Mar 27, 2023  
Course/Program Inventory 
Course/Program Inventory

MUS 1058 - Ear Training 1

Credit hours: 1

Prerequisites: MUS 1002 (Fundamentals of Music Theory) or satisfactory score on the theory placement exam

Corequisites: MUS 1057

Course Description:
This course will provide Intensive training to develop elementary music reading and aural skills through sight-singing and dictation. This course should be taken concurrently with MUS 1057. 

Student Learning Outcomes:
Students will be able:

  1. Identify major, minor, augmented, and diminished intervals audibly;
  2. Sing diatonic melodies in major keys using moveable “Do” solfege;
  3. Perform rhythmic studies, including counting aloud, clapping one and two lines of rhythms together as a group and individually;
  4. Sight-read rhythms;
  5. Utilize basic conducting patterns in simple meters while singing;
  6. Write out simple rhythmic dictation.