Psychology of Music

LSOC-212
Credits: 
3
Prerequisites: 
LENG-111
Electable by: 
All
Required of: 
MTHE majors
Semesters Offered: 
Fall, Spring
Location: 
Boston Campus
Courses may not be offered at the listed location(s) each semester. Consult my.berklee.edu for specific term availability.

This course will examine the psychological, physiological, and sociological foundations of music and music therapy. Students will learn aspects of musical behavior and processing including the influence of music upon behavior, physiological and affective responses to music, perception and cognition of music, psychomotor components of music behavior, learning and development, and preference and creativity.

Department: 
LART
Course chair: 
Simone Pilon