2020-2021 Undergraduate Bulletin 
    Mar 20, 2023  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Bulletin [Archived Bulletin]

MUS 3410 - Theory of Music I: The Language of Music

Goals: Reinforce fundamentals of music and develop a basic knowledge of tonal harmony.

Content: Fundamentals of music notation and systems, introduction to analysis, sight-singing, and aural training including computer-based instruction. Course work requires basic piano skills. Students should have basic piano skills prior to Theory I.  For assessment of piano skills or assistance with registration for MUS 1210, 3220, 3510, contact Professor Kathy Thomsen (kthomsen03), director of piano curriculum.

Taught: Annually, fall term

Note: In addition to the regularly scheduled class time, there is a required one hour per week solfege lab. Meeting time will be determined at the start of the term.

Credits: 4