Music Fundamentals

    Course details

    • Code: MUSC.4001
    • Fee: $716*
    • Level: 4
    • Credits: 15
    • EFTS: 0.125
    • Subject: Music
Study optionsFull-time, Part-time
Time in class75 (approximate total hours)
Offered (indicative)Semester 1
LocationRotorua (Mokoia)

Course Aim

Students will develop a fundamental understanding of standard musical notation and core musical elements including modes and scales, harmony, melody and rhythm, sight reading, listening analysis and notation skills.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  1. demonstrate and apply knowledge of standard forms of written musical notation; and
  2. demonstrate and apply knowledge of musical elements including pitch, rhythm and harmony.

*Course cost/fee: Indicative standard fee for New Zealand residents only. Fees for non-New Zealand residents will vary, visit the Programmes and Tuition Fees for International Students information page.

*Course cost/fee last updated 13-Dec-2016

Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017