100: Rudiments of Music Theory. 0-2-2. Instruction in the fundamentals of music theory including reading, notation, and aural skills.
101: Music Theory I. 2-2-2. Preq., diagnostic exam. Beginning study of fundamentals of music covering the areas of notation, ear-training, sight singing, and functional keyboard.
102: Music Theory II. 2-2-2. Preq., MUTH 101. Continuation of MUTH 101, increasing emphasis on common-practice harmonic vocabulary.
103: Music Theory III. 2-2-2. Preq., MUTH 102. Continuation of MUTH 102.
201: Music Theory IV. 2-2-2. Preq., MUTH 103. Continuation of MUTH103 with emphasis on the organization and interaction of melodic, harmonic and rhythmic concepts and music forms. Aural training and functional keyboard is intensified in proportion to the depth of course content.
202: Music Theory V. 2-2-2. Preq., MUTH 201. Continuation of MUTH 201.
203: Music Theory VI. 2-2-2. Preq., MUTH 202. Continuation of MUTH 202.
301: Music Composition. 0-3-3. Preq., MUTH 203. A survey of the techniques of 20th century composition with projects consisting of the writing of short compositions illustrating these techniques.
302: Form and Analysis. 0-3-3. Preq., MUTH 203. A study of specific examples of the major forms of composition to show the relative importance of detail to the overall comprehension of a composition.
330: Choral Arranging. 0-2-2. Preq., MUTH 203. A study of writing for the individual voices and the combinations of voices in choral ensembles.
370: Instrumental Arranging. 0-2-2. Preq., MUTH 203. A study of writing for the individual instruments of the band and orchestra, the combinations of instruments in the various sections, and the combination of all the sections.
401: Counterpoint. 0-3-3. Preq., MUTH 203. A study of contrapuntal practice of the 18th and 19th centuries with emphasis on the understanding of counterpoint within a harmonic context.