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Intermediate Level

Learners should complete "Guitar for Beginners" before enrolling in this course.

Approx. 15 hours to complete
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What you will learn

  • Play scales in a moveable open position

  • Identify and play major, minor, diminished, and augmented arpeggios

  • Add rhythmic timing to arpeggios and strumming to enhance your playing

Skills you will gain

TablatureMusic notationGuitar scalesGuitar chordsGuitar

Learner Career Outcomes

10%

got a tangible career benefit from this course
Flexible deadlines
Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Intermediate Level

Learners should complete "Guitar for Beginners" before enrolling in this course.

Approx. 15 hours to complete
English

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Berklee College of Music

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

1 hour to complete

Welcome to Guitar Scales and Chord Progressions!

1 hour to complete
1 video (Total 2 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
3 hours to complete

Scales

3 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 24 min), 4 readings, 2 quizzes
Week
2

Week 2

4 hours to complete

Arpeggios

4 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 19 min), 7 readings, 2 quizzes
Week
3

Week 3

4 hours to complete

Chords and Progressions

4 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 28 min), 6 readings, 2 quizzes
Week
4

Week 4

2 hours to complete

Rhythm

2 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 24 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes

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