Brook C. Larson

Faculty - OYO

Music

Classes Taught

Spring 2024

MTC101 Introduction to Music Theory 3 Credits

Designed to develop written and aural skills necessary for advanced study of music theory and skills. Recommended for music majors. Prerequisites: None.

Course Notes: MTC101 is an introductory course designed for those with little or no previous musical knowldege. If you are unsure of where to begin music classes, take the Music Theory Placement Exam at www.mc.maricopa.edu/music. Print your score results and bring them with you to advisement. Many programs of study that require MTC101 will also accept the more advanced MTC105 as a substitute. Check with your program advisor.

Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
27190
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture
01/16/2024 - 05/10/2024
TuTh
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Closed

27283

Online Course

Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
01/16/2024 - 05/10/2024

Class Started

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 27283 Students may contact instructor at: brook.larson@mesacc.edu

MTC105 Music Theory I 3 Credits

The chronological study of music theory including: harmony, melody, texture, structure and timbre through analysis, original compositions and basic exercises to demonstrate musical concepts.

Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MTC101 or permission of instructor. Corequisites: MTC106.

Course Notes: The following competencies are recommended for MTC105: Ability to fluently read bass and treble clef notes, ability to draw all major and minor key signatures and scales, ability to identify all intervals, basic chord qualities and basic rhythmic patterns meters. All music majors and others interested in MTC105 can take the Placement Exam at www.mc.maricopa.edu/music.

Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
27284
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture
01/17/2024 - 05/10/2024
MoWeFr
11:00 AM - 11:50 AM

Closed

MTC155 Music Theory II 3 Credits

A continuation of Music Theory I with emphasis on harmony and part-writing procedures.

Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MTC105. Corequisites: MTC156.

Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
27192
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture
01/16/2024 - 05/10/2024
TuTh
10:30 AM - 11:45 AM

Closed

MTC255 Music Theory IV 3 Credits

A continuation of Music Theory III, including 20th century theories and techniques.

Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MTC205. Corequisites: MTC256.

Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
27195
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture
01/17/2024 - 05/10/2024
MoWeFr
10:00 AM - 10:50 AM

Class Started

Fall 2024

MTC101 Introduction to Music Theory 3 Credits

Designed to develop written and aural skills necessary for advanced study of music theory and skills. Recommended for music majors. Prerequisites: None.

Course Notes: MTC101 is an introductory course designed for those with little or no previous musical knowledge. If you are unsure of where to begin, take the Music Theory Placement Recommendation Exam at www.mc.maricopa.edu/music. Bring score printout with you to advisement. Many programs of study that require MTC101 will also accept the more advanced MTC105 as a substitute. Check with your advisor.

Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
13846
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture
08/19/2024 - 12/13/2024
MoWeFr
9:00 AM - 9:50 AM

Open

19 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

13847
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture
08/20/2024 - 12/13/2024
TuTh
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Open

18 of 20
Seats Available

13848

Online Course

Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
08/19/2024 - 12/13/2024

Open

20 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Students may contact instructor at: brook.larson@mesacc.edu

MTC205 Music Theory III 3 Credits

The study of chromatic harmony and melody, modulation techniques and expanded chords. The analysis of formal structure.

Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MTC155. Corequisites: MTC206.

Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
14792
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture
08/19/2024 - 12/13/2024
MoWeFr
10:00 AM - 10:50 AM

Open

20 of 20
Seats Available

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