2018-2019 Undergraduate Bulletin

MUS 102 The Language of Music (was Music Skills)

3 hours 

This course introduces students to the nonverbal language used by musicians around the world to read, write and listen. Students will learn to express themselves musically using music notation and applying the basic principles of music theory. The course includes exercises in reading and composing vocal and instrumental music and practice in ear training. Previous musical training is not required.




This course satisfies the John Jay College Option: Communications area of the Gen Ed Program.