Course Description:A performance course in guitar for the beginning student. Instruction will include simple chords, rhythms, and a variety of accompaniment styles. Two class meetings per week. Course may be repeated for maximum credit of 2 semester hours.
Required textbooks/ course materials:
Mel Bay Presents The Complete Carcassi Guitar Method. Mel Bay & Joseph Castle, 1974. Mel Bay Publications, Inc. ISBN 9780871663788.
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 Objectives||Discipline-Specific |
|Demonstrate rhythmic control.||H3||Behavioral Observation, Jury, Recital, Skills Performance|
|Use appropriate musical style characteristics.||H1, H2, H3|
|Perform music literature.||H1, H2, H3|
Means of accomplishing learning outcomes:
Music will be assigned and concepts will be explained in class as each new unit of study is encountered. Instructor will monitor individual progress, and group experiences will be a feature of each class period.
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