Rock Valley College

Music Courses

The following is a comprehensive list of courses offered in this subject or discipline. This is meant to give you an idea of the types of courses offered in each area. Click on any course to learn more about it.

Disclaimer: Not all courses listed here will be offered during this academic year. Please speak with an academic advisor to fulfill specific graduation requirements. 

If this subject or discipline is directly related to a degree or certificate program, you should find links to that information on this page. The degree and certificate pages will go into more detail on the course requirements for each degree or certificate.

It is always recommended that you talk to an academic advisor about your educational goals and to learn more about specific programs.

Number Title Credits
  MUS-101 Fundamentals of Music (3)
  MUS-102 Introduction to Music Literature (3)
  MUS-104 Introduction to American Music (3)
  MUS-105 Music for Elementary Teachers (3)
  MUS-106 Introduction to Non-Western Music (3)
  MUS-111 Theory of Music I (4)
  MUS-112 Theory of Music II (4)
  MUS-122 Applied Jazz Guitar for Non-Majors (1)
  MUS-123 Applied Piano for Non-Majors (1)
  MUS-124 Applied Voice for Non-Majors (1)
  MUS-125 Applied Strings for Non-Majors (1)
  MUS-126 Applied Brass for Non-Majors (1)
  MUS-127 Applied Woodwinds for Non-Majors (1)
  MUS-128 Applied Percussion for Non-Majors (1)
  MUS-129 Applied Classical Guitar for Non-Majors (1)
  MUS-130 Applied Music for Non-Music Majors (1)
  MUS-131 Class Piano I (2)
  MUS-132 Class Piano II (2)
  MUS-133 Class Piano III (2)
  MUS-134 Class Piano IV (2)
  MUS-143 Class Voice I (2)
  MUS-144 Class Voice II (2)
  MUS-191 Chorus I (1)
  MUS-192 Chamber Singers I (1)
  MUS-193 Women's Choir II (1)
  MUS-194 Instrumental Ensemble I (1)
  MUS-195 Band I (1)
  MUS-198 Orchestra 1 (1)
  MUS-211 Theory of Music III (4)
  MUS-212 Theory of Music IV (4)
  MUS-222 Applied Jazz Guitar for Music Majors (2)
  MUS-223 Applied Piano for Music Majors (2)
  MUS-224 Applied Voice for Music Majors (2)
  MUS-225 Applied Strings for Music Majors (2)
  MUS-226 Applied Brass for Music Majors (2)
  MUS-227 Applied Woodwinds for Music Majors (2)
  MUS-228 Applied Percussion for Music Majors (2)
  MUS-229 Applied Classical Guitar for Music Major (2)
  MUS-230 Applied Music for Music Majors (2)
  MUS-251 Music Literature I (3)
  MUS-252 Music Literature II (3)
  MUS-253 Music Literature III (3)
  MUS-289 Special Topics in Music (1)
  MUS-291 Chorus II (1)
  MUS-292 Chamber Singers II (1)
  MUS-293 Women's Choir II (1)
  MUS-294 Instrumental Ensemble II (1)
  MUS-295 Band II (1)
  MUS-298 Orchestra II (1)