Diploma in Guitar Basics
Diploma in

Guitar Basics

Online Guitar Lessons

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601,987 Students

Become a well-rounded musician and add more dynamics and expression to your guitar skills with our world-class Diploma in Guitar Basics. Our online guitar lessons are best suited for students looking to meet a specific need or simply looking to get started with professional guitar training online. The online guitar lessons are designed in consultation with top-rated guitar professionals to help you improve your style, technique, and tone. For those looking to enroll in guitar lessons for beginners, our online course is the best choice as it will not only help them get in-depth knowledge of the guitar chords & scales but also create a variety of strong Rock, Jazz, Blues, and Funk guitar music pieces that would move the listeners with its depth and brilliance.

601,987 Successful Graduates

8 Interactive Lessons

4 Weeks

8 hours +

Module I - Introduction


8 Interactive Lessons

Weekly Assignments + Fun Quizzes

If you miss a lesson, you can always view the recordings later.

  • Lesson 1 -

    Your Adventure Begins


    We kick-start the course by making a lot of noise and by the end of the lesson you will turn that noise into music. We will look at the different styles of music and learn how to speak the language of guitar. You will quickly master the basic guitar techniques and play many popular songs immediately.

  • Lesson 2 -

    Tricks of the Trade


    In lesson 2, you will develop strength, speed, dexterity, and coordination by learning tricks to getting your fingers and hands playing in tandem as quickly as possible. You will apply our newfound abilities by learning more riffs and licks.

  • Lesson 3 -

    Melody Maker


    One of the primary roles for the guitar is playing lead. You will learn how to identify melodies. You will then learn how to play melodies of popular songs while incorporating the techniques we have developed.

  • Lesson 4 -

    Magic Melodies


    In lesson 4, you will continue your melodic discovery. Learning these basics will prepare you for the next phase, and by this stage you will be impressing your family and friends with all that you have learned so far.

  • Lesson 5 -

    Feel the Rhythm


    The other primary role for the guitar is playing rhythm. Here you will learn how to count in music and how this relates to the guitar. You will then start adding chords to your chord portfolio and learn necessary strumming patterns.

  • Lesson 6 -

    Strumming with Style


    There’s a massive difference between simply strumming the guitar and feeling the music. In lesson 6, you will delve deeper and learn many new chords. You will develop and improve your strumming technique quickly as well as learn new songs.

  • Lesson 7 -

    Chords, Glorious Chords


    You will learn how to master complex chords easily, including bar chords. You will now be using all of the chords and notes that you’ve learned so far and as always, you will leave this lesson being able to play more great songs.

  • Lesson 8 -

    The Secret at the Crossroads


    What if we told you that, all you needed was one chord progression to play 1000s of songs? Would you believe us? Attend this lesson to uncover the secret on how to play them all. The mystery of the crossroads will also be revealed.

  • Deidre Powell
    Deidre Powell
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    Most Guitar courses have been quite basic and uninteresting to me but I was lucky enough to sign up for the “Introduction to Guitar and Music Theory with Marko Gazic. Marko has taken playing the Guitar and Music theory to the next level for me.

  • Katu Kimeu
    Katu Kimeu
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    Shaw Academy is amazing.I always wanted to learn how to ;lay the guitar but didn't have the time or money to invest in lessons.

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