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MUS. 105 Music Theory I

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Course Description

Extended practice in and application of written music theory skills incorporating and developing music fundamentals. Through guided composition and analysis, students begin study of functional tonal harmony. Topics include chord function theory, phrase structures and cadences, two-voice counterpoint, and four-part voice leading principles.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: MUS. 100 or MUS. 301 or MUS. 377 or MUS. 401 or equivalent.
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area 9C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC
C-ID: MUS 120