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Effective Status:

Active

Effective Term:

New: 1079 - Fall 2007

Old: 1055 - Summer 2005

Course:

MUS 3071

Institution:

UMNMO - Morris

Career:

UGRD

College:

MDHU - Division of Humanities

Department:

233 - UMM-Humanities, Div of-Adm

 

General

 

Course Title Short:

CE: Seminar in Composition

Course Title Long:

CE: Seminar in Composition

Max-Min Credits

for Course:

4.0 to 4.0 credit(s)

Catalog

Description:

A practical opportunity for students at differing ability levels to study compositional techniques through pre-existing works and apply those techniques in a variety of compositional projects in different mediums. Discussion of instrument ranges; orchestrational techniques; score study; listening to scores; study of forms, including fugues, sonata form, ternary, rondo, minuet, and scherzo; rhythm; melody; and harmonic rhythm. Students compose and perform an original composition.   

Additional Course

Information

(for catalog

production):

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Grading Basis:

Stdnt Opt

Honors Course:

No

Delivery Mode(s):

Classroom

Years most

frequently offered:

Other frequency

Term(s) most

frequently offered:

Summer

Component 1:

SEM (with final exam)

Auto-Enroll

Course:

No

Graded

Component:

SEM

Academic

Progress Units:

Not allowed to bypass limits.

4.0 credit(s)

Financial Aid

Progress Units:

Not allowed to bypass limits.

4.0 credit(s)

Repetition of

Course:

Allow up to 2 repetition(s) totalling up to 8.0 credit(s).

Course

Prerequisites

for Catalog:

1101, major or minor, or #

Course

Equivalency:

No course equivalencies

Consent

Requirement:

No required consent

Enforced

Prerequisites:

(course-based or

non-course-based)

No prerequisites

Editor Comments:

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Proposal Changes:

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History Information:

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Assessment

and Goals:

Assessment:  Class participation, several small composition projects and a final project that includes an original composition performed for the seminar.  Goals:  Provide students, in both a seminar and private lesson setting, an opportunity to learn and apply new compositional techniques.

Rationale for

Changes or

Exceptions:

RATIONALE:  TO OFFER A SEMINAR-BASED COMPOSITION COURSE TO MUSIC MAJORS AND MINORS THAT EMPHASIZES COMPOSITIONAL TECHNIQUES OF PRE-EXISTING WORKS.

 

General Education

 

Faculty

Sponsor Name:

Music Faculty

Requirement

this course fulfills:

ART/P - ART/P Artistic Performance

 

Provisional

Approval:

New: Not requested

Old:  Received on Mar 10, 2005

Regular

Approval:

New:  Requested on Oct 24, 2006

Old: Not Requested

 

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