May 12, 2014 | Medgar Evers College
Summer is a busy time for most students who work and attend school. This year, Medgar Evers College is creating an easy convenient way to complete two core courses on your smart phone, I-pad or laptop. Please sign up now for this simple way to learn and have fun this summer.
The course traces the artistic and philosophical aspects of World Art as they relate to selected cultural periods from Ancient African Art, the Italian Renaissance, French Impressionism, 20th Century Modernism, and African American Art.
This course covers an overview of Western, African-derived, and other selected non-Western music. Particular attention will be paid to the following: the elements of music, the role of music in society, aesthetics, and syncretism. Students will be required to attend musical performances.