/0Open$12.00 
 106142392Intro Art & MusicONL1Nissen J6/31/0Open$12.00 
 106142394Intro Art & MusicONL1Nissen J4/31/0Open$12.00 
 106246586Intro Art & MusicRMT1Drake J19/31/0Open$12.00T  06:00 PM-08:07 PM WEBWEB

Fall; 2020; HUMANITIES; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 10/27/2020

 106140832Intro Art & MusicRMT1Ewing K6/31/0Open$12.00M  01:30 PM-03:37 PM WEBWEB
 106142384Intro Art & MusicONL1Nissen J4/31/0Open$12.00 
 106142397Intro Art & MusicONL1Nissen J4/31/0Open$12.00 
 106142399Intro Art & MusicONL1Nissen J7/31/0Open$12.00 

Winter; 2021; HUMANITIES; No of Weeks : 5; Begins : 03/29/2021

 106112719Intro Art & MusicONL1Nissen J23/31/0Open$12.00 

Winter; 2021; HUMANITIES; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 01/11/2021

 106110824Intro Art & MusicRMT1Drake J22/31/0Open$12.00M  12:00 PM-02:07 PM WEBWEB
 106112707Intro Art & MusicONL1Nissen J8/31/0Open$12.00 
 106112718Intro Art & MusicONL1Nissen J24/31/0Open$12.00 
 106112961Intro Art & MusicONL1Nissen J24/31/0Open$12.00 

Winter; 2021; HUMANITIES; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 03/16/2021

 106110802Intro Art & MusicMC1Ha S6/10/0Open$12.00W  12:00 PM-02:07 PM LA140
 106110810Intro Art & MusicMC1Ha S9/10/0Open$12.00M  12:00 PM-02:07 PM LA140
 106110821Intro Art & MusicMC1Ha S9/10/0Open$12.00T  08:30 AM-10:37 AM LA140
 106110822Intro Art & MusicMC1Giacchina K7/10/0Open$12.00F  10:00 AM-12:07 PM LA140
 106110825Intro Art & MusicRMT1Ewing K28/31/0Open$12.00F  10:00 AM-12:07 PM WEBWEB
 106112304Intro Art & MusicONL1Nissen J13/31/0Open$12.00 
 106112705Intro Art & MusicONL1Nissen J28/31/0Open$12.00 
 106112713Intro Art & MusicONL1Nissen J25/31/0Open$12.00 

Key: Day of the Week

  • T = Tuesday
  • R = Thursday
  • S = Saturday
  • X = Sunday