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Intermediate Level
Approx. 5 hours to complete
English

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The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

Orientation and Module 1: Melody

2 hours to complete
13 videos (Total 69 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
13 videos
1.1 Telling a Story through Music2m
1.2 Brahms and Romanticism5m
1.3 What is a Melody?2m
1.4 Opening Theme Analysis9m
1.5 Understanding Melodic Shape - Octave Displacement4m
1.6 What is Development?2m
1.7 Continued Development of the Theme6m
1.8 Inversion6m
1.9 What is Form?4m
1.10 Analysis of Section B Theme4m
1.11 Relationship Between A and B Sections2m
1.12 Quotation of the Main Theme and Final Thoughts14m
1 reading
Assignments and Grading5m
1 practice exercise
Quiz 130m
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Harmony

2 hours to complete
9 videos (Total 59 min)
9 videos
2.2 What is Harmony?3m
2.3 What is Harmony? (cont.)5m
2.4 Analysis of Movement I Introduction6m
2.5 Analysis of Movement I Introduction (cont.)10m
2.6 Long-Range Harmonic Analysis of Movement I Introduction4m
2.7 Analysis of Movement II11m
2.8 Analysis of Movement III5m
2.9 Analysis of Movement IV8m
1 practice exercise
Quiz 250m
Week
3

Week 3

1 hour to complete

Post Tonal Music Composition

1 hour to complete
8 videos (Total 62 min)
8 videos
3.2 Establishing a New Order6m
3.3 Harmonic Language of Movement II4m
3.4 Structure of Movement II8m
3.5 Analysis of Movement III9m
3.6 Rhythmic Development of Movement III6m
3.7 Discussion of Movements I and IV7m
3.8 Performance14m
1 practice exercise
Quiz 320m

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