Foothill CollegeApproved Course Outlines

Fine Arts and Communication Division
MUS 150MUSIC LABORATORYSummer 2014
1.5 hours laboratory for each half unit of credit,.5 Units

Total Quarter Learning Hours: 18 (Total of All Lecture, Lecture/Lab, and Lab hours X 12)
 
 Lecture Hours: Lab Hours: 1.5 Lecture/Lab:
 Note: If Lab hours are specified, see item 10. Lab Content below.

Repeatability -
Statement: Not Repeatable.

Status -
 Course Status: InactiveGrading: Letter Grade with P/NP option
 Degree Status: Non-ApplicableCredit Status: Credit
 Degree or Certificate Requirement: Stand Alone Course
 GE Status: Non-GE

Articulation Office Information -
 Transferability: NoneValidation: 6/17/09

1. Description -
Supervised activities in musical skills and materials related to music courses in which students are currently enrolled.
Prerequisite: None
Co-requisite: None
Advisory: None

2. Course Objectives -
The student will be able to:
  1. study independently prepared materials to increase skills and concepts.
  2. refine and improve specific skills being taught in each music course in which they are currently enrolled, e.g., skills in sightsinging, dictation, and aural recognition of music literature.
3. Special Facilities and/or Equipment -
Studio or laboratory with necessary equipment for study and practice, including computer workstations and appropriate software and MIDI-capable keyboards, appropriately equipped listening laboratory with collection of phonographs, compact discs, and cassettes, and piano-equipped practice rooms.

4. Course Content (Body of knowledge) -
This course of study emphasizes student self-pacing through programmed materials. These programmed materials may include one or more of the following activities:
  1. Supervised practice in sight singing.
  2. Supervised practice in rhythmic, melodic, and harmonic dictation.
  3. Supervised practice in aural identification of music literature.
  4. Supervised practice in computer-assisted-instruction (CAI)
  5. Supervised practice in using computer-based music notation and performance software.
5. Repeatability - Moved to header area.
 
6. Methods of Evaluation -
Student self-evaluation with periodic teacher examination.
7. Representative Text(s) -
None

8. Disciplines -
Commercial Music
Music
 
9. Method of Instruction -
Laboratory,
 
10. Lab Content -
Creation of original musical works, supervised rehearsal of other works by instrument.
 
11. Honors Description - No longer used. Integrated into main description section.
 
12. Types and/or Examples of Required Reading, Writing and Outside of Class Assignments -
Not applicable.
13. Need/Justification - No content


Course status: Inactive
Last updated: 2014-02-26 19:05:45


Foothill CollegeApproved Course Outlines