COURSE CATALOG

COURSES

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Students are required to enroll as a student at Educational Advantage in order to request a course.  All additional course requests can be made through the enrollment form.

PLEASE NOTE: Some of the courses in our catalog are licensed by other curriculum providers.  All music classes were created by music educators affiliated with Educational Advantage.

ALL courses are fulfilled (edited, taught, and graded) by teachers at Educational Advantage.

Bass Guitar: Basics 1 – UC Approved

COURSE DESCRIPTION: This course is designed to introduce students to the bass guitar and get them passionate about playing the instrument. Students will explore and learn about the bass guitar, proper playing technique, and important figures in bass history. This course will teach students how to read standard notation, tablature, and fingerboard diagrams. Students can expect to encounter a variety of listening and playing assignments, as well as lesson quizzes and exams, and will create a portfolio of recordings that reflect the progress they make.

Credit Hours: .5
Price: $250 [$200.00 Course Fee | $50.00 Admin Fee]
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Bass Guitar: Basics 2 – UC APPROVED

COURSE DESCRIPTION: This course is designed to further students’ introduction to the bass guitar. This course will guide students through many playing examples composed specifically to help them grasp key concepts and expand their technique so that they are constantly pushing their boundaries. Students will explore various music theory concepts that will inform their musicianship, and they will focus on composing and improvising on the bass. Students will explore styles of music, the evolution of bass playing, and important figures in bass history. Students can expect to encounter a variety of listening and playing assignments, as well as lesson quizzes and exams, and will create a portfolio of recordings that reflect the progress they make.

SUGGESTED PREREQUISITE: Bass Guitar: Basics 1

Credit Hours: .5
Price: $250 [$200.00 Course Fee | $50.00 Admin Fee]
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Bass Guitar: Foundations 1 – UC APPROVED

Bass Guitar: Foundations 1 continues to build upon the foundation established in the Bass Guitar Beginner courses. Students will explore more advanced concepts such as more major scale patterns, minor scales, playing in all 12 keys, chord progressions, ear training, arpeggios, and articulations. Adding an understanding of these aspects of bass playing will enhance your ability to play with a band and make your bass lines even more groovy and irresistible. Students are introduced to famous and influential bassists in order to broaden students’ perspective and understanding of the instrument. Students can expect to encounter a variety of listening and playing assignments, as well as lesson quizzes and exams, and will create a portfolio of recordings that reflect the progress they make.

SUGGESTED PRE-REQUISITE: Bass Guitar: Basics 1, Bass Guitar: Basics 2

Credit Hours: .5
Price: $250 [$200.00 Course Fee | $50.00 Admin Fee]
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Bass Guitar: Foundations 2 – UC APPROVED

Bass Guitar: Foundations 2 continues addressing topics covered in Bass Guitar: Foundations 1. Students will explore more advanced concepts such as dynamics, expanded range, scalar patterns, intervals, and beginning improvisation. Incorporating these elements will help students take their bass playing to another level. Students are introduced to more famous and influential bass players in order to broaden students’ perspective and understanding of the instrument. Students can expect to encounter a variety of listening and playing assignments, as well as lesson quizzes and exams, and will create a portfolio of recordings that reflect the progress they make.

SUGGESTED PRE-REQUISITE: Bass Guitar: Basics 1, Bass Guitar: Basics 2, Bass Guitar: Foundations 1

Credit Hours: .5
Price: $250 [$200.00 Course Fee | $50.00 Admin Fee]
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