2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Mar 29, 2020  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MUS 211 - Development of Music in Motion Pictures


This course examines film from the musical perspective: how music can enhance the desired effect of corresponding drama and images. A variety of films will be analyzed from the classics of accomplished directors to popular films of today. Historical and other relevant background of selected music will be discussed. Through contrast and comparison, students will develop a greater understanding of how music is used in motion pictures and how this ultimately influences and shapes our perception of culture in the past, present, and future.

This course is applicable to the liberal arts requirements of the curriculum.
1 semester 3 credits.
Fall