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SECTION 5: Bachelor of Music (Music Education)

5.1a.  Early Years Concentration

Year One

MUSC 1004

Introduction to Music in History 1

3

MUSC 1014

Introduction to Music in History 2

3

MUSC 1110

Music Theory 1

3

MUSC 1120

Music Theory 2

3

MUSC 1180

Ensemble

2

MUSC 1190

Ensemble

2

MUSC 1384

Musicianship 1

2

MUSC 1394

Musicianship 2

2

MUSC 1400

Major Practical Study

6

 

*Mathematics Requirement

3

 

*Written English Requirement

3

 

Total Credit Hours

32

 

*Can be used to fulfill the breadth component

Requirements for breadth component effective 2018-2019:

  • 6 credit hours of English Literature and/or French Literature
  • 6 credit hours of Social Studies (History and/or Geography)
  • 12 credit hours of Mathematics & Science comprised of:
    • 6 credit hours of Mathematics or Statistics
    • 6 credit hours from Science: Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Geological Science or Physics

 

Year Two

MUSC 2100

Introduction to Music Teaching and Learning

3

MUSC 2110

Music Theory 3

3

MUSC 2120

Music Theory 4

3

MUSC 2180

Ensemble

2

MUSC 2190

Ensemble

2

MUSC 2384

Musicianship 3

2

MUSC 2394

Musicianship 4

2

MUSC 2400

Major Practical Study

6

MUSC 2460

Conducting

3

 

Breadth Requirement

6

 

Music History Elective

3

 

Total Credit Hours

35

 

Year Three

MUSC 3102

Composition, Technology and Improvisation for Music Educators

3

MUSC 3200, or

MUSC 3220

Orff-Schulwerk 1 (Summer Term)

Kodály Music Education (Summer Term)

6

6

MUSC 3180

Ensemble

2

MUSC 3190

Ensemble

2

MUSC 3470

Major Practical Study

6

MUSC 3772

Vocal Pedagogy for Choirs

3

MUSC 4752

Elementary and Middle Years Choral Methods

3

 

Teachable Minor

6

 

Breadth Requirement

6

 

Total Credit Hours

37

 

Year Four

MUSC 3730

Early Music Development

3

MUSC 4160

Major Practical Study

3

MUSC 4180

Ensemble

2

MUSC 4190

Ensemble

2

MUSC 4896

Cultural Perspectives for Music Educators

3

 

Teachable Minor

6

 

Breadth Requirement

6

 

Music History Elective

3

 

Total Credit Hours

28

 

Total Degree Credit Hours

132

 

5.1b.  Early Years Concentration (With “W” or “Math” Requirement as Teachable Minor)

Year One

MUSC 1004

Introduction to Music in History 1

3

MUSC 1014

Introduction to Music in History 2

3

MUSC 1110

Music Theory 1

3

MUSC 1120

Music Theory 2

3

MUSC 1180

Ensemble

2

MUSC 1190

Ensemble

2

MUSC 1384

Musicianship 1

2

MUSC 1394

Musicianship 2

2

MUSC 1400

Major Practical Study

6

 

*Mathematics Requirement

3

 

*Written English Requirement

3

 

Total Credit Hours

32

 

*Can be used to fulfill the breadth component (Math requirement may not be MUSC 3230 Acoustics of Music)

Requirements for breadth component effective 2018-2019:

  • 6 credit hours of English Literature and/or French Literature
  • 6 credit hours of Social Studies (History and/or Geography)
  • 12 credit hours of Mathematics & Science comprised of:
    • 6 credit hours of Mathematics or Statistics
    • 6 credit hours from Science: Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Geological Science or Physics

 

Year Two

MUSC 2100

Introduction to Music Teaching and Learning

3

MUSC 2110

Music Theory 3

3

MUSC 2120

Music Theory 4

3

MUSC 2180

Ensemble

2

MUSC 2190

Ensemble

2

MUSC 2384

Musicianship 3

2

MUSC 2394

Musicianship 4

2

MUSC 2400

Major Practical Study

6

MUSC 2460

Conducting

3

 

Breadth Requirement

6

 

Music History Elective

3

 

Total Credit Hours

35

 

Year Three

MUSC 3102

Composition, Technology and Improvisation for Music Educators

3

MUSC 3200, or

MUSC 3220

Orff-Schulwerk 1 (Summer Term)

Kodály Music Education (Summer Term)

6

 

MUSC 3180

Ensemble

2

MUSC 3190

Ensemble

2

MUSC 3470

Major Practical Study

6

MUSC 3772

Vocal Pedagogy for Choirs

3

MUSC 4752

Elementary and Middle Years Choral Methods

3

 

Teachable Minor

6

 

Breadth Requirement

6

 

Total Credit Hours

37

 

Year Four

MUSC 3360

Topics in Music Education

3

MUSC 3730

Early Music Development

3

MUSC 4470,

or

MUSC 4160,

and MUSC XXXX

Major Practical Study

 

Major Practical Study

Music Elective

6

 

3

3

MUSC 4180

Ensemble

2

MUSC 4190

Ensemble

2

MUSC 4896

Cultural Perspectives for Music Educators

3

 

Teachable Minor

3

 

Breadth Requirement

6

 

Music History Elective

3

 

Total Credit Hours

28

 

Total Degree Credit Hours

132

 

5.2a.   Instrumental Concentration

Year One

MUSC 1004

Introduction to Music in History 1

3

MUSC 1014

Introduction to Music in History 2

3

MUSC 1110

Music Theory 1

3

MUSC 1120

Music Theory 2

3

MUSC 1180

Ensemble

2

MUSC 1190

Ensemble

2

MUSC 1384

Musicianship 1

2

MUSC 1394

Musicianship 2

2

MUSC 1400

Major Practical Study

6

 

Mathematics Requirement

3

 

Written English Requirement

3

 

Total Credit Hours

32

 

Year Two

MUSC 2100

Introduction to Music Teaching and Learning

3

MUSC 2110

Music Theory 3

3

MUSC 2120

Music Theory 4

3

MUSC 2180

Ensemble

2

MUSC 2190

Ensemble

2

MUSC 2384

Musicianship 3

2

MUSC 2394

Musicianship 4

2

MUSC 2400

Major Practical Study

6

MUSC 2460

Conducting

3

 

Music History Elective

3

 

Teachable Minor

6

 

Total Credit Hours

35

 

Year Three

MUSC 3102

Composition, Technology and Improvisation for Music Educators

3

MUSC 3180

Ensemble

2

MUSC 3190

Ensemble

2

MUSC 3470

Major Practical Study

6

MUSC 3780

Woodwind Techniques

3

MUSC 3790

Brass Techniques

3

MUSC 4772

Instrumental Music Methods 1

3

 

Music Elective

3

 

Teachable Minor

6

 

Music History Elective

3

 

Total Credit Hours

34

 

Year Four

MUSC 3690

Percussion Techniques

3

MUSC 3884

Introduction to Jazz for Music Educators

3

MUSC 4470,

or

MUSC 4160,

and MUSC XXXX

Major Practical Study

 

Major Practical Study

Music Elective

6

 

3

3

MUSC 4180

Ensemble

2

MUSC 4190

Ensemble

2

MUSC 4782

Instrumental Music Methods 2

3

MUSC 4896

Cultural Perspectives for Music Educators

3

 

Music Elective

3

 

Teachable Minor

6

 

Total Credit Hours

31

 

Total Degre Credit Hours

132

 

5.2b. Instrumental Concentration (With “W” or “Math” Requirement as Teachable Minor)

Year One

MUSC 1004

Introduction to Music in History 1

3

MUSC 1014

Introduction to Music in History 2

3

MUSC 1110

Music Theory 1

3

MUSC 1120

Music Theory 2

3

MUSC 1180

Ensemble

2

MUSC 1190

Ensemble

2

MUSC 1384

Musicianship 1

2

MUSC 1394

Musicianship 2

2

MUSC 1400

Major Practical Study

6

 

Mathematics Requirement

3

 

Written English Requirement

3

 

Total Credit Hours

32

 

Year Two

MUSC 2100

Introduction to Music Teaching and Learning

3

MUSC 2110

Music Theory 3

3

MUSC 2120

Music Theory 4

3

MUSC 2180

Ensemble

2

MUSC 2190

Ensemble

2

MUSC 2384

Musicianship 3

2

MUSC 2394

Musicianship 4

2

MUSC 2400

Major Practical Study

6

MUSC 2460

Conducting

3

 

Teachable Minor

6

 

Music History Elective

3

 

Total Credit Hours

35

 

Year Three

MUSC 3102

Composition, Technology and Improvisation for Music Educators

3

MUSC 3180

Ensemble

2

MUSC 3190

Ensemble

2

MUSC 3470

Major Practical Study

6

MUSC 3780

Woodwind Techniques

3

MUSC 3790

Brass Techniques

3

MUSC 4772

Instrumental Music Methods 1

3

 

Music Elective

3

 

Teachable Minor

6

 

Music History Elective

3

 

Total Credit Hours

34

 

Year Four

MUSC 3690

Percussion Techniques

3

MUSC 3884

Introduction to Jazz for Music Educators

3

MUSC 4470,

or

MUSC 4160,

and MUSC XXXX

 

Major Practical Study

 

Major Practical Study

Music Elective

6

 

3

3

MUSC 4180

Ensemble

2

MUSC 4190

Ensemble

2

MUSC 4782

Instrumental Music Methods 2

3

MUSC 4896

Cultural Perspectives for Music Educators

3

 

Music Elective

6

 

Teachable Minor

3

 

Total Credit Hours

31

 

Total Degree Credit Hours

132

 

5.3a.  Choral Concentration

Year One

MUSC 1004

Introduction to Music in History 1

3

MUSC 1014

Introduction to Music in History 2

3

MUSC 1110

Music Theory 1

3

MUSC 1120

Music Theory 2

3

MUSC 1180

Ensemble

2

MUSC 1190

Ensemble

2

MUSC 1384

Musicianship 1

2

MUSC 1394

Musicianship 2

2

MUSC 1400

Major Practical Study

6

 

Mathematics Requirement

3

 

Written English Requirement

3

 

Total Credit Hours

32

 

Year Two

MUSC 2100

Introduction to Music Teaching and Learning

3

MUSC 2110

Music Theory 3

3

MUSC 2120

Music Theory 4

3

MUSC 2180

Ensemble

2

MUSC 2190

Ensemble

2

MUSC 2384

Musicianship 3

2

MUSC 2394

Musicianship 4

2

MUSC 2400

Major Practical Study

6

MUSC 2460

Conducting

3

 

Teachable Minor

6

 

Music History Elective

3

 

Total Credit Hours

35

 

Year Three

MUSC 3102

Composition, Technology and Improvisation for Music Educators

3

MUSC 3180

Ensemble

2

MUSC 3190

Ensemble

2

MUSC 3470

Major Practical Study

6

MUSC 3772

Vocal Pedagogy for Choirs

3

MUSC 4752

Elementary and Middle Years Choral Methods

3

MUSC 4762

Senior Years and Community Choral Methods

3

 

Teachable Minor

12

 

 Music Elective

 

Total Credit Hours

37

 

Year Four

MUSC 3730

Early Music Development

3

MUSC 3884

Introduction to Jazz for Music Educators

3

MUSC 4470,

or

MUSC 4160,

and MUSC XXXX

Major Practical Study

 

Major Practical Study

Music Elective

6

 

3

3

MUSC 4180

Ensemble

2

MUSC 4190

Ensemble

2

MUSC 4156

Choral Literature and Programming

3

MUSC 4896

Cultural Perspectives for Music Educators

3

 

Music Elective

3

 

Music History Elective

3

 

Total Credit Hours

28

 

Total Degree Credit Hours

132

 

5.3b.   Choral Concentration (With “W” or “Math” Requirement as Teachable Minor)

Year One

MUSC 1004

Introduction to Music in History 1

3

MUSC 1014

Introduction to Music in History 2

3

MUSC 1110

Music Theory 1

3

MUSC 1120

Music Theory 2

3

MUSC 1180

Ensemble

2

MUSC 1190

Ensemble

2

MUSC 1384

Musicianship 1

2

MUSC 1394

Musicianship 2

2

MUSC 1400

Major Practical Study

6

 

Mathematics Requirement

3

 

Written English Requirement

3

 

Total Credit Hours

32

 

Year Two

MUSC 2100

Introduction to Music Teaching and Learning

3

MUSC 2110

Music Theory 3

3

MUSC 2120

Music Theory 4

3

MUSC 2180

Ensemble

2

MUSC 2190

Ensemble

2

MUSC 2384

Musicianship 3

2

MUSC 2394

Musicianship 4

2

MUSC 2400

Major Practical Study

6

MUSC 2460

Conducting

3

 

Teachable Minor

6

 

Music History Elective

3

 

Total Credit Hours

35

 

Year Three

MUSC 3102

Composition, Technology and Improvisation for Music Educators

3

MUSC 3180

Ensemble

2

MUSC 3190

Ensemble

2

MUSC 3470

Major Practical Study

6

MUSC 3772

Vocal Pedagogy for Choirs

3

MUSC 4752

Elementary and Middle Years Choral Methods

3

MUSC 4762

Senior Years and Community Choral Methods

3

 

Music Elective

3

 

Teachable Minor

6

 

Music History Elective

3

 

Total Credit Hours

34

 

Year Four

MUSC 3730

Early Music Development

3

MUSC 3884

Introduction to Jazz for Music Educators

3

MUSC 4470,

or

MUSC 4160,

and MUSC XXXX

Major Practical Study

 

Major Practical Study

Music Elective

6

 

3

3

MUSC 4180

Ensemble

2

MUSC 4190

Ensemble

2

MUSC 4156

Choral Literature and Programming

3

MUSC 4896

Cultural Perspectives for Music Educators

3

 

Music Elective

6

 

Teachable Minor

3

 

Total Credit Hours

31

 

Total Degree Credit Hours

132

 

5.4a. Guitar/Strings Concentration

Year One

MUSC 1004

Introduction to Music in History 1

3

MUSC 1014

Introduction to Music in History 2

3

MUSC 1110

Music Theory 1

3

MUSC 1120

Music Theory 2

3

MUSC 1180

Ensemble

2

MUSC 1190

Ensemble

2

MUSC 1384

Musicianship 1

2

MUSC 1394

Musicianship 2

2

MUSC 1400

Major Practical Study

6

 

Mathematics Requirement

3

 

Written English Requirement

3

 

Total Credit Hours

32

 

Year Two

MUSC 2100

Introduction to Music Teaching and Learning

3

MUSC 2110

Music Theory 3

3

MUSC 2120

Music Theory 4

3

MUSC 2180

Ensemble

2

MUSC 2190

Ensemble

2

MUSC 2384

Musicianship 3

2

MUSC 2394

Musicianship 4

2

MUSC 2400

Major Practical Study

6

MUSC 2460

Conducting

3

 

Teachable Minor

6

 

Music History Elective

3

 

Total Credit Hours

35

 

Year Three

MUSC 3102

Composition, Technology and Improvisation for Music Educators

3

MUSC 3180

Ensemble

2

MUSC 3190

Ensemble

2

MUSC 3470

Major Practical Study

6

MUSC 3894, or

MUSC 3800

Guitar Techniques

String Techniques

3

3

MUSC 4752 or

MUSC 4772

Elementary and Middle Years Choral Methods

Instrumental Music Methods 1

3

3

 

Music Elective

6

 

Teachable Minor

6

 

 Music History Elective

 3

 

Total Credit Hours

34

 

Year Four

MUSC 3730

Early Music Development

3

MUSC 3884

Introduction to Jazz for Music Educators

3

MUSC 4470,

or

MUSC 4160,

and MUSC XXXX

Major Practical Study

 

Major Practical Study

Music Elective

6

 

3

3

MUSC 4180

Ensemble

2

MUSC 4190

Ensemble

2

MUSC 4752

or MUSC 4762

or MUSC 4772

or MUSC 4782

Elementary and Middle Years Choral Methods

Senior Years and Community Choral Methods

Instrumental Music Methods 1

Instrumental Music Methods 2

3

3

3

3

MUSC 4894,

or MUSC XXXX

Advanced Guitar Techniques

Music Elective

3

3

MUSC 4896

Cultural Perspectives for Music Educators

3

 

Teachable Minor

6

 

Total Credit Hours

31

 

Total Degree Credit Hours

132

 

5.4b.  Guitar/Strings Concentration (With “W” or “Math” Requirement as Teachable Minor)

Year One

MUSC 1004

Introduction to Music in History 1

3

MUSC 1014

Introduction to Music in History 2

3

MUSC 1110

Music Theory 1

3

MUSC 1120

Music Theory 2

3

MUSC 1180

Ensemble

2

MUSC 1190

Ensemble

2

MUSC 1384

Musicianship 1

2

MUSC 1394

Musicianship 2

2

MUSC 1400

Major Practical Study

6

 

Mathematics Requirement

3

 

Written English Requirement

3

 

Total Credit Hours

32

 

Year Two

MUSC 2100

Introduction to Music Teaching and Learning

3

MUSC 2110

Music Theory 3

3

MUSC 2120

Music Theory 4

3

MUSC 2180

Ensemble

2

MUSC 2190

Ensemble

2

MUSC 2384

Musicianship 3

2

MUSC 2394

Musicianship 4

2

MUSC 2400

Major Practical Study

6

MUSC 2460

Conducting

3

 

Teachable Minor

6

 

Music History Elective

3

 

Total Credit Hours

35

 

Year Three

MUSC 3102

Composition, Technology and Improvisation for Music Educators

3

MUSC 3180

Ensemble

2

MUSC 3190

Ensemble

2

MUSC 3470

Major Practical Study

6

MUSC 3894, or

MUSC 3800

Guitar Techniques

String Techniques

3

3

MUSC 4752, or

MUSC 4772

Elemenatary and Middle Years Choral Methods

Instrumental Music Methods 1

3

3

 

Music Elective

6

 

Teachable Minor

6

 

Music History Elective

 

Total Credit Hours

34

 

Year Four

MUSC 3730

Early Music Development

3

MUSC 3884, or

MUSC 4442

Introduction to Jazz for Music Educators

Jazz Pedagogy

3

 

MUSC 4470,

or

MUSC 4160,

and MUSC XXXX

Major Practical Study

 

Major Practical Study

Music Elective

6

 

3

3

MUSC 4180

Ensemble

2

MUSC 4190

Ensemble

2

MUSC 4752

or MUSC 4762

or MUSC 4772

or MUSC 4782

Elementary and Middle Years Choral Methods

Senior Years and Community Choral Methods

Instrumental Music Methods 1

Instrumental Music Methods 2

3

3

3

3

MUSC 4894,

or MUSC XXXX

Advanced Guitar Techniques

Music Elective

3

3

MUSC 4896

Cultural Perspectives for Music Educators

3

 

Music Elective

3

 

Teachable Minor

3

 

Total Credit Hours

31

 

Total Degree Credit Hours

132