Spring 2016 Class Schedule (SCC)



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MUFHL 305    Music Appreciation    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better. 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.
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 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 to and enjoying music. No previous musical experience is required. (C-ID MUS 100)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC K.Poe                SCC MAIN PAC 113         16586 
Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC K.Poe                SCC MAIN PAC 113         17416 Textbook
On-Campus

MW        07:00PM-08:20PM LEC R.Wrenn              Davis Cntr Davis 108     19030 Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

TBA       TBA             LEC K.Poe                SCC MAIN Online          17417 Textbook
Online Class. Students must attend the orientation session on Saturday, January 16, 2016, 11:00 am - 12:30 pm in PAC 113.

TBA       TBA             LEC K.Poe                SCC MAIN Online          17224 Textbook
Online Class. Students must attend the orientation session on Saturday, January 16, 2016, 11:00 am - 12:30 pm in PAC 113.

TBA       TBA             LEC K.Poe                SCC MAIN Online          20621 Textbook
NEW SECTION - 20621 - as of 1/7/16
Online Class. Students must attend the orientation session on Saturday, January 16, 2016, 11:00 am - 12:30 pm in PAC 113.



MUFHL 309    Introduction to American Popular Music    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
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 historical styles including classic rock, hard rock, country, jazz, R & B, blues, Latin, rap, reggae, folk, 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, Jan 16-May 18
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC K.Poe                SCC MAIN PAC 113         16588 
Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC K.Shiflet            SCC MAIN PAC 113         17418 Textbook
On-Campus

TBA       TBA             LEC K.Shiflet            SCC MAIN Online          17815 Textbook
Online Class. Students must attend the orientation session on Saturday, January 16, 2016, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm in PAC 113.

TBA       TBA             LEC K.Shiflet            SCC MAIN Online          18525 Textbook
Online Class. Students must attend the orientation session on Saturday, January 16, 2016, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm in PAC 113.



MUFHL 311    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 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 of various eras to develop their own musical and artistic judgments. This course is required for General Music Majors.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC R.Knable             SCC MAIN PAC 116         17620 
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, Jan 16-May 18
TBA       TBA             LEC R.Knable             SCC MAIN Online          16587 
Textbook
Online Class. Students must attend the orientation on Saturday, January 16, 2016, 9:00 am - 11:00 am in 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, Jan 16-May 18
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC M.Crain              SCC MAIN PAC 116         17485 
Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC N.Lower              SCC MAIN PAC 116         17486 Textbook
On-Campus



MUFHL 321    Basic Musicianship    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed as a starting point for students with little to no musical experience. The course concentrates on reading and understanding (visually, aurally, and kinesthetically) music notation, texture, and form. Musical literacy, interpretation, and expression will be reinforced through ear training, sight-singing, melodic, harmonic, and rhythmic dictation.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
F         12:00PM-03:15PM LEC D.Paulson            SCC MAIN PAC 112         20274 
Textbook
On-Campus



MUFHL 330    World Music    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 and ESLW 320 with grades of "C" or better
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: Eight Week - Second, Mar 15-May 12
TTh       05:30PM-08:40PM LEC R.Wrenn              Davis Cntr Davis 214     20685 
Textbook
NEW SECTION - 20685 - as of 1/15/16
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LEC K.Shiflet            SCC MAIN PAC 113         17419 Textbook
On-Campus

TBA       TBA             LEC K.Shiflet            SCC MAIN Online          17487 Textbook
Online Class. Students must attend the orientation session on Saturday, January 16, 2016, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm in PAC 113.



MUFHL 400    Music Theory    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: MUIVI 345; with a grade of "C" or better. 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, Jan 16-May 18
MTWTh     09:00AM-09:50AM LEC R.Knable             SCC MAIN PAC 109         16765 
Textbook
MTWTh     09:50AM-10:05AM LAB R.Knable             SCC MAIN PAC 109           
On-Campus

M         05:30PM-08:00PM LEC M.Goldsmith          SCC MAIN PAC 116         16767 Textbook
W         05:30PM-07:00PM LEC M.Goldsmith          SCC MAIN PAC 116         16767 Textbook
W         07:10PM-08:00PM 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. (C-ID MUS 130)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
MTWTh     10:30AM-11:20AM LEC R.Knable             SCC MAIN PAC 109         16769 
Textbook
MTWTh     11:20AM-11:35AM LAB R.Knable             SCC MAIN PAC 109           
On-Campus

M         05:30PM-08:00PM LEC M.Goldsmith          SCC MAIN PAC 116         16771 Textbook
W         05:30PM-07:00PM LEC M.Goldsmith          SCC MAIN PAC 116         16771 Textbook
W         07:10PM-08:00PM 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. (C-ID MUS 140)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
MTWTh     10:30AM-11:20AM LEC R.Knable             SCC MAIN PAC 109         16773 
Textbook
MTWTh     11:20AM-11:35AM LAB R.Knable             SCC MAIN PAC 109           
On-Campus

M         05:30PM-08:00PM LEC M.Goldsmith          SCC MAIN PAC 116         16775 Textbook
W         05:30PM-07:00PM LEC M.Goldsmith          SCC MAIN PAC 116         16775 Textbook
W         07:10PM-08:00PM 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, synthetic scales, set theory, and serialism. It includes the continued development of keyboard, dictation, and sight-singing skills. Short composition assignments are also included. (C-ID MUS 150)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
MTWTh     10:30AM-11:20AM LEC R.Knable             SCC MAIN PAC 109         16777 
Textbook
MTWTh     11:20AM-11:35AM LAB R.Knable             SCC MAIN PAC 109           
On-Campus

M         05:30PM-08:00PM LEC M.Goldsmith          SCC MAIN PAC 116         16779 Textbook
W         05:30PM-07:00PM LEC M.Goldsmith          SCC MAIN PAC 116         16779 Textbook
W         07:10PM-08:00PM LAB M.Goldsmith          SCC MAIN PAC 116           
On-Campus



MUFHL 482    Survey of Music History and Literature (1750 to the present) - 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 18th century Enlightenment to the present. 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 requirement (MUFHL 311) 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, Jan 16-May 18
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC R.Knable             SCC MAIN PAC 116         17621 
Textbook
On-Campus



MUFHL 495    Independent Studies in Music Fundamentals/History and Literature    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course involves an individual student or small groups of students in study, research, or activities beyond the scope of regularly offered courses, pursuant to an agreement among college, faculty members, and students. Independent Studies in Music Fundamentals, History, and Literature offers students a chance to do research that is more typical of students in advanced music theory and history courses. UC transfer credit will be awarded only after the course has been evaluated by the enrolling UC campus. The units completed for this course cannot be counted towards the minimum 60 units required for admissions.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
TBA       TBA             LEC K.Poe                 TBA TBA                 20531 
Textbook
1 Unit - 18 hours lecture.
Instructor's consent is required to enroll.
On-Campus



Spring 2016 Class Schedule

Updated: June 16, 2016