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Intermediate Level

Experience creating original lyrics and some knowledge of basic music theory.

Approx. 12 hours to complete
English

Skills you will gain

Melodic HooksMelodyMusicHarmonySongwriting
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Intermediate Level

Experience creating original lyrics and some knowledge of basic music theory.

Approx. 12 hours to complete
English

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Offered by

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Berklee College of Music

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

1 hour to complete

Welcome to Songwriting: Writing the Music

1 hour to complete
1 video (Total 2 min), 5 readings, 1 quiz
2 hours to complete

Choosing Emotive Chords

2 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 31 min), 3 readings, 2 quizzes
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

Creating Contrast with Harmonic Rhythm

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

Week 3

2 hours to complete

Developing Interesting Melodies

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

Week 4

3 hours to complete

Telling a Story with the Music

3 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 28 min), 3 readings, 2 quizzes

About the Songwriting: Writing, Arranging, and Producing Music Specialization

Songwriting: Writing, Arranging, and Producing Music

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