Music theory does not have to be hard to learn

Here's why students and teachers recommend this course

  • Learn at your own pace - no time limits for completing this course

  • Clearly explained learning concepts - only what you really need to know for the exam

  • Support available at every step - we want you to succeed

  • Test yourself by writing mock exam papers based on the actual exam

  • Updated and monitored frequently - more practice content to come!

  • You can complete this course in just 6 weeks!

Course Curriculum

Here is a breakdown of what the course covers:

  • 2
    Lesson 1 - Clefs
    • Lesson 1 Part 1 - The 4 different clefs
    • Lesson 1 Part 2 - How to draw the clefs
    • Lesson 1 Text
    • Lesson 1 - Staff Template
  • 3
    Lesson 2 - Key Signature
    • Lesson 2 Part 1 - The Circle of 5th
    • Lesson 2 Part 2 - Relative Keys and Key Signatures
    • Lesson 2 Text
    • Lesson 2 - Questions, Answers and Staff Template
  • 4
    Lesson 3 - Scales
    • Lesson 3 Part 1 - Semitones vs Tones & Majors
    • Lesson 3 Part 2 - Harmonic Minors and Melodic Minors
    • Lesson 3 Part 3 - Writing Majors and Minors
    • Lesson 3 Part 4 - Chromatic Scales & How To Write Chromatic Scales
    • Lesson 3 Part 5 - Technical Names and Their Positions
    • Lesson 3 Text
    • Lesson 3 - Questions and Answers
  • 5
    Lesson 4 - Notation
    • Lesson 4 Part 1 - The List of Notes, Rests, and their names
    • Lesson 4 Part 2 - Dotted Notes and Rests
    • Lesson 4 Part 3 - Pitch & Accidentals
    • Lesson 4 Part 4 - Ornaments
    • Lesson 4 Part 5 - Exam Drawings
    • Lesson 4 Text
    • Lesson 4 - Questions, Answers and Staff Template
  • 6
    Lesson 5 - Intervals
    • Lesson 5 - Intervals
    • Lesson 5 Text
    • Lesson 5 - Questions and Answers
  • 7
    Lesson 6 - Chords
    • Lesson 6 Part 1 - What Is A Chord?
    • Lesson 6 Part 2 - Inversions of the chords
    • Lesson 6 Part 3 - How to identify chords and their inversion
    • Lesson 6 Part 4 - Seventh Chord
    • Lesson 6 Text
    • Lesson 6 - Questions and Answers
  • 8
    Lesson 7 - Cadence
    • Lesson 7 - Cadence
    • Lesson 7 Text
    • Lesson 7 - Questions and Answers
  • 9
    Lesson 8 - Time Signature
    • Lesson 8 Part 1 - Simple Time Signatures and their rules
    • Lesson 8 Part 2 - Compound Time and its rules
    • Lesson 8 Part 3 - Triplets and Duplets, Regular Time and Irregular Time, & Adding Bar Lines
    • Lesson 8 Part 4 - How To Convert Between Simple Time Signatures and Compound Time Signatures
    • Lesson 8 Text
    • Lesson 8 - Questions and Answers
  • 10
    Lesson 9 - Transposition
    • Lesson 9 Part 1 - Concert Pitch
    • Lesson 9 Part 2 - Transposing Techniques
    • Lesson 9 Text
    • Lesson 9 - Questions and Answers
  • 11
    Lesson 10 - Finding out the key
    • Lesson 10 - Finding out the key
    • Lesson 10 Text
    • Lesson 10 - The Standard Orchestral Instruments, The Music Theory Terminology, and the Staff Template
  • 12
    Exam Practice
    • Practice Exam - Set 1
    • Practice Exam - Set 2
    • Practice Exam - Set 3
    • Practice Exam - Set 4
    • Practice Exam - Set 5