MUN1370-2371-2372

Show Choir

Course Code: MUN1370-2371-2372

Credit Hours: 2

Effective beginning: Fall 2020

 

Course Description:
A study of the fundamental techniques and principles of integrating dance, voice, music and acting into a performance show choir ensemble. Training in voice, choreography, character interpretation and personality presentation is covered. Membership open to all part-time or full-time students on credit or noncredit basis. Public performances scheduled at frequent intervals throughout the year. May be repeated up to a maximum of 4 times for credit.

Course Details

Prerequisites:

Audition or consent of department.

Instructors:

Angie White
Office: H107
whitea@chipola.edu

Dr. Josh Martin
Office: H125
martinj@chipola.edu

 

Required textbooks/ course materials:

Textbooks and instructional supplies will be provided.

 

Assignment/course outline:

See your Instructor First Day Handout for individual instructor assignment schedule.

 

Discipline-level learning outcomes:

Area 5: Humanities

College-Level Competency: Interpret, evaluate, and appreciate works of human culture

H-1      Compare works of the humanities (art, philosophy, architecture, literature, film, theatre and/or music) in various cultures or literary movements

H-2      Analyze artistic expressions (art, philosophy, architecture, literature, film, theatre and/or music)

H-3      Communicate informed responses to works of the humanities (art, philosophy, architecture, literature, film, theatre and/or music)

H-4      Explain thematic connections among works of the humanities (art, philosophy, architecture, literature, film, theatre and/or music)

 

Music Studies Competency: Compare, analyze, appreciate and demonstrate works of music while applying foundational knowledge and skills; including the ability to work independently and collaboratively to prepare performances at the highest possible level.

Mu-1   Create new works of music

 

Course-level Student Learning ObjectivesDiscipline-Specific 
Learning Outcomes
Assessment Methods
Perform choral literature of diverse musical styles. H1, H2, H3 Skills Demonstration, Skills Performance, Behavioral Observation
Interpret musical phrasing and expression appropriately. H2, H3  
Perform appropriate group choreography. H3  

 

Rehearsals will include sight-reading of selected music, singing with accompaniment and a cappella, choreography, staging, as well as sectional rehearsals.

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