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Bachelor of Arts in General Music

Core Requirements
Total units: 52

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Musicianship Requirements: 31 units

MUSC 128 Harmony and Form I: 3 units

MUSC 129 Musicianship I: 1 unit

MUSC 133 Harmony and Form II: 3 units

MUSC 134 Musicianship II: 1 unit

MUSC 228 Introduction to Music Technology: 1 unit

MUSC 225 Music Form and Literature I: 3 units

MUSC 226 Musicianship III: 1 unit

MUSC 273 Introduction to Conducting: 1 unit

Choose from the following (6 units)

MUSC 253 Music in Global Cultures: 2 units

MUSC 325 Music History and Literature I: 3 units

MUSC 326 Music History and Literature II: 3 units

MUSC 327 Music History and Literature III: 2 units

Choose 6 upper division music units of the following: 6 units

Theory, History, Literature or Pedagogy – See course descriptions and/or advisor.

Choose according to applied instrument (2 units)

MUSC 373 Choral Conducting: 2 units

MUSC 374 Instrumental Conducting: 2 units

MUSC 406C Music and Worship: 3 units

Performance Requirements: 21 units

MUSC 105A Class Piano I: 1 unit

MUSC 105B Class Piano II: 1 unit

MUSC 145A Class Piano III: 1 unit

MUSC 145B Class Piano IV: 1 unit

MUSC 205A Class Piano V: Keyboard Improvisation: 1 unit

Or completion of Piano Proficiency Exam

Large Ensemble MUSC 221, 240, 241, 250 (1 unit): 8 Units

MUSC 321, 340, 341, 350: (1 unit)

Applied Instruction: 6 units

MUSC 108 Beginning Guitar Class: 1 unit

MUSC 111 Beginning Voice Class: 1 unit

MUSI 201/401 Voice: 1 unit

MUSI 211/411 Piano: 1 unit

MUSI 221/421 Guitar: 1 unit

MUSI 231/431 Organ: 1 unit

MUSI 291/491 Instrument: 1 unit

MUSI 200 Recital Attendance: 0 units

(Co-requisite with Applied Instruction)

Secondary Instrument (2 units)

MUSI 101/301 Voice: 1 unit

MUSI 111/311 Piano: 1 unit

MUSI 121/321 Guitar: 1 unit

MUSI 131/331 Organ: 1 unit

MUSI 191/391 Instrument: 1 unit

General Music Elective Emphases (Optional)

Courses taken in the music major core do not meet emphasis requirements.

In addition to the general music core curriculum above, students may select the music ministry or applied studies emphasis.

Music Ministry Emphasis: 13 units

Choose alternate Conducting course not previously taken 2 units

MUSC 408 Music Ministry Administration: 3 units

MUSC 410 Choral Arranging: 2 units

MUSC 450 Music Ministry Internship (1 unit): 2 units

MUSC 453 Choral Methods and Literature: 2 units

Choose a pedagogy course in applied area of study (2 units)

Voice –MUSC 420 Vocal Pedagogy: 2 units

Piano –MUSC 351 Piano Pedagogy I: 2 units

Guitar – MUSC 358 Guitar Pedagogy: 2 units

Instrument – MUSC 382 Instrumental Pedagogy: 2 units

Applied Music Emphasis: 10 units

Upper Division Applied Lessons (1 unit): 2 units

Same instrument as Music Core

MUSI 400 Recital Attendance (2 semesters): 0 unit

Small Ensemble: 2 units

Choose a Literature course in Applied area of study (2 units)

Voice – MUSC 424 – Song Literature: 2 units

Piano –MUSC 426 – Piano Literature I: 2 units

Guitar – MUSC 355 – Guitar Literature: 2 units

Instrument – MUSC 384 – Instrumental Literature: 2 units

Choose a Pedagogy course in Applied area of study (2 units)

Voice – MUSC 420 – Vocal Pedagogy: 2 units

Piano –MUSC 351 – Piano Pedagogy I: 2 units

Guitar – MUSC 358 – Guitar Pedagogy: 2 units

Instrument – MUSC 382 – Instrumental Pedagogy: 2 units

MUSC 491C Research and Recital: 2 units

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