Course Offerings

Music Designs :

Music Designs is a class for the student interested in the history of Music. This class will investigate the historical perspectives of the major Musical eras. A major portion of the class will be devoted to listening to a variety of Musical examples and composers. Comparisons will be made between current styles of music and the early eras of Music.

EXPECTATIONS:

STUDENTS WILL:
ATTEND class.
Be PROMPT to class.
Treat each other with RESPECT!
Bring materials daily and use them appropriately.
ACTIVELY and positively participate in the class
Bring an OPEN MIND

MATERIALS- Students will need a notebook to collect daily handouts and assignments. Notes will be given on a daily basis. A writing utensil is required every day. A #2 pencil will be required for most quizzes and tests. Music an Appreciation-Roger Kamien is the textbook used in class.

GRADES- Grades will be based on classroom participation, quizzes, tests, and projects. To receive full credit for classroom participation, students must attend class daily and promptly.

Daily Participation-
45% Student is in class, on time, with appropriate materials. Students listen attentively and participate positively in classroom discussions. Tests, quizzes, notebook checks, concert attendance, and homework-45% Special projects and presentations-10%