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CMW 200s


CMW 201 PRA 0.25Course ID: 012289
Worship Practicum 1
Skills development and practice in planning and leading Christian worship, including such activities as choosing and accompanying hymns, song-leading, teaching new music, the use of instrumental music, reading scripture, leading prayer, movement, and gesture.
[Note: Offered on a credit/no credit basis]
Instructor Consent Required

CMW 202 PRA 0.25Course ID: 012290
Worship Practicum 2
A continuation of CMW 201. Skills development and practice in planning and leading Christian worship, including such activities as choosing and accompanying hymns, song-leading, teaching new music, the use of instrumental music, reading scripture, leading prayer, movement, and gesture.
[Note: Offered on a credit/no credit basis]
Instructor Consent Required

CMW 300s


CMW 363 LEC 0.50Course ID: 007051
The Christian Hymn
The origins of the Christian hymn and its development up to the present. The course considers the hymn as theological, poetic, musical, cultural, and spiritual expression, and the use of hymns in a variety of worship settings.
[Note: This course fulfils an Area 2C requirement for Religious Studies majors.]
(Cross-listed with MUSIC 363, RS 357)

CMW 364 LEC 0.50Course ID: 007052
Worship and its Music
The nature of worship and the role of music within worship in historical, theological, and cultural perspective. Field trips to services of various traditions.
[Note: This course fulfils an Area 2C requirement for Religious Studies majors.]
(Cross-listed with MUSIC 364, RS 358)

CMW 390 LEC 0.50Course ID: 013525
Special Topics in Church Music and Worship
Term courses will be offered from time to time as announced. Topics will be dependent on research and/or instructional interests of faculty.