Applied Music - Organ

Course Code: MVK 1213-2223

Credit Hours: 1

Effective beginning: Fall 2020


Course Description:
A course in applied music instruction is offered in voice, piano, and other instruments for non-music majors. Private instruction for the music major is offered in his or her secondary instrument and/or voice. Credit will depend upon successful completion of course requirements. Private instruction for non-music majors requires that they also be enrolled in at least one other course on campus. This does not apply to dual enrollment or early admission students. Private instruction consists of one half hour lesson per week. Credit will be granted four times for each course. 1 semester hour credit per semester.

Course Details


There is no prerequisite for MVK 1213, but it is a prerequisite for MVK 2223. Courses must be taken in sequence.


Dr. Christine Yoshikawa
Office: H127 


Required textbooks/ course materials:

Literature appropriate to the level of challenge will be assigned on an individual basis.  Music must be purchased within two (2) weeks after semester assignments.


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 learning outcomes:

Course-level Student Learning ObjectivesDiscipline-Specific 
Learning Outcomes
Assessment Methods
Demonstrate rhythmic control. H3 Behavioral Observation, Skills Performance
Demonstrate technique. H3  
Use appropriate musical style characteristics. H1, H2, H3  
Perform music literature. H1, H2, H3  


Means of accomplishing learning outcomes:

The student in applied lessons learns by guidance from the teacher by learning varied repertoire, and regularly practicing the concepts presented. 


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