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MUS. 275 History of Jazz

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Minimum Grade for Prerequisites

Unless otherwise indicated, a grade of C or higher is required for all prerequisite courses.

Course Description

The study of the historical and sociological development of jazz since 1900, with emphasis on instrumental and vocal jazz and the role of jazz in our culture. Attendance required at a minimum of three live jazz performances.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area E5c
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)