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Bachelor of Arts Specialization in Music History

BACHELOR OF ARTS SPECIALIZATION IN MUSIC HISTORY

Curriculum C-3

 

1st year
Autumn
Spring
MUSI 108A -114A, +162A, #191
Ensembles*
1
1
MUSI 105-106
Theory I, II
2
2
MUSI 135-136A
Keyboard Skills I, II
1
1
MUSI 202L
Introduction to Music Literature
-
3
MUSI 207X
Music of the World’s Peoples
-
3
MUSI 140-141
Aural Perception I, II
2
2
MUSI 195
Applied Study I*
1
1
Electives and General Education
 
6
3
Total
 
13
16
2nd year
Autumn
Spring
MUSI 205-206
Theory III, IV
2
2
MUSI 296
Upper-Division Required Performance**
-
0
MUSI 240-241
Aural Perception III, IV
2
2
MUSI 301H-302H
Music History I, II
3
3
LS 151L-152L
Introduction to the Humanities
4
4
Electives and General Education
 
4
4
Total
 
15
15
3rd year
Autumn
Spring
MUSI 356-367
Form and Analysis I, II
2
2
MUSI 415
Music of the 20th Cent. to the Present
3
-
MUSI 416 or 417
Topics in History or Culture
-
3
MCLL (Modern And Classical Languages and Literature)
Foreign Languages
5
5
Electives and General Education
 
6
6
Total
 
16
16
4th year
Autumn
Spring
MUSI 388
Concert Attendance
-
0
MUSI 416 or 417
Topics in History or Culture
3
-
MUSI 499
Senior Research Project
-
2
Upper-Division music electives
 
2
-
Electives and General Education
 
10
12
Total
 
15
14

 

General Education Additional Requirements:

  • Group I: English Writing Skills - WRIT 101
  • Group II: Mathmatics - M course 100 or above
  • Group IIIb: Exemption from Modern and Classical Language Requirement - Symbolic Systems MUSI 105, 106, 140, 141.
  • Group IV: Expressive Arts - Courses (min. 3 credits) Ensembles and Sec. Lessons taken each semester satisfies this requirment.
  • Group V: Literary and Artistic Studies - L Courses (min 3 credits) MUSI 202L taken in 1st year satisfies this requirment.
  • Group VI and Group IX: Historical and Cultural Studies and American and European Perspectives - H/Y Courses (min. 3 credits) MUSI 301 and MUSI 302.
  • Group VII: Social Science (min. 3 credit).
  • Group VIII: Ethical and Human Values (min 3 credits).
  • Group X: Indigenous and Global Perspectives (min. 3 credits).
  • Group XI: Natural Science (for this perspective, 6 credits required and at least one course MUST include a lab experience).

Additional Music Department Requirements Include:

  • Lower - Division Writing Expectation MUSI 302
  • Upper - Division Writing Expectation (MUSI 415,416,417)
  • Upper - Division Writing Assessment

***51 Credits of non-Music major courses (36 credits MUST be in the College of Visual and Performing Arts)

***51 Credits in Music

MUST have two semesters in a foreign language.

100 Recital Credits - Must total 100 upon completion (MUSI 388)

Upper Divisional Recital Program (MUSI 296)

All degrees require 39 upper division credits