Fall 2013 Class Schedule (CRC)



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MUFHL 300    Introduction to Music    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
See UC Limitations & Counselor
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: Learning to listen to and understand the music of many historic periods and cultures through the features they share: sound sources, time frame, rhythm and meter, pitch, and structure. Designed for the student with no previous musical study.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC K.Erickson           CRC MAIN M 306           14746 
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MW        09:30AM-10:50AM LEC D.Lee-Keller         Elk Grove EGA 205        18897 Textbook
Class is held at Elk Grove Center located at 10051 Big Horn Boulevard, Elk Grove CA 95757.


MUFHL 308    Introduction to Music: Rock & Roll    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course examines social, political, cultural and economic issues as they relate to the history of rock and roll music. Musical examples will develop listening skills and the ability to critique the music orally and in written form. This course is designed for students with no previous musical study.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC S.Coughran           CRC MAIN M 306           13922 
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T         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC S.Coughran           CRC MAIN M 306           18878 Textbook


MUFHL 310    Survey of Music History and Literature    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: A detailed study of the development of music from antiquity to 1750, emphasizing the relation of music to the social, cultural, economic and political factors which produced it. Required for music majors and designed for those particularly interested in the humanities or the arts.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC G.Parker             CRC MAIN M 306           14582 
Textbook


MUFHL 315    Jazz History    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an historical, comprehensive, and comparative listeners survey of the traditions of Jazz music from around the world and in the United States, in which concepts of ethnicity, ethnocentrism, racism, ageism, class differences, and gender issues will be addressed. Guided listening presentations will show how African and early African-American musical traditions have led to the development of various improvisational forms and styles, including Ragtime, Swing, Bebop, Free Jazz, Fusion, and Acid Jazz. Jazz style of the Americas, Asia, Africa, India, and Europe will be covered.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC S.Coughran           CRC MAIN M 306           14049 
Textbook


MUFHL 321    Basic Musicianship    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
See UC Limitations & Counselor
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: Learning to read and understand (visually, aurally, and kinesthetically) rhythmic, melodic, and harmonic notation, texture and form through keyboard and/or other instruments including voice as a window to music literacy and creativity. Recommended for students with limited musical experience or to those wishing a basic course prior to enrollment in MUFHL 400.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC L.Tetlow             CRC MAIN M 306           13663 
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MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC G.Parker             CRC MAIN M 306           15008 Textbook


MUFHL 330    World Music    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a comprehensive, comparative listeners' survey of the folk ethnic, dance, and ceremonial music traditions around the world and in the United States, in which concepts of ethnicity, ethnocentrism, racism, ageism, class differences, and gender issues will be addressed. Guided listening presentations will show how traditional forms and styles have led to the urban, professional music popular in many countries today know as "World Beat." Music of the Americas, Africa, Asia, Australasia and Europe will be covered.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC S.Coughran           CRC MAIN M 300           13923 
Textbook
TTh       12:00PM-01:20PM LEC S.Coughran           CRC MAIN M 300           13924 Textbook


MUFHL 400    Music Theory    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: MUIVI 340
General Education: CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is the study of scales, intervals, triads, diatonic harmonies, part writing, rhythms, sight singing, ear training, dictation, history and performance. Analysis and composition will be taught. Reading music is a requirement for this course. This course is required for music majors.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC G.Parker             CRC MAIN M 204           13914 
Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LAB K.Erickson           CRC MAIN M 204             


MUFHL 401    Music Theory    4 Units

Prerequisite: MUFHL 400 with a grade of "C" or better.
Corequisite: MUIVI 341.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: Study of scales, intervals, triads, diatonic harmonies, part writing, rhythms, sight singing, ear training, dictation, history and performance. Includes analysis and composition. Required for music majors. Students may wish to challenge the prerequisite on the basis of equivalent experience.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC G.Parker             CRC MAIN M 204           13916 
Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LAB K.Erickson           CRC MAIN M 204             


MUFHL 410    Advanced Music Theory    4 Units

Prerequisite: MUFHL 401 with a grade of "C" or better
Corequisite: MUIVI 350 or 351
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is the third course of a four course cycle. This course focuses on the study of scales, intervals, triads, seventh chords, diatonic harmonies, part writing, phrase structures, cadences, non-harmonic tones, harmonic progressions, harmonization, rhythms, sight singing, ear training, dictation, history and performance. Analysis and composition skills will be taught. Required for music majors. Students may wish to challenge the prerequisite on the basis of equivalent experience. This course is required for music majors.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC G.Parker             CRC MAIN M 204           13918 
Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LAB K.Erickson           CRC MAIN M 204             


MUFHL 411    Advanced Music Theory    4 Units

Prerequisite: MUFHL 410 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in MUIVI 351
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is the fourth course of a four course cycle. This course focuses on techniques used in the 19th century to the beginning of the 20th century and includes techniques used in the baroque through impressionist eras. Major topics include borrowed chords; augmented sixth chords; Neapolitan sixth chords; altered dominants; altered diminished seventh chords; chromatic mediants; modulation to foreign keys; and ninth, eleventh and thirteenth chords. Analysis and composition skills will be taught. Musicianship skills will be taught including sight singing and ear training of advanced rhythms, melodies and harmonic progressions. This course is required for music majors.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC G.Parker             CRC MAIN M 204           13920 
Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LAB K.Erickson           CRC MAIN M 204             


MUFHL 420    Beginning Jazz Theory    2 Units

Prerequisite: MUFHL 401 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: MUIVI 341
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 27 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces the elements of jazz theory including harmonic, melodic and formal analysis in the jazz idiom.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
F         10:00AM-11:20AM LEC S.Homan              CRC MAIN M 204           18879 
Textbook
F         11:30AM-12:50PM LAB S.Homan              CRC MAIN M 204             

Fall 2013 Class Schedule

Updated: December 13, 2013