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Course Code

Course Title

ANTH453 – Language, Culture & Linguistics
ART 330 – Art Techniques for Teachers
CORE 100C – Cornerstone
MUSC 101 – Basic Musicianship I
MUSC 105A – Class Piano I
MUSC 105B – Class Piano II
MUSC 106 – Basic Musicianship II
MUSC 108 – Beginning Guitar Class
MUSC 111 – Beginning Voice Class
MUSC 121/122/321/322 – Basic Guitar
MUSC 124 – Jazz Combo
MUSC 131 – Music Theory I
MUSC 132 – Aural Theory I
MUSC 136 – Music Theory II
MUSC 137 – Aural Theory II
MUSC 145A – Class Piano III
MUSC 145B – Class Piano IV
MUSC 201 – Intro. To Music Education
MUSC 202C – Intro. To Music
MUSC 205A – Class Piano V:Keyboard Improv.
MUSC 208 – Fretboard Techniques
MUSC 219/319 – Vanguard Singers and Band
MUSC 221/321 – Guitar Ensemble
MUSC 222/322 – Percussion Ensemble
MUSC 223/323 – Jazz Ensemble
MUSC 228 – Intro. To Music Technology
MUSC 231 – Music Theory III
MUSC 232 – Aural Theory III
MUSC 236 – Music Theory IV
MUSC 237 – Aural Theory IV
MUSC 238 – Intro. To Composition
MUSC 240/340 – University Orchestra
MUSC 241/341 – Women’s Chorus
MUSC 246 – Keyboard Sight Reading
MUSC 250/350 – Concert Choir
MUSC 255 – Foreign Language Diction I
MUSC 256 – Foreign Language Diction II
MUSC 267A/367A – Woodwind Ensemble – Sax
MUSC 270 – Intro.to Jazz Improvisation
MUSC 301 – Counterpoint
MUSC 309 – Foundations of Worship
MUSC 311 – Teaching Music in a Multicultural Setting
MUSC 312 – Woodwind Techniques
MUSC 313 – Brass Techniques
MUSC 325 – Music History & Literature I
MUSC 326 – Music History & Literature II
MUSC 327 – Music History & Literature III
MUSC 331A/B – Conducting
MUSC 332 – Advanced Conducting
MUSC 333 – String Techniques
MUSC 334 – Percussion Techniques
MUSC 337A/B – Music for Elementary Schools (For Non-Music OR Music Major/Minors)
MUSC 338 – Secondary Instrumental Music Methods
MUSC 339 – Secondary Vocal Music Methods
MUSC 345 – Chamber Music Consortium
MUSC 347 – Opera Scenes
MUSC 351 – Piano Pedagogy I
MUSC 353 – Piano Pedagogy II
MUSC 355 – Guitar Literature
MUSC 358 – Guitar Pedagogy
MUSC 367A – Woodwind Ensemble – Sax
MUSC 383 – Accompanying
MUSC 385 – Congregational Song
MUSC 387 – Instrumental Pedagogy and Literature
MUSC 400 – Form & Analysis
MUSC 402 – Orchestration
MUSC 406C – Music and Worship
MUSC 408 – Music Ministry Administration
MUSC 410 – Choral Arranging
MUSC 411 – Creative Worship in the Contemporary Church
MUSC 420 – Vocal Pedagogy
MUSC 424 – Song Literature
MUSC 426 – Piano Literature I
MUSC 428 – Piano Literature II
MUSC 450 – Music Ministry Internship
MUSC 451 – Worship Leader Internship
MUSC 453 – Choral Methods and Literature
MUSC 460 – Worship Guitar Practicum
MUSC 462 – Music and Business
MUSC 491C – Research and Recital
MUSC 498C – Final Presentation for Worship Studies
MUSC 499 – Faith, Life and Worship Arts, with Seminar
MUSI 100/300 – Basic Recital Attendance
MUSI 101/102/301/302 – Basic Voice Instruction
MUSI 111/112/311/312 – Basic Piano Instruction
MUSI 121/2,321/2,221/2,421/2 – Basic Guitar Instruction
MUSI 191/192/391/392 – Basic Instrument Instruction
MUSI 200/400 – Recital Attendance
MUSI 201/202/401/402 – Applied Voice Instruction
MUSI 211/212/411/412 – Applied Piano Instruction
MUSI 221/222/421/422 – Applied Guitar Instruction
MUSI 231/231/431/432 – Applied Organ Instruction
MUSI 291/292/491/492 – Applied Instrument Instruction
MUPF 202/402 – Performance Voice Instruction
MUPF 212/412 – Performance Piano Instruction
MUPF 222/422 – Performance Guitar Instruction
MUPF 232/432 – Applied Organ Instruction
MUPF 292/492 – Performance Instrument Instruction
MUPF 391 – Junior Recital and Research
MUPF 491C – Senior Recital and Research
MUTC 201,202,401,402 – Composition Instruction
MUTC 349 – Advanced Music Technology
MUTC 491C – Research and Recital in Composition
MUJZ 236 – Jazz Theory
MUJZ 336 – Advanced Jazz Theory
MUJZ 345 – Jazz and Commercial Arranging
MUJZ 355C – Jazz Music History
MUJZ 370 – Jazz Improvisation Styles and Analysis
MUJZ 437 – Jazz Pedagogy and Literature
Accompanying – MUSC 383
Advanced Conducting – MUSC 332
Advanced Jazz Theory – MUJZ 336
Advanced Music Technology – MUTC 349
Applied Guitar Instruction – MUSI 221,222,421,422
Applied Instrument Instruction – MUSI 291,292,491,492
Applied Organ Instruction – MUSI 231,232,431,432
Applied Piano Instruction – MUSI 211,212,411,412
Applied Voice Instruction – MUSI 201,202,401,402
Art Techniques for Teachers - ART 330
Aural Theory I – MUSC 132
Aural Theory II – MUSC 137
Aural Theory III – MUSC 232
Aural Theory IV – MUSC 237
Basic Guitar Instruction – MUSI 121/2,321/2
Basic Instrument Instruction – MUSI 191,192,391,392
Basic Musicianship I – MUSC 101
Basic Musicianship II – MUSC 106
Basic Piano Instruction – MUSI 111,112,311,312
Basic Recital Attendance - MUSI 100/300
Basic Voice Instruction – MUSI 101,102,301,302
Beginning Guitar Class – MUSC 108
Beginning Voice Class – MUSC 111
Brass Techniques – MUSC 313
Chamber Music Consortium – MUSC 345
Choral Arranging – MUSC 410
Choral Methods and Literature – MUSC 453
Class Piano I – MUSC 105A
Class Piano II – MUSC 105B
Class Piano III – MUSC 145A
Class Piano IV – MUSC 145B
Class Piano V:Keyboard Improv. – MUSC 205A
Composition Instruction – MUTC 201,202,401,402
Concert Choir – MUSC 250/350
Conducting – MUSC 331A/B
Congregational Song – MUSC 385
Cornerstone – CORE 100C
Counterpoint – MUSC 301
Creative Worship in the Contemporary Church – MUSC 411
Faith, Life and Worship Arts, with Seminar – MUSC 499
Final Presentation for Worship Studies – MUSC 498C
Foreign Language Diction I – MUSC 255
Foreign Language Diction II – MUSC 256
Form & Analysis – MUSC 400
Foundations of Worship – MUSC 309
Fretboard Techniques – MUSC 208
Guitar Ensemble – MUSC 221/321
Guitar Literature – MUSC 355
Guitar Pedagogy – MUSC 358
Instrumental Pedagogy and Literature – MUSC 387
Intro. To Composition – MUSC 238
Intro. To Music – MUSC 202C
Intro. To Music Education – MUSC 201
Intro. To Music Technology – MUSC 228
Intro.to Jazz Improvisation – MUSC 270
Jazz and Commercial Arranging – MUJZ 345
Jazz Combo – MUSC 124
Jazz Ensemble – MUSC 223/323
Jazz Improvisation Styles and Analysis – MUJZ 370
Jazz Music History – MUJZ 355C
Jazz Pedagogy and Literature – MUJZ 437
Jazz Theory – MUJZ 236
Junior Recital and Research – MUPF 391
Keyboard Sight Reading – MUSC 246
Language, Culture & Linguistics - ANTH453
Music and Business – MUSC 462
Music and Worship – MUSC 406C
Music for Elementary Schools (For Non-music OR Music Major/Minors) – MUSC 337A/B
Music History & Literature I – MUSC 325
Music History & Literature II – MUSC 326
Music History & Literature III – MUSC 327
Music Ministry Administration – MUSC 408
Music Ministry Internship – MUSC 450
Music Theory I – MUSC 131
Music Theory II – MUSC 136
Music Theory III – MUSC 231
Music Theory IV – MUSC 236
Opera Scenes – MUSC 347
Orchestration – MUSC 402
Percussion Ensemble – MUSC 222/322
Percussion Techniques – MUSC 334
Performance Guitar Instruction - MUPF 222,422
Performance Instrument Instruction – MUPF 292,492
Performance Piano Instruction – MUPF 212,412
Performance Voice Instruction - MUPF 202,402
Piano Literature I – MUSC 426
Piano Literature II – MUSC 428
Piano Pedagogy I – MUSC 351
Piano Pedagogy II – MUSC 35
Recital Attendance – MUSI 200/400
Research and Recital – MUSC 491C
Research and Recital in Composition – MUTC 491C
Secondary Instrumental Music Methods – MUSC 338
Secondary Vocal Music Methods – MUSC 339
Senior Recital and Research – MUPF 491C
Song Literature – MUSC 424
String Techniques – MUSC 333
Teaching Music in a Multicultural Setting – MUSC 311
University Orchestra – MUSC 240/340
Vanguard Singers and Band – MUSC 219/319
Vocal Pedagogy – MUSC 420
Women’s Chorus – MUSC 241/341
Woodwind Ensemble – Sax – MUSC 267A/367A
Woodwind Techniques – MUSC 312
Worship Guitar Practicum – MUSC 460
Worship Leader Internship – MUSC 451