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Course Information
Course Name:Discovering Music
Provided Through:University of Nebraska High School
Entity:University of Nebraska High School
Description:Music is often described as a universal language because it exists in all cultures. This course approaches music from a global perspective. Students will learn to notice cultural influences on music while exploring the common human ideas that music addresses. They will analyze the musical traditions of Western Europe, Asia, India, Africa, Latin America, South America, and the United States. They will learn about the significance of music from multiple perspectives: as an art, a science, and a business. This course requires students to listen to over 50 pieces of music. All the music in this course is available on the optional CD set, but it is also available using the individual links to online YouTube videos found in each of the lessons.
Subjects:Arts (Music & Art)
Grade Levels:9 - 12
Comments:Need enrollment instructions? Visit: http://highschool.nebraska.edu or call Toll Free: 866-700-4747

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Section Information
NVIS ID:9699
Instructor:Teacher, Nebraska Certificated
Credit Type:High School
Delivery Mode:Asynchronous
Class meets:8/1/2024 to 7/31/2025
Block Schedule:No
Availability:Open for registration
Computer required:Yes
Proctor required:Yes
LMS required:Yes
LMS instructions:Content for this course is only available through the UNHS LMS.
Comments:This is a self-paced course that may be started at any time during the year and completed in 5 - 52 weeks (end date of this course offering does not affect enrollment period).
Enrolled: University of Nebraska High School