Summer 2011 Class Schedule (SCC)



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MUFHL 305    Music Appreciation    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 100 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: Six Week - Middle, Jun 13-Jul 22
TBA       TBA             LEC K.Poe                SCC MAIN Online          13224 
Textbook
Online Class. Mandatory Orientation: Monday, June 13, 2011, 8:00 pm - 9:50 pm, room AUD 27.

TBA       TBA             LEC K.Poe                SCC MAIN Online          13222 Textbook
Online Class. Mandatory Orientation: Monday, June 13, 2011, 8:00 pm - 9:50 pm, room AUD 27.


MUFHL 309    Introduction to American Popular Music    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 100 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: Six Week - Middle, Jun 13-Jul 22
TBA       TBA             LEC K.Shiflet            SCC MAIN Online          14202 
Textbook
Online Class. Mandatory Orientation: June 13, 2011, 6:00 pm - 6:50 pm, AUD 27.


MUFHL 315    Jazz History    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 100 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: Six Week - Middle, Jun 13-Jul 22
TBA       TBA             LEC R.Knable             SCC MAIN Online          14717 
Textbook
Online Class. Mandatory Orientation: Thursday, June 9, 2011, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm, room AUD 27.


MUFHL 320    Exploring Music    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 100 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: Six Week - Middle, Jun 13-Jul 22
TBA       TBA             LEC R.Knable             SCC MAIN Online          13220 
Textbook
Online Class. Mandatory Orientation: Thursday, June 9, 2011, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm, room AUD 27.


MUFHL 330    World Music    3 Units

Prerequisite: ENGWR 50 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: Six Week - Middle, Jun 13-Jul 22
MTWTh     12:30PM-02:35PM LEC R.Wrenn              Davis Cntr Davis 104     13992 
Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1909 Galileo Court, Davis.

TBA       TBA             LEC K.Shiflet            SCC MAIN Online          14204 Textbook
Online Class. Mandatory Orientation: June 13, 2011, 7:00 pm - 7:50 pm, AUD 27.

Summer 2011 Class Schedule

Updated: August 16, 2011