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PHIL 130 Philosophy of Art and Music

3 hours lecture, 3 units
Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass Option

Description: This course employs philosophical methods to explore the concepts, principles, and criteria used in the creation and evaluation of art and music. In addition to students interested in philosophy, this course is designed for any student seeking to gain a better understanding of why we appreciate art and music and how we develop standards for evaluating them. A variety of arts may be discussed including painting, sculpture, architecture, design, music, dance, theatre, and literature.

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