Fundamentals of Music Theory   [Archived Catalog]
2017-2018 Academic Catalog

MUS 170 - Fundamentals of Music Theory

The study of basic musical elements including scales, key signatures, intervals, note values, and meter. Instruction will include beginning sight singing and ear training. No previous musical training is necessary. Does not count toward a major or minor in music. Students must earn a grade of "B" or better in MUS 170  to enroll in MUS 171 .

Prerequisite(s): Prerequisite: Entering music students must take the Theory Entrance Examination and Piano Placement Examination. Please come by the music office to take these exams.

Credit Hours: 3

Term Offered: Fall