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These course descriptions are not being updated as of August 1, 2016. Current course descriptions are maintained in LionPATH.

Integrative Arts (INART)

INART 001 (GA) The Arts (3) Develop critical perception, knowledge, and judgments through an examination of the basic concepts common among the arts.
Effective: Spring 2006
 

INART 003 (GA) Reception of the Arts (3) This course considers how art uses time, space, and causality to define culture and the human condition.
Effective: Spring 2004
 

INART 005 (GA) Performing Arts (3) Introduction to music, dance, and theatre. Orientation to the aesthetics, theory, and practice of professional performance.
Effective: Summer 2012
 

INART 010 (GA) The Popular Arts in America: Mass Media Arts (3) An introduction to the arts of the mass media with emphasis on how film, radio, television, and the print media influence and reflect society.
Effective: Summer 2012
 

INART 015 (GA) The Popular Arts in America: Performing Arts (3) The development of the performing arts of American popular culture; emphasis on popular music, dance, theatre, and variety arts.
Effective: Spring 2004
 

INART 050 (GN) The Science of Music (3) Waves, physics of sound, hearing, musical scales, musical instruments, and room acoustics.
Effective: Spring 2012
 

INART 055 (GA) History of Electroacoustic Music (3) A history of electroacoustic music as a consequence of developments in culture and technology from 1880 to present.
Effective: Summer 2012
 

INART 062 (GA;US;IL) West African and African American Arts: from the 1960s to the present (3) An introduction to West African and African American Arts from the 1960s to the present.
Effective: Summer 2014
 

INART 100 (GA) Seminar in Integrative Arts (3) A study of various arts with emphasis on comparison, contrast, and other aspects of interrelation. Topics will change each semester.
Effective: Spring 2004
 

INART 100W (GA) Seminar in Integrative Arts (3) A study of various arts with emphasis on comparison, contrast, and other aspects of interrelation. Topics will change each semester.
Effective: Summer 2012
 

INART 110 (GA) The Dramatic Arts in the Mass Media (3) The place of television-radio-film drama in our culture; relationship with other art forms; standards of evaluation.
Effective: Summer 2012
 

INART 115 (GA;US) The Popular Arts in America: Popular Music (3) An examination of the roots, development, and significance of popular music in our culture.
Effective: Summer 2013
 

INART 116 (GA;US) The Popular Arts in America: The History of Rock and Roll-The 1950s (3) This course examines the roots, development, and significance of rock and roll music in its first decade.
Effective: Summer 2012
 

INART 125 (GA;US;IL) The Popular Arts in America: The History of Rock and Roll - Punk Rock (3) An examination of the roots, development, and significance of punk rock in our culture.
Effective: Summer 2012
 

INART 126 (GA;US) (AF AM 126) The Popular Arts in America: The History of Rock and Roll - Hip-Hop (3) An examination of the roots, development, and significance of hip-hop in our culture.
Effective: Spring 2014
 

INART 197 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given infrequently to explore, in depth, a comparatively narrow subject which may be topical or of special interest.
Effective: Summer 2012
 

INART 199 (IL) Foreign Studies (1-12) Courses offered in foreign countries by individual or group instruction.
Effective: Summer 2012
 

INART 200 (GA) The Popular Arts in America: Elvis Presley - The King of Rock and Roll (3) The significance and influence of Elvis Presley as an artist and cultural force focusing on his recordings and major performances.
Effective: Summer 2013
 

INART 205 (GA) Introducing the Beatles (3) The influence and achievement of the Beatles as artists focusing on their recordings and films as sociocultural artifacts.
Effective: Summer 2008
 

INART 210 (GA) Integrative Approaches to Computer-Aided Music Composition (3) Interdisciplinary introduction to music composition using software to assist with notation; historical perspectives drawn from art, dance, theater, and literature.
Effective: Fall 2004
Prerequisite: MUSIC 008 or instructor permission  

INART 215 (GA) The Craft of Singing (3) Vocal and breathing anatomy and technique, vocal health and classifications, posture, and beginning acting/movement techniques for singers.
Effective: Summer 2014
Prerequisite: MUSIC 052, MUSIC 104, VOICE 110J orTHEA 112  

INART 220 (GA;US) Stand-Up Comedy: A Cultural History (3) An American cultural history from mid-19th through mid-20th Century as seen through the prism of stand-up comedy.
Effective: Summer 2013
Prerequisite: sophomore standing  

INART 236 (GA) Integrating Music and Animation with Technology (3) An introduction to the theory, design and creation of musical animations. For general students.
Effective: Summer 2011
 

INART 258A (GA) Fundamentals of Digital Audio (3) A thorough introduction to digital music production technologies, covering fundamentals of how digital musical information is stored, processed and transmitted.
Effective: Spring 2012
Prerequisite: MUSIC 008 or concurrent enrollment in eitherMUSIC 131 orMUSIC 132  

INART 258B (GA) Fundamentals of Digital Audio (1) A general overview of music technologies current to music educators and performers.
Effective: Spring 2012
  Concurrent: concurrent enrollment in either MUSIC 131 or MUSIC 132

INART 294 Research Projects (1-12) Supervised student activities on research projects identified on an individual or small-group basis.
Effective: Summer 2012
 

INART 295 Internship (1-18) Supervised off-campus, nongroup instruction including field experiences, practica, or internships. Written and oral critique of activity required.
Effective: Summer 2012
Prerequisite: prior approval of proposed assignment by instructor  

INART 296 Independent Studies (1-18) Creative projects, including research and design, which are supervised on an individual basis and which fall outside the scope of formal courses.
Effective: Summer 2012
 

INART 297 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given infrequently to explore, in depth, a comparatively narrow subject which may be topical or of special interest.
Effective: Summer 2012
 

INART 298 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given infrequently to explore, in depth, a comparatively narrow subject that may be topical or of special interest.
Effective: Summer 2012
 

INART 299 (IL) Foreign Studies (1-12) Courses offered in foreign countries by individual or group instruction.
Effective: Summer 2012
 

INART 399 (IL) Foreign Studies (1-12) Courses offered in foreign countries by individual or group instruction.
Effective: Summer 2012
 

INART 410 Early Pennsylvania Decorative Arts and Furniture (3) The study of Pennsylvania and related furniture, pottery, paintings, and decorative arts of the seventeenth, eighteenth, and early nineteenth centuries.
Effective: Summer 2012
 

INART 415 Nineteenth Century Pennsylvania Architecture and Restoration (3) Interior and exterior design of early Pennsylvania architecture; understanding and evaluation of and experience in restoration.
Effective: Summer 2012
Prerequisite: INART 410  

INART 494 Research Projects (1-12) Supervised student activities on research projects identified on an individual or small-group basis.
Effective: Summer 2012
 

INART 494H Research Projects (1-12) Supervised student activities on research projects identified on an individual or small-group basis.
Effective: Fall 2007
 

INART 495 Internship (1-18) Supervised off-campus, nongroup instruction including field experiences, practica, or internships. Written and oral critique of activity required.
Effective: Summer 2012
Prerequisite: prior approval of proposed assignment by instructor  

INART 496 Independent Studies (1-18) Creative projects, including research and design, which are supervised on an indivdual basis and which fall outside the scope of formal courses.
Effective: Fall 2012
 

INART 496H Independent Studies - Honors (1-18) Creative projects, including research and design, which are supervised on an indivdual basis and which fall outside the scope of formal courses.
Effective: Fall 2012
 

INART 497 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given infrequently to explore, in depth, a comparatively narrow subject which may be topical or of special interest.
Effective: Fall 2012
 

INART 498 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given infrequently to explore, in depth, a comparatively narrow subject that may be topical or of special interest.
Effective: Fall 2012
 

INART 499 (IL) Foreign Studies (1-12) Courses offered in foreign countries by individual or group instruction.
Effective: Fall 2012
 

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