Music in America
- EST. time to complete:
- 3 to 9 Months
- $301.00/Credit (No Fees)
A historical survey of music in America from pre-colonial times through the twentieth century, including:
- Popular Traditions
Designed for non-majors. Includes listening techniques and writing about music.
Music in America emerges you into music today as well as in history, where you will learn about a range of American popular music from the nineteenth century to the present day. Beginning with Tin Pan Alley and Broadway, the course traces many major developments in American popular music such as:
- rock and roll
- country music
- punk rock
- early America
You will learn about the major developments of music by listening to music files, watching videos, and viewing music artists profiles. You will also complete readings, activities, quizzes, and keyword practice.
You have 3 to 9 months from your enrollment date to complete:
- 40 Lessons
- 2 Proctored Exams
Lessons consist of quizzes and writing assignments. Exams consist of true/false and multiple choice questions.