|Field of Study:||Music History, Literature, and Theory
Musicology and Ethnomusicology
|Description:||The Certificate in Music: Global and Cultural Contexts explores musical creation in all of its rich diversity. Students will learn about the complexities of music from around the globe, from ancient times until the modern age. Through concrete study of the ways in which music reflects and responds to its shifting cultural, social, political, and historical environments, students will hone skills in critical thinking, analysis, and writing. The program will be well-suited to students with broad interest in the study and practice of music for personal enrichment, academic progress, or professional development.