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Classes meet six weeks unless otherwise indicated.

41 Courses/Sections found for Summer 2016     (Each listing represents a different section.)
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Course IDCourse TitleUnits
CRN # Course Activity Time Days Instructor Location

MUS 1INTRODUCTION TO MUSIC4 Units
A study of Western music and its place in civilization. Selected listening and readings from the masterpieces of music of Europe and the Western Hemisphere with an emphasis on methods of comprehension, listening techniques, the elements of music, primary musical forms, and a wide range of concert repertoire. Includes a study of how social, political, philosophical, and other artistic developments outside of music influenced compositional thinking and how these were integrated into the different periods of Western musical history. A variety of media consisting of slides, videos, recordings, and lecture will be used. Live performance used when possible.
4 hours lecture, 1 hour laboratory. (60 hours total per quarter.)
10415• MUS -001.-01W LaboratoryTBATBASHEA, LINDAONLINE
  Lecture TBATBASHEA, LINDAONLINE
Class runs from - . MUS -001-01W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to Course Information at foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin. Course meets UC/CSU Arts & Humanities transfer requirements (IGETC) and CSU Area General Ed Requirements. Also meets Foothill's Humanities requirement for General Education for the AS/AA degree.
10125• MUS -001.-02W LaboratoryTBATBABENKMAN, NOELONLINE
  Lecture TBATBABENKMAN, NOELONLINE
Class runs from - . MUS -001.-02W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin. Course meets UC/CSU Arts & Humanities transfer requirements (IGETC) and CSU Area General Ed Requirements. Also meets Foothill's Humanities requirement for General Education for the AS/AA degree.
10265• MUS -001.-03W LectureTBATBABENKMAN, NOELONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBABENKMAN, NOELONLINE
Class runs from - . MUS -001-03W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to Course Information at foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin. Course meets UC/CSU Arts & Humanities transfer requirements (IGETC) and CSU Area General Ed Requirements. Also meets Foothill's Humanities requirement for General Education for the AS/AA degree.

MUS 2DWORLD MUSIC: ROOTS TO CONTEMPORARY GLOBAL FUSION5 Units
A survey of world music styles from their roots in the ethnic traditions of a specific culture through their evolution into new forms that retain vitality and relevance in contemporary society. Traces the elements that make each style distinctive from a purely musical perspective as well as the social, historical, and cultural context that shaped each style's development. Styles include salsa, reggae, rai, Celtic, fado, flamenco, South African Township, Bollywood filmi, and more.
4 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory. (84 hours total per quarter.)
10692• MUS -002D-01W LectureTBATBABARKLEY, ELIZABETHONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBABARKLEY, ELIZABETHONLINE
Class runs from - . MUS -002D-01W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin. Course meets UC/CSU Arts & Humanities transfer requirements (IGETC) and CSU Area General Ed Requirements.

MUS 3ABEGINNING MUSIC THEORY, LITERATURE & COMPOSITION5 Units
Introduction to the fundamentals of music and their application to composition and music literature. Notation, scales, intervals, triads, and their use in basic composition. Includes a study of how social, political, philosophical, and other artistic developments outside of music influenced compositional thinking and how these were integrated into the Baroque period of Western musical theory.
5 hours lecture, 1 hour laboratory. (72 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: MUS 12A strongly recommended.
10179• MUS -003A-01W LectureTBATBACRATTY, WILLIAMONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBACRATTY, WILLIAMONLINE
Class runs from - . MUS -003A-01W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin. Course meets UC/CSU Arts & Humanities transfer requirements (IGETC) and CSU Area General Ed Requirements.

MUS 8MUSIC OF MULTICULTURAL AMERICA5 Units
A comparative and integrative study of the multicultural musical styles of the United States, this class explores the musics of Native Americans, European Americans, African Americans, Chicano/Latino Americans, and Asian Americans from their historical roots to the present. It includes a wide variety of musical styles such as Folk, Spirituals, Gospel, Soul, Blues, Jazz, Cajun, Zydeco, Salsa, Tejano, Hip-Hop and Rap. Students will look at these musical traditions from a technical and a cultural perspective as they develop listening and descriptive skills.
4 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory. (84 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in MUS 8H.
10694• MUS -008.-01W LectureTBATBABARKLEY, ELIZABETHONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBABARKLEY, ELIZABETHONLINE
Class runs from - . MUS -008.-01W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin. This four-week course is taught by an instructional team led by Dr. Elizabeth Barkley. Meets UC Berkeley American Cultures requirement and Foothill College general education graduation requirement in United States Cultures and Communities.
10786• MUS -008.-02W LaboratoryTBATBACAREY, MILISSAONLINE
  Lecture TBATBACAREY, MILISSAONLINE
Class runs from - . MUS -008.-02W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin. This four-week course is taught by an instructional team led by Dr. Elizabeth Barkley. Meets UC Berkeley American Cultures requirement and Foothill College general education graduation requirement in United States Cultures and Communities.

MUS 9AMUSIC & MEDIA: EDISON TO HENDRIX4 Units
Introductory study of the history and development of popular music from the inception of recording through the first televised performances of the Beatles in the U.S. Development of media delivery including recording, radio, television, and how those delivery systems changed both the content of music, and its use by the public. The influence of media on the development of styles such as jazz, swing, country, rockabilly and rock and roll, including societal changes brought about by media delivery of music and how it became associated with graphic imagery such as television and cinema.
4 hours lecture, 1 hour laboratory. (60 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in MUS 85 or 85A.
10181• MUS -009A-01W LectureTBATBAWELLER, SUZANNEONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBAWELLER, SUZANNEONLINE
Class runs from - . MUS -009A-01W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin.

MUS 9BMUSIC & MEDIA: HENDRIX TO HIP-HOP4 Units
Introductory study of the history and development of popular music from 1964 through the present in the U.S. The class will examine the development of media delivery systems after The Beatles' first appearances on television through the growth of rock and alternative styles. Styles and artist to be studied are such as punk, ska, the rebirth of country music and the rise of hip hop culture, examining artists such as Jimi Hendrix, Pink Floyd, David Bowie, Frank Zappa, Prince, The Police, Chuck D. and others. The class will study the development and growth of music videos as an art form and the delivery/promotional systems developed for them such as MTV.
4 hours lecture, 1 hour laboratory. (60 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in MUS 85B.
10182• MUS -009B-01W LaboratoryTBATBAKUEHNL, ERICONLINE
  Lecture TBATBAKUEHNL, ERICONLINE
Class runs from - . MUS -009B-01W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin.
10693• MUS -009B-02W LaboratoryTBATBAKUEHNL, ERICONLINE
  Lecture TBATBAKUEHNL, ERICONLINE
Class runs from - .

MUS 10MUSIC FUNDAMENTALS4 Units
Beginning theory course where the basic elements of musicianship and harmony are explored through lecture, listening, and written assignments. Rudiments of music like pitch, rhythm, harmony, style, and form will be examined as rock and roll is analyzed through classical music theory.
4 hours lecture, 1 hour laboratory. (60 hours total per quarter.)
10096• MUS -010.-01W LectureTBATBASULT, MICHAELONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBASULT, MICHAELONLINE
Class runs from - . MUS -010.-01W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin. Course meets UC/CSU Arts & Humanities transfer requirements (IGETC) and CSU Area General Ed Requirements.
10035• MUS -010.-02W LectureTBATBASULT, MICHAELONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBASULT, MICHAELONLINE
Class runs from - . MUS -010.-02W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin. Course meets UC/CSU Arts & Humanities transfer requirements (IGETC) and CSU Area General Ed Requirements.
10419• MUS -010.-03W LectureTBATBACRATTY, WILLIAMONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBACRATTY, WILLIAMONLINE
Class runs from - . MUS -010.-03W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin. Course meets UC/CSU Arts & Humanities transfer requirements (IGETC) and CSU Area General Ed Requirements.

MUS 11AJAZZ & SWING4 Units
History and analysis of jazz styles and trends from the development of Ragtime to 1969. An introduction to the instruments, performers, composers, compositions and recordings that defined jazz before the introduction of rock as the primary commercial music style in the US. Presentation of jazz and swing recordings, videos and print resources. Major artists include Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, Benny Goodman, Glenn Miller, Lionel Hampton, Count Basie, Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Miles Davis, Sonny Rollins, Charles Mingus and John Coltrane. Style periods include Early ('Dixieland'), Big Band, Jump, Swing, Bebop, Hard Bop, Cool, Modal, and Avant-Garde Jazz.
4 hours lecture, 1 hour laboratory. (60 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in MUS 64A.
10095• MUS -011A-01W LectureTBATBAWELLER, SUZANNEONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBAWELLER, SUZANNEONLINE
Class runs from - . MUS -011A-01W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin.

MUS 11BFUNK, FUSION & HIP-HOP4 Units
History and analysis of funk, fusion and Hip-Hop styles from 1969 to the present. An introduction to the instruments, performers, composers, compositions and recordings that defined/define funk, fusion & Hip-Hop from the collapse of traditional jazz and the introduction of funk and jazz fusion to the present. Presentation of recordings, videos and print resources. Major artists include Miles Davis, Herbie Hancock, James Brown, Sly Stone, Weather Report, Wayne Shorter, George Clinton and P-Funk, Jaco Pastorius, Pat Metheny, Grandmaster Flash, Africa Bambaataa, Chuck D. and Dr. Dre. Style periods include Early Jazz Fusion, Early Funk, East Bay Funk, Groove and Smooth Jazz, Modern Fusion, Early Hip-Hop and Commercial Rap.
4 hours lecture, 1 hour laboratory. (60 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Not open to students with credit in MUS 64B.
10249• MUS -011B-01W LaboratoryTBATBAANDERSON, MARKONLINE
  Lecture TBATBAANDERSON, MARKONLINE
Class runs from - . MUS -011B-01W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin.
10979• MUS -011B-02W LectureTBATBAANDERSON, MARKONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBAANDERSON, MARKONLINE
Class runs from - . MUS -011B-02W: Offered via Internet. After registering, you must refer to course descriptions at foothill.edu/fga/ for information on how to begin.

MUS 11EHISTORY OF ELECTRONIC MUSIC: 1970-PRESENT4 Units
The impact of emerging electronic music styles on instrument development, recording technology and popular culture in the late 20th and early 21st centuries. Incorporation of electronic music and instruments in new music, television & film soundtracks and live performance, creating a market for the development and sales of portable music synthesizers. Analysis of the impact of emerging musical styles including ambient, techno and trance on the composition of contemporary music and youth culture. Comparison of analog and digital music synthesis techniques in the recording and performance of electronic music. Advances in computer technology in relation to the compositional needs of the emerging electronic musical styles. Students will analyze historically significant electronic works from experimental academic compositions to popular music from the era.
4 hours lecture, 1 hour laboratory. (60 hours total per quarter.)
10954• MUS -011E-01W LectureTBATBAGOLDFARB, EDWARDONLINE
  Laboratory TBATBAGOLDFARB, EDWARDONLINE
Class runs from - .

MUS 12ABEGINNING CLASS PIANO2 Units
Group instruction in piano for those with no previous training. Emphasis is on finger technique, note reading, and performance of simple piano literature. For music majors as well as the general student.
2 hours lecture, 1 hour laboratory. (36 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in MUS 10; this course is included in the Piano Class Applied Performance family of activity courses.
10720 MUS -012A-01Q Laboratory12:00 PM-01:05 PMMWLIN, CHIA1402
  Lecture 10:00 AM-11:50 AMMWLIN, CHIA1402
Class runs from - .

MUS 12BINTERMEDIATE CLASS PIANO2 Units
Continuation of MUS 12A with increased emphasis on independence of hands, proper hand position, building repertoire in different genres, variety in rhythmic figurations and articulation.
2 hours lecture, 1 hour laboratory. (36 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: MUS 12A or equivalent skills; this course is included in the Piano Class Applied Performance family of activity courses.
10721 MUS -012B-01Q Lecture10:00 AM-11:50 AMMWLIN, CHIA1402
  Laboratory 12:00 PM-01:05 PMMWLIN, CHIA1402
Class runs from - .

MUS 12CADVANCED CLASS PIANO2 Units
Continuation of MUS 12B with greater emphasis on building a repertoire, varied styles of performance, and ensemble playing.
2 hours lecture, 1 hour laboratory. (36 hours total per quarter.)
Advisory: MUS 12B or equivalent skills; this course is included in the Piano Class Applied Performance family of activity courses.
10722 MUS -012C-01Q Laboratory12:00 PM-01:05 PMMWLIN, CHIA1402
  Lecture 10:00 AM-11:50 AMMWLIN, CHIA1402
Class runs from - .

MUS 71RINDEPENDENT STUDY IN MUSIC/MUSIC TECHNOLOGY2 Units
Provides an opportunity for the student to expand their studies in Music or Music Technology beyond the classroom by completing a project or an assignment arranged by agreement between the student and instructor. The student is required to contract with the instructor to determine the scope of assignment and the unit value assigned for successful completion. Students may take a maximum of 6 units of Independent Study per department.
6 hours laboratory per week. (72 hours total per quarter.)
10967 MUS -071R-01 LectureTBATBAGOLDFARB, EDWARDTBA
Class runs from - . Students must complete an Independent Study Contract form with the instructor after the beginning of the quarter. Please contact the instructor on the first day of class for more details. Instructor contact information can be found at www.foothill.edu/fa

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