Fall 2012 Class Schedule (SCC)



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MUFHL 305    Music Appreciation    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: MUFHL 305; ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Enrollment Limitation: Students enrolled in online courses must be able to use online computer technology to listen to sound files in specific formats, which are part of the course.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to classical music style and composers. It includes a study of the basic elements of music (melody, harmony, form, etc.) and musical instruments, a historical survey of classical music, and some techniques for listening and enjoying music. No previous musical experience is required.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC K.Poe                SCC MAIN PAC 113         16244 
Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC K.Poe                SCC MAIN PAC 113         17633 Textbook
TTh       04:00PM-05:20PM LEC R.Wrenn              SCC MAIN PAC 113         18653 Textbook
On-Campus

TBA       TBA             LEC K.Poe                SCC MAIN Online          17634 Textbook
Online Class. Students must attend the mandatory orientation session on Saturday, August 25, 2012, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm in Room PAC 113. No alternate orientation date is available.

TBA       TBA             LEC K.Poe                SCC MAIN Online          17022 Textbook
Online Class. Students must attend the mandatory orientation session on Saturday, August 25, 2012, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm in Room PAC 113. No alternate orientation date is available.


MUFHL 309    Introduction to American Popular Music    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: MUFHL 309; ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320 with a grade 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 introduces students to the history of popular music in America and the diversity of current styles including classic rock, hard rock, country, jazz, R & B, blues, Latin, rap, reggae, alternative, folk, techno, and others. The emphasis of the course is on listening to music. The course also explores the relationship of popular music to society and other media art forms such as music videos and film.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC K.Poe                SCC MAIN PAC 113         16246 
Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC K.Shiflet            SCC MAIN PAC 113         17635 Textbook
On-Campus

TBA       TBA             LEC K.Shiflet            SCC MAIN Online          18043 Textbook
Online Class. Students must attend the mandatory orientation on Saturday, August 25, 2012, 11:00am - 1:00pm in Room PAC 113.


MUFHL 310    Survey of Music History and Literature    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better or placement through the assessment process.
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 Greek antiquity through the Baroque period (c.1750). 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 of various eras to develop their own musical and artistic judgments. This course is required for General Music Majors.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC R.Knable             SCC MAIN PAC 116         17491 
Textbook
On-Campus


MUFHL 315    Jazz History    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Enrollment Limitation: Students enrolled in online courses must be able to use online computer technology to listen to sound files in specific formats, which are part of the course.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces students to the rich history of jazz and related styles including blues, Dixieland, big band, bebop, cool jazz, jazz-rock fusion, avant-garde, popular jazz, Latin jazz, and many others. The emphasis of the course is on listening to music. The course also explores past and current trends in the relationship of jazz to popular styles such as Rhythm and Blues, hip-hop, alternative, and others. Current and historical cultural influences from African-, European- and Latin-American sources and their effect on jazz styles are identified and compared.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
TBA       TBA             LEC R.Knable             SCC MAIN Online          16245 
Textbook
Online Class. Students must attend the mandatory orientation on Saturday, August 18, 2012, 10:00 am - 12:00 noon in Room PAC 113.


MUFHL 320    Exploring Music    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better or placement through the assessment process.
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 basics of music reading and understanding. Students learn to read rhythms and pitches, to write and play scales and chords, and to analyze and write small song forms. Through analytical and creative assignments, students will also examine historical and cultural perspectives to gain an aesthetic appreciation of this art form. This course is recommended as a general humanities class to those students majoring in audio-engineering and to those music majors who have not had sufficient preparation for MUFHL 400. This course is also recommended for those students interested in teaching children and those registered in beginning instrumental or voice classes.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC M.Crain              SCC MAIN PAC 116         16243 
Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC N.Lower              SCC MAIN PAC 116         17742 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC M.Goldsmith          SCC MAIN PAC 116         18652 Textbook
On-Campus

W         05:30PM-08:35PM LEC J.Dupertuis          West Sac WSC 323         18275 Textbook
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.


MUFHL 330    World Music    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 51 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
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 an introduction to traditional folk, dance, devotional, and popular music from around the world. The emphasis of the course is on listening to music. Music of Africa, Asia and Pacific, Caribbean, Latin and North America, Europe, India, and the Middle East will be compared. Concepts of ethnicity, ethnocentrism, racism, ageism, class differences, and gender issues will be addressed. Occasional live performances by guest artists will be presented in class.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC K.Shiflet            SCC MAIN PAC 113         17636 
Textbook
On-Campus

MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC R.Wrenn              Davis Cntr Davis 114     17903 Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

TBA       TBA             LEC K.Shiflet            SCC MAIN Online          17744 Textbook
Online Class. Students must attend the Orientation session on Saturday, August 25, 2012, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm in PAC 113.


MUFHL 400    Music Theory    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
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: 72 hours LEC ; 18 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 also be included.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
MTWTh     09:00AM-09:50AM LEC R.Knable             SCC MAIN PAC 109         16509 
Textbook
MTWTh     09:50AM-10:05AM LAB R.Knable             SCC MAIN PAC 109           
On-Campus

MW        06:00PM-08:05PM LEC M.Goldsmith          SCC MAIN PAC 116         16511 Textbook
MW        08:15PM-08:45PM LAB M.Goldsmith          SCC MAIN PAC 116           
On-Campus


MUFHL 401    Music Theory    4 Units

Prerequisite: MUFHL 400 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course is a study of intermediate level harmony (triads, seventh chords, secondary dominants, and modulation), part writing, and small forms in classical and commercial music. It includes the continued development of keyboard, dictation, and sight-singing skills. Short composition assignments are also included.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
MTWTh     10:30AM-11:20AM LEC R.Knable             SCC MAIN PAC 109         16513 
Textbook
MTWTh     11:20AM-11:35AM LAB R.Knable             SCC MAIN PAC 109           
On-Campus

MW        06:00PM-08:05PM LEC M.Goldsmith          SCC MAIN PAC 116         16515 Textbook
MW        08:15PM-08:45PM LAB M.Goldsmith          SCC MAIN PAC 116           
On-Campus


MUFHL 410    Advanced Music Theory    4 Units

Prerequisite: MUFHL 401 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course is a study of advanced level, chromatic harmony (secondary dominants and leading tone sevenths, borrowed, Neapolitan, and augmented 6th chords), and small instrumental and vocal forms in classical and commercial styles. It includes the continued development of keyboard, dictation, and sight-singing skills. Short composition assignments are also included.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
MTWTh     10:30AM-11:20AM LEC R.Knable             SCC MAIN PAC 109         16517 
Textbook
MTWTh     11:20AM-11:35AM LAB R.Knable             SCC MAIN PAC 109           
On-Campus

MW        06:00PM-08:05PM LEC M.Goldsmith          SCC MAIN PAC 116         16519 Textbook
MW        08:15PM-08:45PM LAB M.Goldsmith          SCC MAIN PAC 116           
On-Campus


MUFHL 411    Advanced Music Theory    4 Units

Prerequisite: MUFHL 410 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course is a study of more advanced chromatic harmony, extended harmonic structures, and modern techniques such as quartal harmony and synthetic scales. It includes the continued development of keyboard, dictation, and sight-singing skills. Short composition assignments are also included.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
MTWTh     10:30AM-11:20AM LEC R.Knable             SCC MAIN PAC 109         16521 
Textbook
MTWTh     11:20AM-11:35AM LAB R.Knable             SCC MAIN PAC 109           
On-Campus

MW        06:00PM-08:05PM LEC M.Goldsmith          SCC MAIN PAC 116         16523 Textbook
MW        08:15PM-08:45PM LAB M.Goldsmith          SCC MAIN PAC 116           
On-Campus


MUFHL 481    Survey of Music History and Literature - Honors    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Enrollment Limitation: Eligibility for the Honors Program
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of Western classical music from the time of Greek antiquity through the Baroque period (ca. 1750). Students use listening exercises, source readings, and group projects 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. This course meets the music history (MUFHL 310) requirement for music majors. This honors section leads the student through an intensive and scholarly approach to the subject matter in a seminar environment and uses an intensive instructional methodology designed to challenge motivated students.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC R.Knable             SCC MAIN PAC 116         17651 
Textbook
On-Campus

Fall 2012 Class Schedule

Updated: January 10, 2013