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MUSIC COURSE CONTENT DESCRIPTIONS
 
INTRODUCTION TO MUSIC / MUSIC APPRECIATION -- Designed for the non-music major. Credit is not applicable to a music degree. A course in the exploration of music, covering important musical styles. Includes the opportunity for the student to listen to recordings and attend concerts. The course may include an introduction to the fundamentals of music.
 
FUNDAMENTALS OF MUSIC -- Designed for any major in the freshmen year, including those music majors who are deficient in theory. Introduction to the signs and symbols in the theory of music. Credit is not applicable to a music major.
 
MUSIC THEORY I --A required course for music majors. Open to non-music majors. A study of the basic materials of music through music analysis, composition and associated skills.
 
MUSIC THEORY II -- A required course for music majors. Open to non-music majors. A continuation of the concepts established in Music Theory I, covering traditional diatonic practice with an expansion of harmonic vocabulary.