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Sinclair College

MUS 1102 Introduction to Aural Skills

Fundamentals of sight singing, dictation, ear training including reading, hearing and notating rhythms, melodies and intervals.

Division: Liberal Arts, Communication and Social Sciences
Department: Music
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: No

Prereqs: NONE  


  • Notate durational values of notes and rests in simple meters.
  • Notate pitches of a melody in simple meters on treble clef.
  • Notate major scale intervals within the octave.
  • Sight-sing melodies in major keys and simple meters.
  • Count rhythms in simple and compound meters.
  • Detect errors in pitch and/or rhythm in melodies played by instructor.

Credit Hours: 3

Classroom Hours: 3