MUSC 333

Applied Guitar Study

4 Undergraduate credits
Effective May 4, 2011 – Present

Graduation requirements this course fulfills

This private study course is designed for students who wish to learn to play the steel string or classic acoustic guitar. It accommodates advanced beginners, intermediate and advanced players. Students study hand positions, fingering technique, music notation and other fundamentals. They are introduced to a variety of musical styles and have an opportunity to concentrate on one particular style. Students must have access to a guitar. Students may register six times for credit.

Special information

Note: Students may register six times for credit.

Learning outcomes

General

  • Concentration on study and practice of hand positions, fingering technique, music notation and other fundamentals in one particular style.
  • Introduction to and critical analysis of a variety of musical styles;
  • Study and practice of hand positions, fingering technique, music notation and other fundamentals;

Minnesota Transfer Curriculum

Goal 6: The Humanities and Fine Arts

  • Demonstrate awareness of the scope and variety of works in the arts and humanities.
  • Understand those works as expressions of individual and human values within a historical and social context.
  • Respond critically to works in the arts and humanities.
  • Engage in the creative process or interpretive performance.
  • Articulate an informed personal reaction to works in the arts and humanities.