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2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED BULLETIN]

COM 201P - Songwriting Workshop II

2 credit(s) High Impact Practice: Collaborative Learning
This course is the second in a sequence of 4 courses designed as group lessons. Students meet with a faculty member having specialized training and experience in popular songwriting. Concepts and practical application of skills introduced in COM 200P  will continue to be developed and nurtured. Topics covered in greater depth and breadth supporting the development of strong songwriting technique include: composing songs in a variety of contexts, forms, and styles; increased nuance in the use of chord progressions, melodic construction, hooks, and harmonic considerations; strategies for crafting effective lyrics and song titles, and collaborative songwriting strategies.
Prerequisite(s): COM 200P , composition student enrolled in the commercial music/songwriting emphasis, or music major with permission of instructor.

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