Undergraduate Edition 2019-2020

Music - Concentration in Sound Recording Technology, B.A.

Curriculum

A. General Studies Courses - 35 Credits

MUS 212The African American in Music

2

B. Major Requirements - 37 Credits

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

Core Electives - 12 Credits
Applied - 5 Credits
MUSA 311-394Applied Music

1 or 2

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
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

D. Concentration Requirements - 29 Credits

Concentration Core - 21 Credits

MUS 115Emerging Media in Audio

2

MUS 116Introduction to Music Industry Studies

3

MUS 125Introduction to the Recording Studio

3

MUS 254Audio Engineering I

2

MUS 255Audio Engineering II

2

MUS 321Music Multimedia Applications

2

MUS 360Digital Audio Technology

2

MUS 417Music Industry Internship

3

MUS 454Studio Production Seminar

2

Concentration Elective I - 1 credit
Choose one ensemble from the list 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

Concentration Electives II - 7 Credit Hours

Select 7 credits from courses that begin with the prefix MUS or MUSA.

E. Free Electives - 19 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 with Concentration in Sound Recording Technology

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

MUSA 311-394Applied Music

1 or 2

MUS Ensemble(Small or Large)

1

ENGL 102Composition I

3

UNIV 110Freshman Seminar

1

HLTH 185Health Concepts

2

Natural Sciences and Mathematics - A

3

Total Credit Hours:15

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(Small or Large)

1

ENGL 103Composition II

3

UNIV 120Freshman Seminar II

1

Social & Behavior Sciences A

3

PE Any PE course

1

Total Credit Hours:14

Sophomore Year

First Semester

MUS 101Student Recitals

0

MUS 203Aural Skills III

1

MUS 208Music Theory III: Chromatic Harmony

2

MUSA 311-394Applied Music

1 or 2

ENGL 201World Literature I

3

MUS Ensemble(Small or Large)

1

Natural Sciences and Mathematics - B

4

Social & Behavior Sciences B (1)

3

Total Credit Hours:15

Second Semester

MUS 204Aural Skills IV

1

MUS 212The African American in Music

2

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

2

MUSA 311-394Applied Music

1 or 2

MUS Ensemble(Small or Large)

1

Social & Behavior Sciences B (2)

3

Humanities and Fine Arts B

3

MUS 101Student Recitals

0

MUS 115Emerging Media in Audio

2

Total Credit Hours:15

Junior Year

First Semester

MUS 101Student Recitals

0

MUS 116Introduction to Music Industry Studies

3

MUS 254Audio Engineering I

2

MUS 306Music History II - Classical to Contemporary

3

MUSA 311-394Applied Music

1 or 2

MUS Ensemble(Small or Large)

1

MUS Music Electives

2

MUS 125Introduction to the Recording Studio

3

Total Credit Hours:15

Second Semester

MUS 101Student Recitals

0

MUS 255Audio Engineering II

2

MUS 306Music History II - Classical to Contemporary

3

MUS 309Form And Analysis

3

MUS 321Music Multimedia Applications

2

MUS Ensemble(Small or Large)

1

MUS Ensemble(Small or Large)

1

Free Elective

2

MUS Music Elective

1

Total Credit Hours:15

Senior Year

First Semester

MUS 360Digital Audio Technology

2

MUS 307A Study of Non-Western Music

1

MUS Ensemble(Small or Large)

1

MUS 417Music Industry Internship

3

MUS Music Electives

2

Free Elective 2

3

Free Elective 3

3

Free Elective 1

1

Total Credit Hours:16

Second Semester

MUS 400Senior Recital/Project

1

MUS 454Studio Production Seminar

2

MUS Music Electives

2

Free Elective 4

3

Free Elective 5

3

Free Elective 6

3

Free Elective 1

1

Total Credit Hours:15

Total Credit Hours: 120

Students may register for three music electives in lieu of MUS 417 (Music Industry Studies).