Schedule of Classes Course Description

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: MUS                                     Course Number: 202                                    
Course Title: Songwriting
Subject: Music
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


This course is an introduction to song writing in particular, and musical composition in general. It is a studio course designed to develop the student?s ability to create and notate melodies, set words to music, employ basic harmonic techniques, and use short vocal and instrumental forms. Students? works will be performed by the class.

Prerequisite: ENG 101, MUS 102
Start Date:    09/26/2011                         End Date: