Are you curious how superheroes like Batman®, Superman®, Spider-Man®, and The Avengers® became global cultural phenomena appearing in multi-million dollar movies? This course will help you answer that question and improve your understanding of comics as culture.
Superman & Batman are Trademarks of DC Comics.
Spider-Man & The Avengers are Trademarks of Marvel Comics.
STARTS: Sep 28, 20152015-05-02
The topic of marriage in the movies has always provided a fascinating reflection of changing social attitudes, shifting morals and gender roles. We will explore how films have defined marriage, identified seven core problems, and varied its three narrative components -- a couple, their problems, their situation -- from decade to decade from the silent to the modern era.
STARTS: May 18, 2015
Shakespeare in Community will introduce a broad audience of learners to Shakespeare, as we collectively read, watch, and engage four plays: Romeo and Juliet, Much Ado About Nothing, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, and The Tempest.
STARTS: Apr 26, 2015
This course explores Hip Hop culture's religious dimensions through its musical language-rap music.
STARTS: Mar 24, 2015
This course will introduce students to the theory of music, providing them with the skills needed to read and write Western music notation, as well as to understand, analyse, and listen informedly. It will cover material such as pitches and scales, intervals, clefs, rhythm, form, meter, phrases and cadences, and basic harmony.
STARTS: Feb 16, 2015
Learn Ableton Live’s most powerful tools and how to use them to take your musical ideas from conception to final recording.
STARTS: Feb 02, 2015
Listen and learn about the artists, eras, and musical methods that make jazz a great original art form.
STARTS: Jan 20, 2015
This course will survey the music of the Rolling Stones, beginning with the roots and first formation of the band in the early 1960s, and following the group through the release of It's Only Rock 'n' Roll in late 1974.
STARTS: Jan 17, 2015
Using a simple and enjoyable teaching style, this course introduces the novice listener to the wonders of classical music, from Bach fugues to Mozart symphonies to Puccini operas.
STARTS: Jan 12, 2015
Explore approaches and emerging innovations in vocal production, recording, and mixing.
STARTS: Nov 10, 2014