Course: MUS 692A-Z. Selected Topics in Music History (3)

Prerequisite: Passing Music History Placement Test or successful completion of MUS 501; Preparatory: MUS 601. Intensive studies of special problems in music history of various historical periods. Students are expected to engage with primary sources and scholarship within the field of study, and employ critical and analytical skills of readings in short class presentations. The seminar will culminate with a comprehensive research paper based on primary sources. Topics will change from semester to semester. Different topics may be repeated for credit.