Fall 2015 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. (C-ID MUS 100)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC D.Newnham            FLC MAIN FL4 239         16102 
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TTh       09:30AM-10:50AM LEC D.Newnham            Off Campus RCC 11        15899 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: 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 with a music background who are particularly interested in the humanities and the arts.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
TTh       04:00PM-05:20PM LEC P.Angove             FLC MAIN FL4 219         19430 
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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 skills in music notation, including reading treble and bass clefs, 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. (C-ID MUS 110)

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 22-Oct 14
MTWTh     10:30AM-11:55AM LEC L.Johnson            FLC MAIN FL4 234         15508 
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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 combined with musical influences from other cultures to produce acculturated styles of World Music. Music of the Americas, Africa, Asia, Oceania and Europe will be covered.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 22-Oct 14
F         01:00PM-04:10PM LEC P.Angove             Off Campus RCC 11        19441 
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TBA       TBA             LEC P.Angove             Off Campus RCC ONLINE    19441 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.

Th        07:00PM-10:10PM LEC P.Angove             Off Campus RCC 13        19431 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Angove             Off Campus RCC ONLINE    19431 Textbook
This is a hybrid course in which approximately half of the class is online. Students must have access to a computer and the Internet and have an active email address. The class will meet on campus during the time listed above.


MUFHL 400    Music Theory    4 Units

Prerequisite: MUFHL 321 with a grade of 'C' or better or successful passage of the challenge exam offered at the beginning of the course through the FLC Department of Music.
Corequisite: Music 345 (Beginning Piano) or successful passage of Music Department instrumental assessment offered at the beginning of course.
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 15-Dec 11
TTh       10:30AM-01:35PM LEC P.Angove             FLC MAIN FL4 234         15602 
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MW        10:30AM-01:35PM LAB M.Dale               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 UC/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: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
TTh       01:45PM-03:10PM LEC P.Angove             FLC MAIN FL4 234         19433 
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MW        01:45PM-03:10PM LAB M.Dale               FLC MAIN FL4 234           

Fall 2015 Class Schedule

Updated: January 28, 2016