MUS 110 Basic Music Theory I — 2017 Schedule Syllabus   D2L   William Wieland
Typical Week: (Every time I return a quiz, correct it.)
M: Spaff 313 — Keyboard Journal Quick Check, Computer Assignment, Listening Buddies, & Small Group Work (My Time Monday)
Tu: JFAC 125 — Lecture, Ensemble Performing & Speed Quiz (Timed Quiz Tuesday)
W: Spaff 313 — Keyboard Journal Entry, Computer Assignment, Listening Buddies, & Individual Performing (1-on-1 Wednesday)
Th: JFAC 125 — Lecture, Ensemble Performing & Listening Quiz (Thisten Thursday)
Fr: JFAC 110 — Explain and Demonstrate next Keyboard Journal, Lecture, Analysis & Music Fundamentals (Fundamentals Friday)
Typical Day:
— Walk-in video, then "It's 10:00."
— Review (if necessary)
— Something new (See upcoming week.)
— Perform & listen (See upcoming week.)
— Quiz
Su, December 10 (1:00–2:00): Study for the final exam with Tabitha Schmidt in the Keyboard Lab.
M, December 11 (2:15–4:15): Perfect Attendance Awards — "Silent Night" story — Comprehensive Final Exam in Krikac Auditorium (optional break at 3:15)

This schedule will change.


Scheduling Principles:
  • Because they elicit study and concentration, I give a quiz almost every day.
  • I avoid giving quizzes or exams immediately after holidays or tours.
  • I give quizzes at the end of class to excuse students as quickly as they finish.
Learning Music Theory