Curriculum - Music Composition

BM in Music Theory & Composition

 

Liberal Arts Requirements

 

40 Points

College Core Curriculum 

20 Points

FLGED-UE xxxx Foreign Language 4
EXPOS-UA 0001 Writing The Essay 4
ACE-UE 0110 The Advanced College Essay 4
  Math/Computer Science (by advisement) OR 4
  Math/Computer Science (recommended: MPATE-GE 2618) 4
CORE-UA 02xx Natural Science I 4
MPATC-UE 1505 Performing Arts in Western Civilization 4
Select one course from each of the following:  
CORE-UA 04xx Texts and Ideas 4
MAP-UA 05xx Cultures and Contexts 4
  Liberal Arts Elective(by advisement) 4
  Liberal Arts Elective(by advisement) 4

Specialization Requirements

 

88 Points

Music Core Courses 26 Points
MPATC-UE 0006 Aural Comprehension I 1
MPATC-UE 0007 Aural Comprehension II 1
MPATC-UE 0008 Aural Comprehension III 1
MPATC-UE 0009 Aural Comprehension IV (a) 1
MPATC-UE 0035 Music Theory I 2
MPATC-UE 0036 Music Theory II 2
MPATC-UE 0037 Music Theory III 2
MPATC-UE 0038 Music Theory IV (a) 2
MPAPE-UE 0072 Keyboard Skills I 1
MPAPE-UE 0073 Keyboard Skills II 1
MPAPE-UE 0074 Keyboard Skills III 1
MPAPE-UE 0075 Keyboard Skills IV 1
MPATC-UE 0092 Collegium & Program Seminar (b) 0
MPATC-UE 1067 Music History I: Medieval & Renaissance 2
MPATC-UE 1068 Music History II: Baroque & Classical 2
MPATC-UE 1077 Music History III: Nineteenth Century 2
MPATC-UE 1078 Music History IV: Twentieth Century 2
MPATC-UE 1092 Recital (c) 2
Music Specialization Courses 43 Points
MPATE-UE 1015 Form & Analysis 2
MPATC-UE 0016 Practicum: Strings/Composers 2
MPATC-UE 0017 Practicum: Wood/Brass/Composers 2
MPAPS-UE 1261 Percussion Practicum for Composers 1
MPAME-UE 1018 Applied Counterpoint 2
MPATC-UE 1020 Orchestration: Strings 2
MPATC-UE 1021 Private Composition 24
MPATC-UE 1025 Orchestration: Winds/Percussion 2
MPAME-UE 1093 Intermediate Conducting 2
MPATC-UE 1080 Chamber Ensemble: Composers 4
Music Technology Electives by advisement 6 Points
Restricted Music Electives 13 Points
MPATC-UE 1248 Suggested Course: Composing for Film and Multimedia (3 points)
(a) Passing score on Comprehensive Exam in Theory & Aural Skills is required for completion.
(b) Required every semester
(c) Required one point in Junior and Senior year.
 
Additional Requirements:  
SAHS-UE 0001 New Student Seminar
AND
Writing Proficiency Examination
0

Total Points Required

 

128