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Music Theory

Offered to Grades 9-12
0.5 Credit (Semester or Summer Term)

Prerequisite: Three years of private music lessons including music theory

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Detailed Course Description

From rhythm and meter to making harmony and working with chords, this enriching elective allows students to explore music-making with online tools. Students will engage their imaginations as they conceive, write, and compose music and study note-reading.

The course units include text-based lessons, on and off-computer exercises, special projects, learning games, quizzes, and tests that appeal to today's digital generation and help teachers to evaluate progress and mastery of the materials. Ignitia Music Theory enriches the educational experience for Christian school students and sparks a passion for learning.

This course focuses on the following topics:

  • Rhythm and Meter
  • Notation and Pitch
  • Scales and Key Signatures
  • Harmony
  • Making Music