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Bachelor of Arts in Worship Studies

Core Requirements 58-59 units

Musicianship Requirements 31-32 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 273 Introduction to Conducting 1 unit

Choose: 2-3 units

MUSC 231 Music Form and Literature I (3 units)

MUJZ 236 Jazz Theory (2 units)

Choose: 3 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)

MUSC 309 Foundations of Worship 3 units

Choose based on private instruction: 2 units

MUSC 373 Choral Conducting (2 units)

MUSC 374 Instrumental Conducting (2 units)

MUSC 408 Music Ministry Administration 3 units

MUSC 411 Creative Worship in the Cont. Church 2 units

MUSC 450 Music Ministry Internship (1 unit) 2 units

MUSC 498C Final Presentation for Worship Studies 2 units

MUSC 499 Faith, Life, and Worship Arts, with Seminar 2 units

Performance Requirements 15 units

MUSC 105A/ Class Piano I 1 unit

MUSC 105B/ Class Piano II 1 unit

MUSC 145A/ Class Piano III 1 unit

Or completion of Piano Proficiency Exam

If the main applied instrument is piano, two units of basic instruction in voice is required as substitution for class piano I, II, and III.

Large Ensemble 6 units

MUSC 221, 240, 241, 250 (1 unit)

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

If the main applied instrument is guitar, 1 semester of worship guitar practicum (MUSC460) is required.

Applied Instruction 6 units

MUSC 108 Beginning Guitar Class (1 unit)

MUSC 111 Beginning Voice Class (1 unit)

MUSI 201/401 Vocal (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)

Cross Disciplines Requirements 12 units

CFST 101 Introduction to Formation/Discipleship 2 units

BINT 270 Research Methods/Study of Scripture 3 units

COMM 273 Visual Technology 3 units

PLST 310 Introduction to Christian Leadership 2 units

PLST 314 Introduction to Preaching and Teaching 2 units

Emphasis – choose one:

In addition to the core curriculum above, students will select either the art, cinema arts, communication, theatre arts, or worship leadership emphasis. Courses taken in the music major core do not meet emphasis requirements. It is the student’s responsibility to meet prerequisites for each course.

Art Emphasis 10 units

ART 252C History and Appreciation of Art 3 units

COMM 222 Digital Photography 4 units

Choose: 3 units

ART 256 Drawing and Rendering (3 units)

ART 275 Drawing and Painting (3 units)

Cinema Arts Emphasis 9-11 units

Choose two: 6-7 units

COMM 220 Elements of Storytelling (3 units)

COMM 229 Digital Audio Principles (4 units)

COMM 258 Christianity in the Artistic Culture (3 units)

COMM 317 Creative Process (3 units)

COMM 333 Small Group Leadership (3 units)

Choose one: 3-4 units

COMM 246 American Cinema History (3 units)

COMM 309 Graphic Design (4 units)

COMM 327 Directing for Film and Digital Media (3 units)

COMM 353 Cinematography (4 units)

COMM 365 Sound Design (4 units)

COMM 361 Non-Linear Editing (4 units)

Communication Emphasis 10 units

COMM 222 Digital Photography 4 units

COMM 333 Small Group Leadership 3 units

Choose: 3 units

ENGL/THEA 360 Dramatic Literature: Script Analysis (3 units)

COMM 220 Elements of Storytelling (3 units)

COMM 317 Creative Process (3 units)

Theatre Arts Emphasis 10 units

THEA 102C Introduction to Acting 3 units

THEA 132A Theatrical Performance I 1 unit

THEA 350 Stage Management 3 units

Choose: 1 unit

THEA 206 Crew (1 unit)

MUSC 347 Opera Scenes (1 unit)

Choose: 2 units

THEA 106 Beginning Set Construction (1 unit)

THEA 110 Beginning Costume Construction (1 unit)

THEA 323 Sound Design (2-3 units)

Worship Leadership Emphasis 10 units

MUSC 205A Class Piano V 1 unit

Or completion of Piano Proficiency

Choose alternate Conducting course not previously taken 2 units

MUSC 451 Worship Leader Internship (1 unit) 2 units

(This in addition to MUSC450)

PLST 420 Disciplines of the Spiritual Life 3 units

Choose: 2 units

ICST 272 Theology of Church Mission (2 units)

ICST 285 Theo. and Worldview in a Multi. Society (2 units)

PLST 312 Introduction to Pastoral Care (2 units)

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