Fall 2013 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 24-Dec 19
MW        02:30PM-03:50PM LEC L.Metcalf            FLC MAIN PAC 1062        15963 
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TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LEC L.Metcalf            FLC MAIN FL4 219         20155 Textbook


MUFHL 311    Survey of Music History and Literature    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 101 and ESLW 320 with grades of "C" or better
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 classical music from the 18th century Enlightenment through modern times. Students use listening exercises and readings to study the development of classical music in historical and cultural contexts. Students study the aesthetic principles and values from various eras to develop their own musical and artistic judgments. The course meets the requirement for music majors.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC P.Angove             FLC MAIN FL4 239         19311 
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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: Eight Week - First, Aug 24-Oct 18
MTWTh     10:30AM-11:50AM LEC L.Johnson            FLC MAIN FL4 234         15393 
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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. 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, Oceania and Europe will be covered.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC P.Angove             FLC MAIN FL4 239         20210 
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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: Eight Week - Second, Oct 19-Dec 13
MTWTh     09:00AM-10:20AM LEC L.Metcalf            FLC MAIN FL4 234         15500 
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MTWTh     10:30AM-11:50AM LAB L.Metcalf            FLC MAIN FL4 234           


Fall 2013 Class Schedule

Updated: October 28, 2013