Hip Hop: Music and Culture
MUS- Z 206/ 3 Cr.
The purpose of this course is to familiarize with students basic history, styles, and trends in hip hop, with a focus on the music. Students will attain essential knowledge of artists, producers, and events critical to the development of hip hop as a music and culture.
- Available Online: Yes
- Credit by Exam: No
- Laptop Required: No
Demonstrate an understanding of the history and styles of hip-hop music.
Comprehend that hip-hop is a culture, not a music.
Provide discourse on former and current trends in hip-hop.
Demonstrate through presentations and projects the ability to apply concepts of hip-hop music to topics both inside and outside of hip-hop.
Complete the assignments and projects required for the class.