Music, Mind, & Brain

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2013
Subject Name: 

Cognitive Science

Course Number: 
0218
Institution: 
Hampshire College
This course is an introduction to the psychology and neuroscience of music. We will study the psychological and brain processes that underlie the perception and production of music, current theories about why and how music evokes emotion, and the evolutionary and developmental roots of the variation and commonalities of music across cultures and traditions. Students will be required to complete a series of short assignments and a final paper or project.
Comments: 

Mind, Brain, and Information Independent Work Quantitative Skills Writing and Research Formal musical training is not required for the course. This is a course in the Program in Culture, Brain, and Development (CBD).

Linked Course: 
N
Instructor Permission Required: 
N
Schedule #: 
310469

Course Sections

Music, Mind, & Brain
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
1 4.0

Neil Stillings

nasCCS@hampshire.edu

10:30AM-11:50AM M,W

Franklin Patterson Hall ELH