Courses Catalogue

Aural Skills And Performance Ii

COURSE CODE: MUS1202
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

Course Description

Course Content

·         Interpret and write down on staff rhythmic patterns in compound time on a monotone to dictation

·         Interpret and write down on staff two part melodic phrases

·         Name chords in a progression and their positions as root, first and second inversions

·         Piano: Play major and minor scales, arpeggios and two pieces of suitable grade

·         Recorder: Play scales and two pieces of suitable grade.

·         Guitar: Accompany two songs appropriately

·         Any other instrument of the western music orchestra: performing two songs on it appropriately

Instructional Methods

Lectures, field work, demonstrations, listening tests, project work and group discussions