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2019-2020 Course Catalog 
2019-2020 Course Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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MUSC 1050 - Introduction to Music Notation Software

Credits: 1
Hours/Week: Lecture 1 Lab None
Course Description: This course introduces the basics of music notation software and applies this knowledge to various musical activities, using industry-standard music notation software.  Activities include creating professional-quality written scores, generating MIDI files for sequencing and editing, combining music with other media, and surveying other music software programs. This course requires basic note-reading ability and experience with computers.
MnTC Goals

Prerequisite(s): None
Corequisite(s): None
Recommendation: None

Major Content
  1. Industry-standard music notation program
  2. Music engraving skills
  3. Role of technology in music creation
  4. Other music and multimedia software programs

Learning Outcomes
At the end of this course students will be able to:

  1. create and edit other materials such as posters and worksheets.
  2. create professional-quality scores and parts for a variety of ensembles.
  3. generate MIDI files for sequencing and editing.
  4. synchronize music to video using software.
  5. utilize music notation software to develop musical ideas.

Competency 1 (1-6)
Competency 2 (7-10)

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