Subject: Music
Credit units: 3
Offered: Either Term 1 or Term 2
Weekly hours: 3 Lecture hours
College: Arts and Science
Department: Music


Introduction to the basic parameters of music including notation, rhythm, intervals, melody, scales, key signatures; aural and written comprehension of the above rudiments. This course could provide foundational material for the music theory sequence.

Note: Sometimes offered as a web-based class. In this case, online materials are used and there are no scheduled lectures. Students majoring in music cannot take this course for credit. Students intending to major in music may take this course as a prerequisite for first year music courses if they do not pass the Theory Placement Exam. Students with credit for MUS 100 cannot receive credit for this course.

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