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MUS205 Introduction to Jazz History

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Introduces the American art form of jazz music with a focus on cultural contexts, traditions, and musical elements. Traces the cultural and societal impacts and connections of the music. Includes an examination of improvisation and musical practices of the style using musicological techniques. Prerequisite: (WR 115 and RD 115) or IRW 115 and MTH 20 or equivalent placement. Audit available. (For detailed information, see the Course Content and Outcome Guide.)

Credits:
4.00
Registration:
you will need the CRN to register.
Fees:
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Materials:
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List of classes for MUS205 Introduction to Jazz History
CRNLocation & typeDays & timeDatesSeats availableMaterialsMore infoSign up
45091Web


From September 27 through December 18, 2021
Textbooks for CRN 45091
$0
Instructor: John C Mery
Tuition: credit Fees: $0
For information, contact Sylvania.

Course details: CRN 45091

Course materials

Textbooks

No textbooks required

Technology:

There is no additional technology required for this class.

Instructor comments:

Course textbook is available for free from PCC library. 

Gain a better appreciation for jazz by developing listening skills and by putting this beautiful art form into social and historical frame works. 

Web course information

No show policy
Your instructor can mark you as a "no show" if you do not participate in your class during the first week. This will remove you from the class. It is important to log in as soon as the class starts to see what the participation requirements are.
Web & Remote Teaching Technical Requirements:
Please be sure to read the quick guide to Online Learning technical requirements.
Students with Disabilities:
Students with disabilities should notify their instructor if accommodations are needed to take this class. For information about technologies that help people with disabilities taking Web based classes please visit the Disability Services website.
Web Prerequisite | Start Guide for Online Learning:
Before you take your first online class at PCC, you must complete the start guide for online learning. The start guide will help you decide if online classes are right for you. Once you complete the start guide, you will be eligible to register for online classes.

The Start Guide is not required for Hybrid or Remote Courses but strongly recommended. To learn more, go to https://www.pcc.edu/osg