Preparatory Music Theory 2 is the second of a two-course sequence that introduces beginners to music rudiments and the basics of music theory. In level 2 students continue to learn and increase fluency in the fundamentals of reading and writing music notation. New Music Theory topics include setting words to music; rhythmic, melodic, and harmonic cadences; reading and writing pitches in C-clefs, compound intervals, phrase structure, basic harmonic analysis in different musical idioms.
Course code: MUSC 1033
Length: 45.0 hours
PrerequisitesMUSC 1013 or equivalent.
CorequisitesIt is highly recommended (but not required) that students also take MUSC 1031 Preparatory Musicianship 2 and MUSC 1064 Preparatory Class Piano 2 concurrently.
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.