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2022-2023 University Catalog 
2022-2023 University Catalog [Archived Catalogue]

MUSC 104 Fundamental Music Theory I

3 credits 45.0 hours
100 level undergraduate course

Fundamental Music Theory I is the first in a sequence of courses designed to familiarize the student with fundamental aspects of music theory including the basics of music notation in treble and bass clefs, the study of scales, intervals, chords of various types, and diatonic harmonic progression in major keys. Students are introduced to the piano keyboard and use it as a source for the visualization of harmonic and melodic structure. Theory Placement Test required. This course assumes no foundation in music literacy.

Priority enrollment to majors in the School of Music.
This course is not repeatable for credit.