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MUS111 Music Theory I (Part One)

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Covers music theory as exhibited in the works of the great composers of the 17th and 18th centuries. Includes notation, pitch, meter, tonality, modality, harmony and diatonic function. Analyzes basic music focusing on harmonic function and figured bass notation. Includes written composition. Part one of three-term sequence. MUS 111C recommended for music transfer students. Prerequisites: MUS 110, and (WR 115 and RD 115) or IRW 115 and MTH 20 or equivalent placement. Audit available. (For detailed information, see the Course Content and Outcome Guide.)

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List of classes for MUS111 Music Theory I (Part One)
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44183RC Remote
Tuesday and Thursday
from 10:30 to 11:50am

From September 28 through December 16, 2021
Textbooks for CRN 44183
Instructor: Jason A Palmer
Tuition: credit Fees: $0
Notes: Please Contact Instructor if Prior Experience

Course details: CRN 44183

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No textbooks required


For our remote class, you will need basic internet access and a stable computer, tablet, or phone for remote work on PDFs, reading, and listening to music. A way to print, scan, and/or annotate PDFs may be necessary, although some combination of these ideas should work. You don't need to have a printer if you don't. In general, a computer is preferable for this work. 

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