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Courses - Spring 2024
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02/23/2024 at 10:30 PM
MUSC240
Elements of Music Composition for Non-Majors
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: MUSC 140, or by permission of instructor.
Recommended: Ability to read music on a grand staff (treble and bass clef).
Restriction: Must not be in any of the following programs: (Music (Professional Program); Music Education).
Credit only granted for: MUSC240 or HONR218M.
Formerly: HONR218M.
Emphasizes learning concepts and techniques of music composition through the study of music theory and structure used in both classical and popular music forms. Students will compose music using computer assisted and composition tools. These tools include cloud based digital audio workstations and music notation programs. Compositions will be written in these musical styles but not limited to classical, jazz, and popular. Students will also explore methods of sharing their compositions on various digital platforms.