Deree - Academics - Course Descriptions

MU 2014
Theory and Musicianship I - Level 4
Students will be introduced to the fundamental concepts of music theory and its relationship to musical practice. The focus will be on the study of rhythmic, melodic and basic harmonic structures in Western classical and popular music, and the ability to recognize them aurally and through the study of a written score. Students will develop foundational musical competencies and rudimentary keyboard skills.
Prerequisites: Placement examination and by permission. Students should have previous knowledge of music notation
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1.5/3
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