Courses Catalogue

Composition, Harmony And Counterpoint I

COURSE CODE: MUS1101
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Arts (Primary), B.Ed
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: College of Education, Open and Distance Learning
STATUS: Elective
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Required Readings

  •  Abell, A. (2000). Talks with Great Composers. London: Replica Books
  •  Bamberger, J. (2000). Developing musical intuitions: A project-based introduction to making and understanding music. New York, NY: Oxford University Press.
  • Bowman, W. (1998). Philosophical perspectives on music. New York, NY: Oxford University Press.
  •  Bowman, D. (2003). The Rhinegold Dictionary of Music in Sound; London, Rhinegold Pub. Ltd.
  •  Brown, A. R. (2007). Computers in Music education. Amplifying musicality. New York, NY: Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group.
  • Byrne, D. (2013). How music works. New York: Mcsweeneys
  • Carver, M. (2012). Understanding African Music. Grahamstown: International Library of African Music.
  • Dillon, S. (2007). Music, meaning and transformation. Newcastle, UK: Cambridge Scholars Publishing.