Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2012/2013
Canadian Excellence

Music Courses: Non-Music Majors

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Course Notes

Several other music courses, including special topics courses, may be available to students in other faculties. Consult the Faculty of Music. As a rule, only students registered in the Faculty of Music may take practical study courses. However, students in other faculties who audition successfully for the WLU Orchestra or Wind Ensemble may also register for practical study in their instrument, studio space permitting.

Course Offerings
Course # Title Credits
MU115 Basic Materials in Music Theory I 0.5
MU118 Introduction to the Structure of Music I 0.5
MU121 History of Rock Music [1] 0.5
MU122 Music Appreciation: Baroque and Classical 0.5
MU180 Special Topics in Music 0.5
MU218 Introduction to the Structure of Music II 0.5
MU224 Music of the 19th and 20th Centuries 0.5
MU251T Music and New Technology 0.5
MU274 Women and Music [2] 0.5
MU275 Music of the World 0.5
MU302 Music in Community 0.5
MU304 Music in Special Education 0.5
MU354 Psychology of Music 0.5
MU377 Contemporary Music Since 1975 0.5
MU379 Studies in Canadian Music 0.5
MU470 Music and New Musicology 0.5
MU471 Medieval Culture in Pop or Art Music [3] 0.5
MU472 Cross-Cultural Intersections 0.5
MU473 Music in Popular Culture 0.5
MU474 Music, Culture and Technology 0.5
MU475 Studies in Music Aesthetics and Criticism 0.5

Senate/Editorial Changes

  1. Senate Revision March 8, 2012: MU121 New course; effective September 1, 2012.

  2. Senate Revision March 8, 2012: MU274 New course; effective September 1, 2012.

  3. Senate Revision April 16, 2012: MU471 cross-listing deleted from ML471; effective September 1, 2012.