By the end of the course you will be able to compose your own rhythms and melodies. This includes motifs, phrases, periods and phrase groups.
You will also learn how to develop your rhythmic and melodic material through a wide variety of compositional techniques.
You will get practice transcribing music (hearing rhythms and melodies and then writing them down in notation form).
You will get practice notating music using music notation software.
You will be prepared to study harmony and form in Music Composition 2