Students in the Double Studio Classroom. Photo: Iwan Baan
The Moody hosts a wide variety of interdisciplinary classes in its building. Photo: Nash Baker

Teaching + Learning at the Moody

The Moody provides faculty with opportunities to interact with world-class art and artists that build upon and supplement their curricula, as well as access to state-of-the-art teaching facilities. Previous courses taught at the Moody range from Making Music with the Media of the Stage: A Proust Sonata to Monster-Conceiving and Misconceiving the Monstrous in Fiction and the Biosciences in Medicine and Art. Asian Religions & Medicine and Art.

Faculty can request more information about semester-long or short-term use of the classrooms at the Moody by contacting Joel Thompson, Deputy Director,

A sampling of the courses Rice University has offered at the Moody: 

    • Asian Religions & Medicine
    • Black Contemporary Art
    • Business of College Athletics
    • Comics & Sequential Art
    • Creative 2-D Design
    • Event & Venue Management
    • Foundations of Kinesiology
    • History of Musical Theatre
    • Intro to Architectural Thinking
    • Intro to Fiction Writing
    • Intro to Fiction Writing
    • Leading with Service
    • Modern American Fiction
    • Second Year Spanish I
    • Sport Ethics
    • Third-Year Writing Workshop
    • Water & Cities
    • Western Esotericism
    • Writing Everyday Life