Course Description

Course Name

Popular Music and Mass Culture

Session: VRMF3123

Hours & Credits

3 Credits

Prerequisites & Language Level

COM 100

Taught In English

  • There is no language prerequisite for courses at this language level.


A general survey which explores and analyzes the history and meaning of popular recorded music within mass culture and society. It focuses on the historical, aesthetic, social, politico-economic and technological developments that have shaped the definition of popular and how pop music reflects the cultural and social issues of its times.

*Course content subject to change