Music Theory 1

Course Description

Harmonic progression; chords of 1st and 2nd inversion will be the format of this course. Phrase structure and cadences will be introduced. Technique of harmonization and non-harmonic tones will be explored.


(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)

  • A basic knowledge of scales, key signatures, intervals and triads.

Course Competencies

Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Read music fundamentals.
  • Write music fundamentals.
  • Demonstrate increased speed in reading and writing music fundamentals throughout the course.
  • Partwrite in root position.
  • Partwrite using inversions.
  • Construct seventh chords in all forms and inversions.
  • Harmonize a chorale-like melody.
  • Partwrite non-harmonic tones.
  • Analyze the harmonic content of music excerpts.

Course Schedule

        No of Weeks   Begins   
 CourseSectionCourse TitleModeCredit HoursInstructorsFeeSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusDays-Time-Room

Fall; 2015; MUSIC; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 08/31/2015

 153141839Music Theory 1 3Polot B 7/20/0Open
M W 08:00AM-09:20AMF300

Note: This schedule updates once every 24 hours. Please reference WebAdvisor for current status.

to Top