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Undergraduate Bulletin 2011-2012 PDF

Programs

  • B.A. Music
  • B.S. Music
  • Music minor
  • Teaching Area - Secondary Certification

Music, B.A.

The Bachelor of Arts in music is a nonprofessional degree designed to give the student a broad understanding of the musical heritage of man.

     
MUCT 111 Music Theory I 3
MUCT 121 Ear Training and Sight Singing I 1
MUCT 151 Music Theory II 3
MUCT 161 Ear Training and Sight Singing II 1
MUCT 221 Music Theory III 3
MUCT 251 Music Theory IV 3
MUCT 315 Form and Analysis or  
MUCT 414 Orchestration and Arranging 3
MUCT 416 Composition 1
MUEN Music Ensemble (lower division)* 2
MUEN Music Ensemble (upper division)* 2
MUHL 201 Research in Music 1
MUHL 311 Music History I 3
MUHL 312 Music History II 3
MUPF Applied Music 7
MUPF 468 Senior Recital 1
MUSC 475 Portfolio Development 1
  Total: 38

*One major ensemble required for each semester in residence.

Music, B.S.

     
MUCT 111 Music Theory I 3
MUCT 121 Ear Training and Sight Singing I 1
MUCT 151 Music Theory II 3
MUCT 161 Ear Training and Sight Singing II 1
MUCT 221 Music Theory III 3
MUCT 251 Music Theory IV 3
MUCT 315 Form and Analysis 3
MUCT 414 Orchestration and Arranging 3
MUCT 416 Composition 1
MUED 280 Basic Conducting 1
MUED 380 Choral Conducting 2
MUED 381 Instrumental Conducting 2
MUED ** Technique & Pedagogy 2
MUEN Music Ensemble (lower division)* 2
MUEN Music Ensemble (upper division)* 2
MUHL 201 Research in Music 1
MUHL 311 Music History I 3
MUHL 312 Music History II 3
MUPF Applied Music 7
MUPF 468 Senior Recital 1
MUSC 475 Portfolio Development 1
  Total: 48

*One major ensemble required for each semester in residence.

** String Majors will take MUED 373

** Voice Majors will take MUED 451

** Piano Majors will take MUED 452

** Instrumental Majors will take MUED 453

Music Minor

     
MUCT 111 Music Theory I 3
MUCT 121 Ear Training and Sight Singing I 1
MUCT 151 Music Theory II 3
MUCT 161 Ear Training and Sight Singing II 1
MUHL 221 Survey of Music 3
MUED 280 Basic Conducting 1
MUED 380 Choral Conducting or  
MUED 381 Instrumental Conducting 2
MUED Pedagogy 2
MUEN Ensemble 2
MUPF Applied Music 4
  Total: 22

 

Teaching Certification Program - Music

All Level Certification in music, Option V in the Education Department portion of this Bulletin, can be added to either the B.A. or the B.S. in Music, though the department recommends the latter.

The student must make formal application for admittance to the Teacher Education Program.  Applications are available at the Education Department office.  This usually is done in the sophomore year.  Admission to the Teacher Education Program in the Education section contains crucial information for the prospective teacher.

The Teaching Certification Program includes all courses in Section B, Professional Development, in the Education Department section.  Besides including Directed Teaching, the music certification program includes 8 additional hours in Music Education as listed below.

     
MUED 355 Music in the School: K-12 2
Emphasis chosen from below 6
   Total: 8
Piano Emphasis:    
MUED 452 Piano Technique and Pedagogy 2
MUPF 161 Organ 2
choice of MUED 372, MUED 374, or MUED 451 2
     
Voice Emphasis:    
MUED 275 Diction for Singers 2
MUED 451 Voice Technique and Pedagogy 2
MUED 452 Piano Pedagogy 2
     
Instrumental Emphasis:    
MUED 371 Percussion Technique and Pedagogy 2
MUED 372 Brass Technique and Pedagogy 2
MUED 373 String 2
MUED 374 Woodwind Technique and Pedagogy 2

 

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