MUS 118A Fundamentals of Music, Part I

An introduction to reading music, including musical symbols and terminology, rhythm and meter, scales, key signature, intervals, and chords. Both written and aural skills are developed. Simple musical forms and music literature are included. Designed particularly for: perspective Music majors and minors who need further development of fundamental written and/or aural skills in music in preparation for courses in the Materials of Music and Aural Harmony sequence. Two to three class periods per week. This course also is open to the general college student who wishes to develop fundamental knowledge and skills in music.


1/2 Course Credit