House Bill 2504 Spring 2011 Course Syllabus MUSC-2211-01 (Comm Mus Sight Sing-Ear II)
Spring 2011 Course Syllabus
MUSC-2211-01 (Comm Mus Sight Sing-Ear II)
|Instructor||Wallace, Jon-Michael Tromblee|
|Course ID #||10432|
|Course Title||Comm Mus Sight Sing-Ear II|
|Course Description||Introduction to basic aural, visual, and vocal experiences in dictation and singing at sight with emphasis on identification of chord progression, motion, and melody/harmony relationship of popular music|
Must be enrolled in MUSC 1213 simultaneously or have completed
1. A New Approach to Sight Singing (4th Edition)
Author: Berkowitz, Fontrier, Kraft
2. Music for Ear Training (3rd Edition)
Author: Horvit, Koozin, Nelson
|Attendance Policy||Research has shown a cause and effect relationship between attendance and college success. You get one "free" absence before your lates/absences start to count against your grade in the Attendance category. After that, each absence deducts 5% of your attendance grade. Three lates = one absence. No exceptions. Attendance will be taken at the beginning of each class, a record will be kept, and you will be updated at midterm regarding your progress in this area|
|Determination of Final Grade||
Attendance 20%, Homework 20%, Quizzes 20%, Tests 20%, Final 20%
Attendance/Participation: Attendance for this class is mandatory and does affect class semester grades. You get one "free" absence before your lates/absences start to count against your grade in the Attendance category. After that, each absence deducts 5% of your attendance grade. Three lates = one absence. No exceptions. Attendance will be taken at the beginning of each class, a record will be kept, and you will be updated at midterm regarding your progress in this area.
Homework: Assignments will be given weekly from the Music for Ear Training book. All assignments are due at the beginning of class on Friday. No assignment will be accepted late without a written doctor's excuse. You are responsible for the work assigned in class even if you are absent.
Quizzes: Quizzes will consist of assigned singing passages from the A New Approach to Sight Singing book, as well as written dictation testing the abilities covered in the homework. Quizzes will be announced before they are given. There will be no make-up quizzes without prior consent from the instructor.
Tests: There will be 2 Exams given over the course of the semester. These will cover all material assigned in class and all homework assigned.
Final: Students will be asked to perform a prepared sightsinging piece. Also the written final will cover all information covered over the course of the semester.
Final Exam: Final exam/proficiency for this class is held during the week of finals. ATTENDANCE IS MANDATORY.
As this course is a part of a workforce development program, certain additional requirements are expected from students enrolled in the class. These include mandatory attendance, punctuality, courteous and respectful conduct towards everyone in the classroom, and the expectation that a student will apply themselves to the best of their abilities. All of these qualities are to be expected in a professional workplace and are therefore also expected in this class.
|Final Exam Date||May 16, 2011 - 10:00 AM|
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