Provides intensive work in basic skills of music which are necessary to the study of elementary harmony. These factors will be approached through written, oral, aural, and keyboard study. Notation, Scales, Key Signatures, Intervals, and Triads, Rhythmic Exercises, Time Signatures, Introductory Sight-Singing and Entraining will be taught. A functional proficiency at the keyboard will be emphasized. This course is prerequisite to enrollment in Theory of Music I 1533 except for those students who achieve a satisfactory score on the harmony placement exam.