Theory I

MUS 151
4 (Fee Required)
Grade of C or better in MUS 111 Fundamentals of Music.

Dealing with the basic elements for the development of musicianship, Theory I includes the study of: (1) triad building; (2) part-writing; (3) dominant and secondary dominant sevenths and their inversions; (4) non-harmonic tones; (5) construction of four-part chords; (6) chord progressions; and (7) melodic composition.