MUSL101 Secondary Lessons

Department of The Arts: Music

I. Course Number and Title
MUSL101 Secondary Lessons
II. Number of Credits
1 credit
III. Minimum Number of Instructional Minutes Per Semester
IV. Prerequisites
Audition, Departmental Placement Exam, Enrollment in Music Transfer major (curriculum code: 1019) and permission of the Department of the Arts
V. Other Pertinent Information
Students meet with an instructor for a weekly 25-minute lesson. There is a music lesson fee for this course. Secondary lessons by definition are lessons in an instrument other than the one studied in MUSL111, MUSL112, MUSL211, and MUSL212. This course is repeatable once.
VI. Catalog Course Description
MUSL101 is private applied instruction at the Secondary Lesson level. Students develop technical competency, learn representative musical repertoire, and advance performance skills in their secondary area of emphasis.
VII. Required Course Content and Direction
  1. Learning Goals:

    1. Course
    2. Students will:
      1. perform musical repertoire competently in a solo environment on an instrument other than their primary one.

    3. Core (if applicable)
    4. This course is not included in the Core.
  2. Planned Sequence of Topics and/or Learning Activities:

    1. perform assigned repertoire and technical exercises
    2. apply instructor's recommendations to improve performance of assigned repertoire
  3. Assessment Methods for Core Learning Goals:

    1. Course
    2. Students are evaluated on a weekly basis with respect to development of technique and musicality. Students must successfully perform selected repertoire and technical studies before an instructor at the final lesson.

    3. Core (if applicable)
    4. This course is not included in the Core.
  4. Reference, Resource, or Learning Materials to be used by Students:

    See Course format for individually selected musical repertoire and technical studies.
VIII. Teaching Methods Employed
Section VIII is not being used in new and revised syllabi as of 12/10/08.

Review/Approval Date - 1/96; Updated 2/06; Revised 3/2010