Learn about our music appreciation college course
Penn Foster College's Music Appreciation online course¹ will provide you with a better understanding and appreciation for the art of music. Learn about music theory and instrumentation, historical periods and the roles of the composer, and varying styles of music.
You can even transfer credits to Penn Foster College programs or to another school. Credits earned in Penn Foster College programs may transfer to some, but not all, learning institutions. Students who plan to continue their education with another school after completing coursework at Penn Foster College should check with that school regarding credit transfer policies. No form of accreditation guarantees that any learning institution will accept credits from any school as transfer credits.
Music Appreciation Program Details
Here are some of the learning objectives for the Music Appreciation online course:
- Explain the roles of the composer and the listener
- Describe music theory, instrumentation, and historical periods
- Distinguish various styles of music
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You will need high-speed internet access to begin your program. You will need access to a Microsoft® Windows® based computer running Windows XP® or later or an Apple® Mac® computer running OS X® or later, and an email account to complete your program with Penn Foster College.