Schedule of Classes Course Description

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: MUS                                     Course Number: 102                                    
Course Title: The Language of Music
Subject: Music
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


This course introduces students to the nonverbal language used by musicians around the world to read, write, and listen. Students will learn to express themselves musically using music notation and applying the basic principles of music theory. The course includes exercises in reading and composing vocal and instrumental music and practice in ear training. Previous musical training is not required.

General Education:
  • Meets General Education Category
    • Cultural Studies: Fine Arts

  • for Degrees in:
    • All Bach (All Undergraduate Degrees)

Start Date:    04/30/2013                         End Date: