MUSICOL 503 - Mus Bibliography
Fall 2022, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Music History and Musicology (MUSICOL)
Department: Music School
See additional student enrollment and course instructor information to guide you in your decision making.


Advisory Prerequisites:
Graduate standing.
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:


This course acquaints students with the field of music bibliography. It explores the types of research and reference tools employed in the study of music, and treats a variety of problems these resources present. The course's main objective is to provide a foundation of skills for pursuing music-related research throughout one's professional career. At the conclusion of the course, students should be able to:

  1. identify, summarize, and apply the principles and methods of music research;
  2. name, distinguish between, and critically evaluate the sources and tools used in music research, including library catalogs, periodicals indexes, literature about music, and editions of music; and
  3. demonstrate the elements that constitute an effective research paper, including developing a paper topic, formulating a research argument, and citing sources consistently using an appropriate documentation style.

    Course Requirements:

    No data submitted

    Intended Audience:

    Graduate only.

    Class Format:

    No data submitted


MUSICOL 503 - Mus Bibliography
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
 In Person
TuTh 8:30AM - 10:00AM

Textbooks/Other Materials

The partner U-M / Barnes & Noble Education textbook website is the official way for U-M students to view their upcoming textbook or course material needs, whether they choose to buy from Barnes & Noble Education or not. Students also can view a customized list of their specific textbook needs by clicking a "View/Buy Textbooks" link in their course schedule in Wolverine Access.

Click the button below to view and buy textbooks for MUSICOL 503.001

View/Buy Textbooks


Syllabi are available to current LSA students. IMPORTANT: These syllabi are provided to give students a general idea about the courses, as offered by LSA departments and programs in prior academic terms. The syllabi do not necessarily reflect the assignments, sequence of course materials, and/or course expectations that the faculty and departments/programs have for these same courses in the current and/or future terms.

No Syllabi are on file for MUSICOL 503. Click the button below to search for a different syllabus (UM login required)

Search for Syllabus

CourseProfile (Atlas)

The Atlas system, developed by the Center for Academic Innovation, provides additional information about: course enrollments; academic terms and instructors; student academic profiles (school/college, majors), and previous, concurrent, and subsequent course enrollments.

CourseProfile (Atlas)