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2009-2010 UMass Dartmouth Undergraduate Catalog 
2009-2010 UMass Dartmouth Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

AAS 370 - Music and Culture of the African Diaspora

3 credits D, G
Prerequisites: A course on the history, sociology, writings, and art of non-western cultures and/or permission of instructor
A study of the culture and instrumental music, song, and dance of African people from various areas of the African continent, the Caribbean, and South, Central, and North America. In addition to readings, quizzes, and lectures, students’ work includes an ensemble performance to offer a firsthand experience of African music, dance, and culture. Cross-listed as MUS 370