25 STATE NORMAL SCHOOL.
Harmony and Composition. This course consists of instruction in the practical application of the principles of harmony as employed in actual composition, the theory of music, musical form and expression, practice in composition, and criticism of original work.
Instrumental Music.-In this course the instrument of technique is taught. Instruction may be had for any of the leading musical instruments.
American History and Civics. A thorough elementary course in national history, preceded by a review of the periods of exploration and colonization. The work in civics is introduced in connection with the study of national development and includes a somewhat thorough treatment of the following topics: History of the town meeting; parishes, townships, and counties in. colonial times; governments of the colonies; Articles of Confederation; state governments; origin and growth of the Constitution; government of cities; the origin and growth of political parties; territorial acquisitions. Particular attention will be paid to town and county governments in Utah.
Three hours per, week throughout the year.
General History. The work of this course is based on original documents and extracts from contemporaneous writers. While the ground usually gone over in General History is covered, certain great movements and important epochs are emphasized, a thorough study of a few carefully selected groups of facts taking the place of the more vague and general consideration of the great mass of history.
Three hours per week throughout the year.
Note.-European and English History may be substituted for General History.