Courses

Fall 2018 Courses  |  Summer 2018 Courses  |  Spring 2018 Courses

Type Status Title Days Time Instructor
Evening Class  Online Class IN
PROGRESS
MUS. 100 - 94900 - Fundamentals of Music
MUS. 100 Fundamentals of Music

Learn basic musical skills: reading music notation, sight-singing and ear training, using scales, chords and key signatures to harmonize simple melodies. Students develop listening techniques and explore musical styles.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
C-ID: MUS 110
TBA Benton Nickerson,S
Evening Class  Online Class IN
PROGRESS
MUS. 100 - 95946 - Fundamentals of Music
MUS. 100 Fundamentals of Music

Learn basic musical skills: reading music notation, sight-singing and ear training, using scales, chords and key signatures to harmonize simple melodies. Students develop listening techniques and explore musical styles.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
C-ID: MUS 110
TBA Benton Nickerson,S
Evening Class  Online Class IN
PROGRESS
MUS. 100 - 96020 - Fundamentals of Music
MUS. 100 Fundamentals of Music

Learn basic musical skills: reading music notation, sight-singing and ear training, using scales, chords and key signatures to harmonize simple melodies. Students develop listening techniques and explore musical styles.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
C-ID: MUS 110
TBA Benton Nickerson,S
Day Class   IN
PROGRESS
MUS. 100 - 81401 - Fundamentals of Music
MUS. 100 Fundamentals of Music

Learn basic musical skills: reading music notation, sight-singing and ear training, using scales, chords and key signatures to harmonize simple melodies. Students develop listening techniques and explore musical styles.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
C-ID: MUS 110
M W 8:10am-9:25am Meckler,D
Day Class   IN
PROGRESS
MUS. 100 - 96021 - Fundamentals of Music
MUS. 100 Fundamentals of Music

Learn basic musical skills: reading music notation, sight-singing and ear training, using scales, chords and key signatures to harmonize simple melodies. Students develop listening techniques and explore musical styles.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
C-ID: MUS 110
T Th 9:45am-11:00am Meckler,D
Day Class   IN
PROGRESS
MUS. 100 - 83272 - Fundamentals of Music-Honors
MUS. 100 Fundamentals of Music

Learn basic musical skills: reading music notation, sight-singing and ear training, using scales, chords and key signatures to harmonize simple melodies. Students develop listening techniques and explore musical styles.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
C-ID: MUS 110
M W 8:10am-9:25am Meckler,D
Day Class   IN
PROGRESS
MUS. 210 - 92728 - Histories of Popular Mus./Rock
MUS. 210 Histories of Popular Music and Rock

This course explores the various intersections of music and American culture in the blues, rock, heavy metal, jazz, soul, R&B, disco and dance music, and hip-hop. The idea of a critical canon, in tension with best-seller lists, is considered.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
M W 9:45am-11:00am Meckler,D
Evening Class  Hybrid Class CLASS OVER MUS. 240 - 90332 - Music of the Americas
MUS. 240 Music of the Americas

Learn about the rhythms and varieties of music in Latin America and the cultural roots that nurture this exciting form of expression. Music from the Caribbean and South, Central and North America is covered, including genres such as corridos, son, rumba, and tangos. The integral role of Latin influences in the music of the USA and ethnic identities is highlighted.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
S 9:10am-12:00pm Meckler,D
Evening Class  Hybrid Class CLASS OVER MUS. 240 - 90332 - Music of the Americas
MUS. 240 Music of the Americas

Learn about the rhythms and varieties of music in Latin America and the cultural roots that nurture this exciting form of expression. Music from the Caribbean and South, Central and North America is covered, including genres such as corridos, son, rumba, and tangos. The integral role of Latin influences in the music of the USA and ethnic identities is highlighted.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
S 9:10am-12:00pm Meckler,D
Evening Class  Hybrid Class CLASS OVER MUS. 240 - 90332 - Music of the Americas
MUS. 240 Music of the Americas

Learn about the rhythms and varieties of music in Latin America and the cultural roots that nurture this exciting form of expression. Music from the Caribbean and South, Central and North America is covered, including genres such as corridos, son, rumba, and tangos. The integral role of Latin influences in the music of the USA and ethnic identities is highlighted.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
S 9:10am-12:00pm Meckler,D
Evening Class  Hybrid Class CLASS OVER MUS. 240 - 90332 - Music of the Americas
MUS. 240 Music of the Americas

Learn about the rhythms and varieties of music in Latin America and the cultural roots that nurture this exciting form of expression. Music from the Caribbean and South, Central and North America is covered, including genres such as corridos, son, rumba, and tangos. The integral role of Latin influences in the music of the USA and ethnic identities is highlighted.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
S 9:10am-12:00pm Meckler,D
Evening Class  Hybrid Class OPEN MUS. 240 - 90332 - Music of the Americas
MUS. 240 Music of the Americas

Learn about the rhythms and varieties of music in Latin America and the cultural roots that nurture this exciting form of expression. Music from the Caribbean and South, Central and North America is covered, including genres such as corridos, son, rumba, and tangos. The integral role of Latin influences in the music of the USA and ethnic identities is highlighted.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
S 9:10am-12:00pm Meckler,D
Evening Class  Hybrid Class OPEN MUS. 240 - 90332 - Music of the Americas
MUS. 240 Music of the Americas

Learn about the rhythms and varieties of music in Latin America and the cultural roots that nurture this exciting form of expression. Music from the Caribbean and South, Central and North America is covered, including genres such as corridos, son, rumba, and tangos. The integral role of Latin influences in the music of the USA and ethnic identities is highlighted.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
S 9:10am-12:00pm Meckler,D
Evening Class  Hybrid Class OPEN MUS. 240 - 90332 - Music of the Americas
MUS. 240 Music of the Americas

Learn about the rhythms and varieties of music in Latin America and the cultural roots that nurture this exciting form of expression. Music from the Caribbean and South, Central and North America is covered, including genres such as corridos, son, rumba, and tangos. The integral role of Latin influences in the music of the USA and ethnic identities is highlighted.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
S 9:10am-12:00pm Meckler,D
Evening Class  Hybrid Class OPEN MUS. 240 - 90332 - Music of the Americas
MUS. 240 Music of the Americas

Learn about the rhythms and varieties of music in Latin America and the cultural roots that nurture this exciting form of expression. Music from the Caribbean and South, Central and North America is covered, including genres such as corridos, son, rumba, and tangos. The integral role of Latin influences in the music of the USA and ethnic identities is highlighted.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
S 9:10am-12:00pm Meckler,D
Evening Class  Hybrid Class OPEN MUS. 240 - 90332 - Music of the Americas
MUS. 240 Music of the Americas

Learn about the rhythms and varieties of music in Latin America and the cultural roots that nurture this exciting form of expression. Music from the Caribbean and South, Central and North America is covered, including genres such as corridos, son, rumba, and tangos. The integral role of Latin influences in the music of the USA and ethnic identities is highlighted.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
S 9:10am-12:00pm Meckler,D
Evening Class  Hybrid Class OPEN MUS. 240 - 90332 - Music of the Americas
MUS. 240 Music of the Americas

Learn about the rhythms and varieties of music in Latin America and the cultural roots that nurture this exciting form of expression. Music from the Caribbean and South, Central and North America is covered, including genres such as corridos, son, rumba, and tangos. The integral role of Latin influences in the music of the USA and ethnic identities is highlighted.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
S 9:10am-12:00pm Meckler,D
Evening Class  Hybrid Class IN
PROGRESS
MUS. 240 - 90332 - Music of the Americas
MUS. 240 Music of the Americas

Learn about the rhythms and varieties of music in Latin America and the cultural roots that nurture this exciting form of expression. Music from the Caribbean and South, Central and North America is covered, including genres such as corridos, son, rumba, and tangos. The integral role of Latin influences in the music of the USA and ethnic identities is highlighted.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
TBA Meckler,D
Evening Class  Hybrid Class CLASS OVER MUS. 240 - 95631 - Music of the Americas
MUS. 240 Music of the Americas

Learn about the rhythms and varieties of music in Latin America and the cultural roots that nurture this exciting form of expression. Music from the Caribbean and South, Central and North America is covered, including genres such as corridos, son, rumba, and tangos. The integral role of Latin influences in the music of the USA and ethnic identities is highlighted.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
S 9:10am-12:00pm Meckler,D
Evening Class  Hybrid Class CLASS OVER MUS. 240 - 95631 - Music of the Americas
MUS. 240 Music of the Americas

Learn about the rhythms and varieties of music in Latin America and the cultural roots that nurture this exciting form of expression. Music from the Caribbean and South, Central and North America is covered, including genres such as corridos, son, rumba, and tangos. The integral role of Latin influences in the music of the USA and ethnic identities is highlighted.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
S 9:10am-12:00pm Meckler,D
Evening Class  Hybrid Class CLASS OVER MUS. 240 - 95631 - Music of the Americas
MUS. 240 Music of the Americas

Learn about the rhythms and varieties of music in Latin America and the cultural roots that nurture this exciting form of expression. Music from the Caribbean and South, Central and North America is covered, including genres such as corridos, son, rumba, and tangos. The integral role of Latin influences in the music of the USA and ethnic identities is highlighted.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
S 9:10am-12:00pm Meckler,D
Evening Class  Hybrid Class CLASS OVER MUS. 240 - 95631 - Music of the Americas
MUS. 240 Music of the Americas

Learn about the rhythms and varieties of music in Latin America and the cultural roots that nurture this exciting form of expression. Music from the Caribbean and South, Central and North America is covered, including genres such as corridos, son, rumba, and tangos. The integral role of Latin influences in the music of the USA and ethnic identities is highlighted.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
S 9:10am-12:00pm Meckler,D
Evening Class  Hybrid Class OPEN MUS. 240 - 95631 - Music of the Americas
MUS. 240 Music of the Americas

Learn about the rhythms and varieties of music in Latin America and the cultural roots that nurture this exciting form of expression. Music from the Caribbean and South, Central and North America is covered, including genres such as corridos, son, rumba, and tangos. The integral role of Latin influences in the music of the USA and ethnic identities is highlighted.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
S 9:10am-12:00pm Meckler,D
Evening Class  Hybrid Class OPEN MUS. 240 - 95631 - Music of the Americas
MUS. 240 Music of the Americas

Learn about the rhythms and varieties of music in Latin America and the cultural roots that nurture this exciting form of expression. Music from the Caribbean and South, Central and North America is covered, including genres such as corridos, son, rumba, and tangos. The integral role of Latin influences in the music of the USA and ethnic identities is highlighted.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
S 9:10am-12:00pm Meckler,D
Evening Class  Hybrid Class OPEN MUS. 240 - 95631 - Music of the Americas
MUS. 240 Music of the Americas

Learn about the rhythms and varieties of music in Latin America and the cultural roots that nurture this exciting form of expression. Music from the Caribbean and South, Central and North America is covered, including genres such as corridos, son, rumba, and tangos. The integral role of Latin influences in the music of the USA and ethnic identities is highlighted.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
S 9:10am-12:00pm Meckler,D
Evening Class  Hybrid Class OPEN MUS. 240 - 95631 - Music of the Americas
MUS. 240 Music of the Americas

Learn about the rhythms and varieties of music in Latin America and the cultural roots that nurture this exciting form of expression. Music from the Caribbean and South, Central and North America is covered, including genres such as corridos, son, rumba, and tangos. The integral role of Latin influences in the music of the USA and ethnic identities is highlighted.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
S 9:10am-12:00pm Meckler,D
Evening Class  Hybrid Class OPEN MUS. 240 - 95631 - Music of the Americas
MUS. 240 Music of the Americas

Learn about the rhythms and varieties of music in Latin America and the cultural roots that nurture this exciting form of expression. Music from the Caribbean and South, Central and North America is covered, including genres such as corridos, son, rumba, and tangos. The integral role of Latin influences in the music of the USA and ethnic identities is highlighted.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
S 9:10am-12:00pm Meckler,D
Evening Class  Hybrid Class OPEN MUS. 240 - 95631 - Music of the Americas
MUS. 240 Music of the Americas

Learn about the rhythms and varieties of music in Latin America and the cultural roots that nurture this exciting form of expression. Music from the Caribbean and South, Central and North America is covered, including genres such as corridos, son, rumba, and tangos. The integral role of Latin influences in the music of the USA and ethnic identities is highlighted.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
S 9:10am-12:00pm Meckler,D
Evening Class  Hybrid Class IN
PROGRESS
MUS. 240 - 95631 - Music of the Americas
MUS. 240 Music of the Americas

Learn about the rhythms and varieties of music in Latin America and the cultural roots that nurture this exciting form of expression. Music from the Caribbean and South, Central and North America is covered, including genres such as corridos, son, rumba, and tangos. The integral role of Latin influences in the music of the USA and ethnic identities is highlighted.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
TBA Meckler,D
Evening Class  Hybrid Class CLASS OVER MUS. 240 - 95676 - Music of the Americas-Honors
MUS. 240 Music of the Americas

Learn about the rhythms and varieties of music in Latin America and the cultural roots that nurture this exciting form of expression. Music from the Caribbean and South, Central and North America is covered, including genres such as corridos, son, rumba, and tangos. The integral role of Latin influences in the music of the USA and ethnic identities is highlighted.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
S 9:10am-12:00pm Meckler,D
Evening Class  Hybrid Class CLASS OVER MUS. 240 - 95676 - Music of the Americas-Honors
MUS. 240 Music of the Americas

Learn about the rhythms and varieties of music in Latin America and the cultural roots that nurture this exciting form of expression. Music from the Caribbean and South, Central and North America is covered, including genres such as corridos, son, rumba, and tangos. The integral role of Latin influences in the music of the USA and ethnic identities is highlighted.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
S 9:10am-12:00pm Meckler,D
Evening Class  Hybrid Class CLASS OVER MUS. 240 - 95676 - Music of the Americas-Honors
MUS. 240 Music of the Americas

Learn about the rhythms and varieties of music in Latin America and the cultural roots that nurture this exciting form of expression. Music from the Caribbean and South, Central and North America is covered, including genres such as corridos, son, rumba, and tangos. The integral role of Latin influences in the music of the USA and ethnic identities is highlighted.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
S 9:10am-12:00pm Meckler,D
Evening Class  Hybrid Class CLASS OVER MUS. 240 - 95676 - Music of the Americas-Honors
MUS. 240 Music of the Americas

Learn about the rhythms and varieties of music in Latin America and the cultural roots that nurture this exciting form of expression. Music from the Caribbean and South, Central and North America is covered, including genres such as corridos, son, rumba, and tangos. The integral role of Latin influences in the music of the USA and ethnic identities is highlighted.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
S 9:10am-12:00pm Meckler,D
Evening Class  Hybrid Class OPEN MUS. 240 - 95676 - Music of the Americas-Honors
MUS. 240 Music of the Americas

Learn about the rhythms and varieties of music in Latin America and the cultural roots that nurture this exciting form of expression. Music from the Caribbean and South, Central and North America is covered, including genres such as corridos, son, rumba, and tangos. The integral role of Latin influences in the music of the USA and ethnic identities is highlighted.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
S 9:10am-12:00pm Meckler,D
Evening Class  Hybrid Class OPEN MUS. 240 - 95676 - Music of the Americas-Honors
MUS. 240 Music of the Americas

Learn about the rhythms and varieties of music in Latin America and the cultural roots that nurture this exciting form of expression. Music from the Caribbean and South, Central and North America is covered, including genres such as corridos, son, rumba, and tangos. The integral role of Latin influences in the music of the USA and ethnic identities is highlighted.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
S 9:10am-12:00pm Meckler,D
Evening Class  Hybrid Class OPEN MUS. 240 - 95676 - Music of the Americas-Honors
MUS. 240 Music of the Americas

Learn about the rhythms and varieties of music in Latin America and the cultural roots that nurture this exciting form of expression. Music from the Caribbean and South, Central and North America is covered, including genres such as corridos, son, rumba, and tangos. The integral role of Latin influences in the music of the USA and ethnic identities is highlighted.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
S 9:10am-12:00pm Meckler,D
Evening Class  Hybrid Class OPEN MUS. 240 - 95676 - Music of the Americas-Honors
MUS. 240 Music of the Americas

Learn about the rhythms and varieties of music in Latin America and the cultural roots that nurture this exciting form of expression. Music from the Caribbean and South, Central and North America is covered, including genres such as corridos, son, rumba, and tangos. The integral role of Latin influences in the music of the USA and ethnic identities is highlighted.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
S 9:10am-12:00pm Meckler,D
Evening Class  Hybrid Class OPEN MUS. 240 - 95676 - Music of the Americas-Honors
MUS. 240 Music of the Americas

Learn about the rhythms and varieties of music in Latin America and the cultural roots that nurture this exciting form of expression. Music from the Caribbean and South, Central and North America is covered, including genres such as corridos, son, rumba, and tangos. The integral role of Latin influences in the music of the USA and ethnic identities is highlighted.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
S 9:10am-12:00pm Meckler,D
Evening Class  Hybrid Class OPEN MUS. 240 - 95676 - Music of the Americas-Honors
MUS. 240 Music of the Americas

Learn about the rhythms and varieties of music in Latin America and the cultural roots that nurture this exciting form of expression. Music from the Caribbean and South, Central and North America is covered, including genres such as corridos, son, rumba, and tangos. The integral role of Latin influences in the music of the USA and ethnic identities is highlighted.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
S 9:10am-12:00pm Meckler,D
Evening Class  Hybrid Class IN
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MUS. 240 - 95676 - Music of the Americas-Honors
MUS. 240 Music of the Americas

Learn about the rhythms and varieties of music in Latin America and the cultural roots that nurture this exciting form of expression. Music from the Caribbean and South, Central and North America is covered, including genres such as corridos, son, rumba, and tangos. The integral role of Latin influences in the music of the USA and ethnic identities is highlighted.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)
TBA Meckler,D
Evening Class   IN
PROGRESS
MUS. 301 - 95286 - Piano I
MUS. 301 Piano I

This applied music course stresses the basics of piano playing at a beginning level. Students are taught the foundations of piano technique and to read music and to play musically.

Units: 2
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 24-27
  • Lab hours/semester: 24-27
  • Homework hours/semester: 48-54
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC
Th 6:10pm-7:25pm Gu,R
Evening Class   IN
PROGRESS
MUS. 301 - 95286 - Piano I
MUS. 301 Piano I

This applied music course stresses the basics of piano playing at a beginning level. Students are taught the foundations of piano technique and to read music and to play musically.

Units: 2
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 24-27
  • Lab hours/semester: 24-27
  • Homework hours/semester: 48-54
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC
Th 7:35pm-8:50pm Gu,R
Evening Class   IN
PROGRESS
MUS. 302 - 95287 - Piano II
MUS. 302 Piano II

Continuation of MUS. 301. This course in applied music stresses basics of piano playing at an intermediate level. Students develop further the foundations of piano technique, the ability to play musically, and their repertoire.

Units: 2
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 24-27
  • Lab hours/semester: 24-27
  • Homework hours/semester: 48-54
Prerequisites: MUS. 301 or equivalent.
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC
Th 6:10pm-7:25pm Gu,R
Evening Class   IN
PROGRESS
MUS. 302 - 95287 - Piano II
MUS. 302 Piano II

Continuation of MUS. 301. This course in applied music stresses basics of piano playing at an intermediate level. Students develop further the foundations of piano technique, the ability to play musically, and their repertoire.

Units: 2
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 24-27
  • Lab hours/semester: 24-27
  • Homework hours/semester: 48-54
Prerequisites: MUS. 301 or equivalent.
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC
Th 7:35pm-8:50pm Gu,R
Evening Class   IN
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MUS. 303 - 95288 - Piano III
MUS. 303 Piano III

Continuation of MUS 302. This course in applied music emphasizes the basics of piano playing at an intermediate/advanced level. Students develop further the foundations of piano technique and the ability to play musically, which were begun in Piano I and II, and expand their repertoire.

Units: 2
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 24-27
  • Lab hours/semester: 24-27
  • Homework hours/semester: 48-54
Prerequisites: MUS. 302 or equivalent.
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC
Th 6:10pm-7:25pm Gu,R
Evening Class   IN
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MUS. 303 - 95288 - Piano III
MUS. 303 Piano III

Continuation of MUS 302. This course in applied music emphasizes the basics of piano playing at an intermediate/advanced level. Students develop further the foundations of piano technique and the ability to play musically, which were begun in Piano I and II, and expand their repertoire.

Units: 2
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 24-27
  • Lab hours/semester: 24-27
  • Homework hours/semester: 48-54
Prerequisites: MUS. 302 or equivalent.
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC
Th 7:35pm-8:50pm Gu,R
Evening Class   IN
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MUS. 304 - 95289 - Piano IV
MUS. 304 Piano IV

Continuation of MUS 303. This course in applied music emphasizes the basics of piano playing at an advanced level. Students develop further the foundations of piano technique, the ability to play musically, and their repertoire.

Units: 2
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 24-27
  • Lab hours/semester: 24-27
  • Homework hours/semester: 48-54
Prerequisites: MUS. 303 or equivalent.
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC
Th 6:10pm-7:25pm Gu,R
Evening Class   IN
PROGRESS
MUS. 304 - 95289 - Piano IV
MUS. 304 Piano IV

Continuation of MUS 303. This course in applied music emphasizes the basics of piano playing at an advanced level. Students develop further the foundations of piano technique, the ability to play musically, and their repertoire.

Units: 2
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 24-27
  • Lab hours/semester: 24-27
  • Homework hours/semester: 48-54
Prerequisites: MUS. 303 or equivalent.
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC
Th 7:35pm-8:50pm Gu,R
Evening Class   IN
PROGRESS
MUS. 371 - 93680 - Guitar I
MUS. 371 Guitar I

Techniques of guitar performance and reading music to enable beginning students to play compositions written for the guitar. Students must supply their own instruments.

Units: 2
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 24-27
  • Lab hours/semester: 24-27
  • Homework hours/semester: 48-54
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC
T 6:10pm-7:25pm Tyler,M
Evening Class   IN
PROGRESS
MUS. 371 - 93680 - Guitar I
MUS. 371 Guitar I

Techniques of guitar performance and reading music to enable beginning students to play compositions written for the guitar. Students must supply their own instruments.

Units: 2
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 24-27
  • Lab hours/semester: 24-27
  • Homework hours/semester: 48-54
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC
T 7:35pm-8:50pm Tyler,M
Evening Class   IN
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MUS. 372 - 94408 - Guitar II
MUS. 372 Guitar II

Continuation of MUS. 371. This course covers the techniques of playing the guitar and making music at the intermediate level. Students must supply their own instruments.

Units: 2
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 24-27
  • Lab hours/semester: 24-27
  • Homework hours/semester: 48-54
Prerequisites: MUS. 371
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC
T 6:10pm-7:25pm Tyler,M
Evening Class   IN
PROGRESS
MUS. 372 - 94408 - Guitar II
MUS. 372 Guitar II

Continuation of MUS. 371. This course covers the techniques of playing the guitar and making music at the intermediate level. Students must supply their own instruments.

Units: 2
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 24-27
  • Lab hours/semester: 24-27
  • Homework hours/semester: 48-54
Prerequisites: MUS. 371
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC
T 7:35pm-8:50pm Tyler,M
Evening Class   IN
PROGRESS
MUS. 373 - 95418 - Guitar III
MUS. 373 Guitar III

Continuation of MUS. 372. Further study of moveable chord and scale structure (CAGED), intermediate/advanced strumming and fingerpicking patterns, intermediate/advanced theory (scale, secondary dominants, and motif development), improvisation, arpeggios and reading music. Emphasis on American music literature. Both individual and group instruction.

Units: 2
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 24-27
  • Lab hours/semester: 24-27
  • Homework hours/semester: 48-54
Prerequisites: MUS. 372
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC
T 6:10pm-7:25pm Tyler,M
Evening Class   IN
PROGRESS
MUS. 373 - 95418 - Guitar III
MUS. 373 Guitar III

Continuation of MUS. 372. Further study of moveable chord and scale structure (CAGED), intermediate/advanced strumming and fingerpicking patterns, intermediate/advanced theory (scale, secondary dominants, and motif development), improvisation, arpeggios and reading music. Emphasis on American music literature. Both individual and group instruction.

Units: 2
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 24-27
  • Lab hours/semester: 24-27
  • Homework hours/semester: 48-54
Prerequisites: MUS. 372
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC
T 7:35pm-8:50pm Tyler,M
Evening Class   IN
PROGRESS
MUS. 374 - 95419 - Guitar IV
MUS. 374 Guitar IV

Continuation of MUS. 373. Covers the techniques of playing the guitar at advanced levels. Group and individual attention are included. Students must supply their own instruments.

Units: 2
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 24-27
  • Lab hours/semester: 24-27
  • Homework hours/semester: 48-54
Prerequisites: MUS. 373
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC
T 6:10pm-7:25pm Tyler,M
Evening Class   IN
PROGRESS
MUS. 374 - 95419 - Guitar IV
MUS. 374 Guitar IV

Continuation of MUS. 373. Covers the techniques of playing the guitar at advanced levels. Group and individual attention are included. Students must supply their own instruments.

Units: 2
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 24-27
  • Lab hours/semester: 24-27
  • Homework hours/semester: 48-54
Prerequisites: MUS. 373
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC
T 7:35pm-8:50pm Tyler,M