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MUS 1100 - Fundamentals of Music


Credits: 3

This course offers an introduction to the most rudimentary and ubiquitous aspects of the academic discipline of music. Students will develop skills that will allow them to read, write, and perform music. Thus, while not required for or limited to music majors, this class will prepare students for subsequent study in music theory and ear training. Topics include: notation, pitch, rhythm, meter, scale construction, key signatures, triads, inversions, and basic sight-singing.

Prerequisite: Though anyone can take this class, it should be noted that this class is primarily intended to serve as preparation for music majors to take music theory and ear training.
General Education Code: ARHX
Elective Code(s): ARTS, LART
Additional Info: This course is only offered in the spring and is open to any student at the college.
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