World Music- Minor

College of the Arts
School of Music
E101 Center for the Performing Arts
Kent Campus
330-672-2172
schoolofmusic@kent.edu
www.kent.edu/music


Description

The World Music minor program provides concentrated study of traditional and popular world music (style, performance, history, cultural associations and related arts). Students of any major can pursue this minor as part of their degree program.

Fully Offered At:

  • Kent Campus
  • Stark Campus

Admission Requirements

Admission to a minor is open to students enrolled in a bachelor’s degree, the A.A.B. or A.A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree (not Individualized Program major). Students enrolled only in the A.A. or A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree in Individualized Program may not declare a minor. Students may not pursue a minor and a major in the same discipline.

Minor Requirements

[WMUS]

Minor Requirements
MUS 22121MUSIC AS A WORLD PHENOMENON (DIVG) (KFA) 3
MUS 25312WORLD MUSIC ENSEMBLE 1
MUS 42181POPULAR WORLD MUSIC (DIVG) 3
Choose from the following:6
THE UNDERSTANDING OF MUSIC (KFA)
SURVEY OF ROCK MUSIC HISTORY (DIVD)
WORLD MUSIC ENSEMBLE
Choose from the following:6
ROOTS OF ROCK
AFRICAN MUSIC AND CULTURES
AMERICA'S MUSIC
FOLK AND TRADITIONAL MUSIC OF WESTERN CONTINENTS
ASIAN MUSICS
HISTORY OF JAZZ (DIVD)
Minimum Total Credit Hours:19

Graduation Requirement

Minimum Minor GPA
2.250