Aug 12, 2022  
2020-2021 Lane Community College Catalog 
2020-2021 Lane Community College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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MUS 101 - Music Fundamentals

3 Credit(s)

This course provides the student an opportunity to develop a working knowledge of the elements of music. Students learn the basic skills needed to read, write, analyze, and compose simple music. Students may find it helpful to take Group Piano MUS 131  or Group Guitar MUS 137  concurrently. This course prepares one for MUS 111 - Music Theory 1 (First Term) . May be offered online.

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  1. Identify and demonstrate knowledge of fundamental elements of music theory in treble and bass clef including pitches, key signatures, and time signatures. (CLO 1.3, 1.5, 5.2)
  2. Demonstrate ability to read and notate simple rhythms. (CLO 4.2, 5.1)
  3. Identify and demonstrate knowledge of scales, triads, seventh chords, and simple chord progressions. (CLO 3.1, 5.2)

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