OnMusic Fundamentals Placement Exam

Please follow the instructions below to take the “OnMusic Fundamentals Placement Exam.” Taking and passing this exam is the prerequisite for MUS 203:

  1. You must take this placement exam between January 1 and July 31.
  2. Purchase the Placement exam Access Key.
  3. Select product name “Placement Exams,” “Add to Cart,” and complete the purchase of the $10 access key. (OnMusic Fundamentals – Placement Exam Only)
  4. Once you have purchased and received your access code you will proceed to the student registration page to register for the Placement Exam. *You should receive code immediately after purchase.
  5. Once you have been able to successfully register for the Placement Exam, you will login using the account you’ve just created to access the Placement Exam.
  6. Read the “Instructors Announcements” and when you are ready to take the test select, “Music Fundamentals Placement Exam.”
  7. To start the exam click “take this exam” and begin.
  8. The exam is timed and you have 50 minutes to complete the test.
  9. After you have finished the test your score will be shown to you. If you score above 65% you will be permitted to register for MUS 203 Theory 1. If not you will be required to take and pass MUS 101 Music Fundamentals. MUS 101 is only offered online through UNR Extended Studies during the first two weeks in August.

If you have any questions please email Jean-Paul Perrotte, Assistant Professor of Composition.