Discipline of Music

Introduction to Music Fundamentals B

(MUSC106)

Aim: The module trains students to achieve proficiency in five competencies while relating them to diverse contexts: conventions of pitch organisation; measuring complex musical intervals; conventions in basic musical harmonisation; conventions in notating complex musical rhythms and metres; and conventions in musical performance directions.

Content: Scales/modes; complex intervals; triads/quartads; conventions of harmonisation; mixed metres; complex rhythmic patterns and syncopation; performance directions.

Assessment

Two tests (50%), one final examination (50%)

DP Requirements

Attendance at 80% of contact lectures as per register