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MTC 102 Theory of Music I
Credit Hours:  3
Effective Term: Fall 2017
SUN#: None
AGEC: None  
Credit Breakdown: 3 Lectures
Times for Credit: 1
Grading Option: A, B, C, D, F
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Description: Concepts of music theory taught through ear training and written work to include structure of tonality through Roman numeral analysis. Prerequisite: MTC100. Corequisite: MTC103. Recommended: MUP110 or MUP109P.

Prerequisites: MTC100

Corequisites: MTC103

Recommendations: MUP110 or MUP109P

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Knowledge Level) Label triads, seventh chords and their inversions using Roman numeral analysis.
2. (Comprehension Level) Interpret figured bass notation.
3. (Application Level) Demonstrate principles of correct doubling and voice leading.
4. (Analysis Level) Analyze cadences and their role within musical phrases.
5. (Knowledge Level) Identify/write non-harmonic tones.
6. (Analysis Level) Analyze progressive/retrogressive chord progressions and how secondary chords function within the structure.
7. (Synthesis Level) Formulate all principles of tonal harmony through harmonization techniques.
Internal/External Standards Accreditation
None