Fall 2012 Class Schedule (FLC)



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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
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to music of the Western Tradition. Students will develop analytical listening skills to access and comprehend meanings, functions, and perspectives of music production specific to traditionally understood eras in art history, such as Medieval, Renaissance, Baroque, Classical, Romantic, Twentieth Century, and Contemporary. Students will learn how social aspects, such as race, age, ethnicity, gender, and socio-economic forces influence the ways in which music is produced and received in a variety of social, historical, and cultural contexts.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
MW        02:30PM-03:50PM LEC L.Metcalf            FLC MAIN PAC 1062        20356 
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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: This course is a historical survey of Western music from Greek antiquity through the Baroque period (c. 1750), emphasizing the relation of music to social, cultural, economic and political factors involved in creating the music. This course is required for music majors and designed for those students particularly interested in the humanities and the arts.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
W         01:00PM-04:05PM LEC P.Angove             FLC MAIN FL4 219         16032 
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MUFHL 321    Basic Musicianship    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 introduction to the fundamentals of music. Students will learn basic music terminology and develop skill in reading music notation, including the staff, notes, rhythms, intervals, scales, chords, keys, and key signatures. Musical literacy and creativity will be reinforced by aural and rhythmic drills, the use of music software, and short, creative assignments. Works from classical and commercial music will be used for demonstration purposes. Recommended for students with little or no music experience.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC L.Johnson            FLC MAIN FL4 234         15524 
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MUFHL 400    Music Theory    4 Units

Prerequisite: MUFHL 321 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Corequisite: MUIVI 345
Advisory: MUIVI 345; Students should have some ability to play a musical instrument and read music. Concurrent enrollment in MUIVI 345 is recommended if the student has had no piano study.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is an introduction to music theory and its applications to classical and commercial music. Students will develop skills in musical analysis, keyboard harmony, dictation, and sight-singing. Short creative assignments will be included to provide students with experience in the application of materials learned in class.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC L.Metcalf            FLC MAIN FL4 234         15645 
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TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LAB L.Metcalf            FLC MAIN FL4 234           


MUFHL 410    Advanced Music Theory    4 Units

Prerequisite: MUFHL 401 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: MUIVI 351; or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to CSU
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Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is a continuation of Music Theory (MUFHL 401). It includes the study of 16th and 18th century counterpoint, fugue, variation, altered chords, borrowed chords, variation technique, sonata form, rondo form, and late 19th and 20th century writing techniques. Practice in rhythmic, melodic, harmonic and contrapuntal sight singing, ear training and dictation is included in the study. This course is required for music majors.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 20-Dec 14
MW        02:30PM-03:50PM LEC L.Metcalf            FLC MAIN FL4 234         19323 
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TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LAB L.Metcalf            FLC MAIN FL4 234           

Fall 2012 Class Schedule

Updated: December 4, 2012