2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
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2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

FPA 259 - Music Theory

This course examines the mechanics of music and how to understand and work with them.  Fundamentals skills such as notation, scales, chords and melody will be studied leading to the composition of an original melody and the harmonizing of it.  An understanding of the establishment and changes in music theory through the course of music history will be covered as well as experience attending and writing about a concert. Work is conducted through class lecture, discussion and group work, online drills, class presentation and regular homework assignments.
Credits: 3