MUS 107 :: Music in World Cultures
Fall 2014 @Kapiolani CC

CRN: 31132
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Man Yang
manyang@hawaii.edu
Instructional Mode: Online
Dates: 08/25/2014 - 12/19/2014
Course Description: MUS 107 is an introduction to the field of ethnomusicology in which historical, religious, social, and political aspects of a society are studied in relationship to its music traditions and culture. In addition to these aspects, the musical elements of each culture are analyzed for the types of instruments, form/structure, context, activities, and music aesthetics
Textbooks: Books may be purchased at the Kapiolani CC bookstore or ordered online at http://www.bookstore.hawaii.edu/uhkcc/home.aspx. If you do not have access to the Internet or unable to travel to the bookstore, you may also order by phone at 1-800-UHBOOKS
Technical Requirements: The Internet allows students to take a course at home using a personal computer. Familiarity with using a computer and basic Internet skills (browsing, sending e-mail, saving/sending files) is required. Students must have a computer with Internet access. Depending on the online course, students may be required to log in at a specific day and time or at anytime. Students taking an online course should always contact their instructor after registration or prior to the first day of class to get detailed information regarding the course.

Minimum Computer Hardware/Software Requirements:
http://www.hawaii.edu/its/swhw_info-stu.html

Laulima Help
http://www.hawaii.edu/talent/laulima_students.htm
Additional Notes: This MUS 106 class section (CRN 31132) is conducted on the Internet.

For additional information, please contact the instructor via email (manyang@hawaii.edu).

Please check your MyUH portal account regularly for announcements about class cancellations, UH system announcements, and/or email.

Thinking about taking an online class? Go to http://www.hawaii.edu/dl/isdistancelearningforme
Updated: Monday, April 7, 2014 16:09:38