Undergraduate Edition 2019-2020

Music Education Licensure, B.A.

Instrumental Concentration

Piano Vocal Concentration

Vocal Concentration

Curriculum

A. Required General Studies Courses - 35 Credits

MUS 212The African American in Music

2

B. Major Requirements - 37 Credits

Piano majors must select two hours of applied voice in lieu of MUS 110 and MUS 111

1. Core Courses - 25 Credits

MUS 103Aural Skills I

1

MUS 104Aural Skills II

1

MUS 108Music Theory I: Introduction To Functional Harmony

2

MUS 109Music Theory II: Diatonic Harmony

2

MUS 110Piano Class for Beginners I

1

MUS 111Piano Class for Beginners II

1

MUS 203Aural Skills III

1

MUS 204Aural Skills IV

1

MUS 208Music Theory III: Chromatic Harmony

2

MUS 209Music Theory IV: Chromatic And Post-Tonal Music

2

MUS 305Music History I - Early through Classical

3

MUS 306Music History II - Classical to Contemporary

3

MUS 307A Study of Non-Western Music

1

MUS 309Form And Analysis

3

MUS 400Senior Recital/Project

1

Core Course II

Complete 6 semesters of Recital Attendance.  This course can be repeated.
MUS 101Student Recitals

0

2. Core Electives - 12 credits

Applied - 5 Credits
Select 5 credits from the courses below.  MUSA courses below may be repeated.
MUSA 311-394Applied Music

1 or 2

Piano majors must select MUSA 311.
Vocal majors must select MUSA 325.
Large Ensembles - 6 Credits
MUS 200University Marching Band

0 or 1

MUS 201University Concert Band

0 or 1

MUS 260Orchestra

0-1

MUS 300University Choir

0 or 1

MUS 401University Symphonic Wind Ensemble

0 or 1

Small Ensemble - 1 Credit
Select 1 credit from the courses listed below.
MUS 015University Basketball Band

0 or 1

MUS 210Brass Ensemble

0 or 1

MUS 220Woodwind Ensemble

0 or 1

MUS 221String Chamber Ensemble

1

MUS 230Percussion Ensemble

0 or 1

MUS 240Collegians (Jazz Ensemble)

0 or 1

MUS 310Choral Ensemble

0 or 1

MUS 429Piano Accompanying

1

C. Related Required Courses - 4 Credits

Related Area Core Courses - 2 Credits
MUS 338Conducting

1

MUS 446Instrumental Techniques and Conducting

1

or

MUS 447Choral Techniques and Conducting

1

Instrumental students must take MUS 446.
Voice students must take MUS 447.
Piano students may take either MUS 446 or MUS 447
Related Area Electives - 2 credits
Select two hours of ensembles from the courses listed below.
MUSA 311-394Applied Music

1 or 2

D. Concentration Requirements - 35 Credits

Concentration Core - 33 Credits

MUS 123Voice Class

1

MUS 126Voice Diction

1

MUS 430Piano Pedagogy

1

EDUC 210Professional Studies I: Introduction to Education

3

EDUC 310Professional Studies II: Special Education & Diverse Learners

3

EDUC 350Teaching Intermediate & Content Reading

3

EDUC 360Teaching and Assessment

3

EDUC 426Music Methods in the Elementary School

2

EDUC 427Music Methods in the Secondary School

2

EDUC 443Observation and Supervised Teaching in Music

12

EDUC 478Seminar in Contemporary Educational Issues

P/F

Concentration Elective II- 1 Credit

MUS 231String Class

1

or

MUS 347Percussion Class

1

All students must either take MUS 347 or MUS 231.

Concentration Elective - 1 Credit

MUS 123Voice Class

1

or

MUS 126Voice Diction

1

or

MUS 430Piano Pedagogy

1

Instrumental students must take MUS 123 instead of MUS 126 and MUS 430.
Voice students must take MUS 126 instead of MUS 123.
Piano students must take either MUS 123, MUS 126 or MUS 430.

E. Free Electives - 9 Credits

Total Credit Hours: 120

Special Note:  Students must earn a grade of "C" or better in all courses listed under sections B and C, above.

Special Note: Students taking guitar as their primary applied instrument may enroll in MUS 240: Collegians Jazz Ensemble to complete the large ensemble requirement.

Curriculum Guide: B. A. in Music (Music Education Licensure) Instrumental

Freshman Year

First Semester

MUS 101Student Recitals

0

MUS 103Aural Skills I

1

MUS 108Music Theory I: Introduction To Functional Harmony

2

MUS 110Piano Class for Beginners I

1

MUS 120Introduction to Music Education

1

MUS Ensemble

1

MUSA 311-394Applied Music

1 or 2

ENGL 102Composition I

3

MATH 115College Algebra

3

UNIV 110Freshman Seminar

1

Total Credit Hours:14

Second Semester

MUS 101Student Recitals

0

MUS 104Aural Skills II

1

MUS 109Music Theory II: Diatonic Harmony

2

MUS 111Piano Class for Beginners II

1

MUSA 311-394Applied Music

1 or 2

MUS Ensemble

1

ENGL 103Composition II

3

UNIV 120Freshman Seminar II

1

HLTH 185Health Concepts

2

Social & Behavior Sciences B (1)

3

Total Credit Hours:15

Sophomore Year

First Semester

MUS 101Student Recitals

0

MUS 203Aural Skills III

1

MUS 208Music Theory III: Chromatic Harmony

2

MUS Ensemble

1

MUS 231String Class

1

or

MUS 347Percussion Class

1

MUSA 311-394Applied Music

1 or 2

ENGL 201World Literature I

3

PSY 212General Psychology

3

Humanities and Fine Arts B

3

Total Credit Hours:15

Second Semester

MUS 101Student Recitals

0

MUS 204Aural Skills IV

1

MUS 209Music Theory IV: Chromatic And Post-Tonal Music

2

MUS 345Brass Class

1

MUS Ensemble

1

MUSA 311-394Applied Music

1 or 2

EDUC 210Professional Studies I: Introduction to Education

3

Natural Sciences and Mathematics - B

4

PE Any PE course

1

Social & Behavior Sciences A

3

Total Credit Hours:17

Junior Year

First Semester

MUS 101Student Recitals

0

MUS 212The African American in Music

2

MUS 305Music History I - Early through Classical

3

MUS 307A Study of Non-Western Music

1

MUS 346Woodwind Class

1

MUS Ensemble

1

MUSA 311-394Applied Music

1 or 2

EDUC 310Professional Studies II: Special Education & Diverse Learners

3

Free Elective 3

3

Total Credit Hours:15

Second Semester

MUS 101Student Recitals

0

MUS 123Voice Class

1

MUS 306Music History II - Classical to Contemporary

3

MUS 309Form And Analysis

3

MUS 312Orchestration

2

MUS 338Conducting

1

MUS Ensemble

1

MUSA 311-394Applied Music

1 or 2

EDUC 426Music Methods in the Elementary School

2

Free Elective 2

3

Total Credit Hours:17

Senior Year

First Semester

MUSA 311-394Applied Music

1 or 2

MUS 400Senior Recital/Project

1

MUS 446Instrumental Techniques and Conducting

1

MUS Ensemble(Small or Large)

1

EDUC 350Teaching Intermediate & Content Reading

3

EDUC 360Teaching and Assessment

3

EDUC 427Music Methods in the Secondary School

2

Free Elective 3

3

Total Credit Hours:15

Instrumental students must register for MUS 446.

Vocal students must register for MUS 447.

Piano student may register for either MUS 446 or MUS 447

Second Semester

EDUC 443Observation and Supervised Teaching in Music

12

EDUC 478Seminar in Contemporary Educational Issues

P/F

Total Credit Hours:12

Total Credit Hours: 120

Curriculum Guide: B. A. in Music (Music Education Licensure) Vocal

Freshman Year

First Semester

MUS 101Student Recitals

0

MUS 103Aural Skills I

1

MUS 108Music Theory I: Introduction To Functional Harmony

2

MUS 110Piano Class for Beginners I

1

MUS 120Introduction to Music Education

1

MUS 300University Choir

0 or 1

MUSA 311-394Applied Music

1 or 2

ENGL 102Composition I

3

MATH 115College Algebra

3

UNIV 110Freshman Seminar

1

Total Credit Hours:14

Second Semester

MUS 101Student Recitals

0

MUS 104Aural Skills II

1

MUS 109Music Theory II: Diatonic Harmony

2

MUS 111Piano Class for Beginners II

1

MUSA 311-394Applied Music

1 or 2

ENGL 103Composition II

3

UNIV 120Freshman Seminar II

1

HLTH 185Health Concepts

2

Social & Behavior Sciences B (1)

3

MUS 300University Choir

0 or 1

Total Credit Hours:15

Sophomore Year

First Semester

MUS 101Student Recitals

0

MUS 203Aural Skills III

1

MUS 208Music Theory III: Chromatic Harmony

2

MUS 231String Class

1

or

MUS 347Percussion Class

1

MUS 300University Choir

0 or 1

Humanities and Fine Arts B

3

MUSA 311-394Applied Music

1 or 2

Humanities and Fine Arts A

3

Social & Behavior Sciences B (1)

3

Concentration Elective 1

1

Total Credit Hours:16

Second Semester

MUS 101Student Recitals

0

MUS 204Aural Skills IV

1

MUS 209Music Theory IV: Chromatic And Post-Tonal Music

2

MUS 300University Choir

0 or 1

MUS 345Brass Class

1

MUSA 311-394Applied Music

1 or 2

EDUC 210Professional Studies I: Introduction to Education

3

Natural Sciences and Mathematics - B

4

PE Any PE course

1

Social & Behavior Sciences A

3

Total Credit Hours:17

Junior Year

First Semester

MUS 101Student Recitals

0

MUS 212The African American in Music

2

MUS 300University Choir

0 or 1

MUS 305Music History I - Early through Classical

3

MUS 307A Study of Non-Western Music

1

MUS 346Woodwind Class

1

MUSA 311-394Applied Music

1 or 2

EDUC 310Professional Studies II: Special Education & Diverse Learners

3

Free Elective 2

2

Total Credit Hours:16

Second Semester

MUS 101Student Recitals

0

MUS 300University Choir

0 or 1

MUS 306Music History II - Classical to Contemporary

3

MUS 309Form And Analysis

3

MUS 312Orchestration

2

MUS 338Conducting

1

MUSA 311-394Applied Music

1 or 2

EDUC 426Music Methods in the Elementary School

2

Free Elective 2

3

Free Elective 1

1

Total Credit Hours:15

Senior Year

First Semester

MUSA 311-394Applied Music

1 or 2

MUS Ensemble(Small or Large)

1

MUS 400Senior Recital/Project

1

MUS 447Choral Techniques and Conducting

1

EDUC 350Teaching Intermediate & Content Reading

3

EDUC 360Teaching and Assessment

3

EDUC 427Music Methods in the Secondary School

2

Free Elective 3

3

Total Credit Hours:15

Instrumental students must register for MUS 446.

Vocal students must register for MUS 447.

Piano student may register for either MUS 446 or MUS 447

Second Semester

EDUC 443Observation and Supervised Teaching in Music

12

EDUC 478Seminar in Contemporary Educational Issues

P/F

Total Credit Hours:12

Total Credit Hours: 120

Curriculum Guide: B. A. in Music (Music Education Licensure) Piano Vocal

Freshman Year

First Semester

MUS 101Student Recitals

0

MUS 103Aural Skills I

1

MUS 108Music Theory I: Introduction To Functional Harmony

2

MUS 110Piano Class for Beginners I

1

MUS 120Introduction to Music Education

1

MUS 300University Choir

0 or 1

MUSA 311-394Applied Music

1 or 2

ENGL 102Composition I

3

MATH 115College Algebra

3

UNIV 110Freshman Seminar

1

Total Credit Hours:14

Second Semester

MUS 101Student Recitals

0

MUS 104Aural Skills II

1

MUS 109Music Theory II: Diatonic Harmony

2

MUS 111Piano Class for Beginners II

1

MUS 300University Choir

0 or 1

MUSA 311-394Applied Music

1 or 2

ENGL 103Composition II

3

UNIV 120Freshman Seminar II

1

HLTH 185Health Concepts

2

Social & Behavior Sciences B (1)

3

Total Credit Hours:15

Sophomore Year

First Semester

MUS 101Student Recitals

0

MUS 203Aural Skills III

1

MUS 208Music Theory III: Chromatic Harmony

2

MUS 231String Class

1

or

MUS 347Percussion Class

1

MUS 300University Choir

0 or 1

MUSA 311-394Applied Music

1 or 2

ENGL 201World Literature I

3

PSY 212General Psychology

3

Humanities and Fine Arts B

3

Total Credit Hours:16

Second Semester

MUS 101Student Recitals

0

MUS 204Aural Skills IV

1

MUS 209Music Theory IV: Chromatic And Post-Tonal Music

2

MUS 300University Choir

0 or 1

MUS 345Brass Class

1

MUSA 311-394Applied Music

1 or 2

EDUC 210Professional Studies I: Introduction to Education

3

Natural Sciences and Mathematics - B

4

PE Any PE course

1

Social & Behavior Sciences A

3

Total Credit Hours:17

Junior Year

First Semester

MUS 101Student Recitals

0

MUS 212The African American in Music

2

MUS 300University Choir

0 or 1

MUS 305Music History I - Early through Classical

3

MUS 307A Study of Non-Western Music

1

MUS 346Woodwind Class

1

MUSA 311-394Applied Music

1 or 2

EDUC 310Professional Studies II: Special Education & Diverse Learners

3

Free Elective 3

3

Total Credit Hours:16

Second Semester

MUS 101Student Recitals

0

MUS 430Piano Pedagogy

1

MUS 300University Choir

0 or 1

MUS 306Music History II - Classical to Contemporary

3

MUS 309Form And Analysis

3

MUS 312Orchestration

2

MUS 338Conducting

1

MUSA 311-394Applied Music

1 or 2

EDUC 426Music Methods in the Elementary School

2

Free Elective 2

3

Total Credit Hours:17

Senior Year

First Semester

Piano student may register for either MUS 446 or MUS 447.
MUSA 311-394Applied Music

1 or 2

MUS 400Senior Recital/Project

1

MUS 446Instrumental Techniques and Conducting

1

or

MUS 447Choral Techniques and Conducting

1

MUS Ensemble(Small or Large)

1

EDUC 350Teaching Intermediate & Content Reading

3

EDUC 360Teaching and Assessment

3

EDUC 427Music Methods in the Secondary School

2

Free Elective 3

3

Total Credit Hours:15


Second Semester

EDUC 443Observation and Supervised Teaching in Music

12

EDUC 478Seminar in Contemporary Educational Issues

P/F

Total Credit Hours:12

Total Credit Hours: 120