Curriculum for BM in Music Theory and Composition with Concentration in Scoring for Film and Multimedia

LIBERAL ARTS REQUIREMENTS

40 points

College Core Curriculum

20 points

FLGED-UE xxxx

Foreign Language

4

EXPOS-UA 0001

Writing The Essay

 4

ACE-UG 0110

The Advanced College Essay

4

 

Math/Computer Science(by advisement)

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

CORE-UA 05xx

Cultures and Contexts

4

 

 

 

 

Societies and Social Sciences

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

44 Points

MPATE-UE 1015

Form & Analysis

2

MPATC-UE 0016

Practicum: Strings/Composers

2

MPATC-UE 0017

Practicum: Wood/Brass/Composers

2

MPATC-UE 0027

Percussion Practicum for Composers

2

MPAME-UE 1018

Applied Counterpoint

2

MPATC-UE 1020

Orchestration: Strings

2

MPATC-UE 1021

Private Composition (d)

24

MPATC-UE 1025

Orchestration: Winds/Percussion

2

MPAME-UE 1093

Intermediate Conducting

2

MPATC-UE 1080

Chamber Ensemble: Composers

4

Concentration Courses

18 Points

MPATC-UE 1049

Contemporary Scoring

3

MPATC-UE 1500

Film Music: Historical and Aesthetic Approaches

3

MPATE-UE 1022

Recording Technology for Non Majors

3

MPATC-UE 1248

Composing for Film and Multimedia

3

MPATC-GE 2555

Film Music Editing

3

MPATC-GE 2020

Advanced Orchestration (for Film)

3

 

 


(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.

(d) At least three semesters with film scoring faculty

 

Additional Requirements:

SAHS-UE 0001

New Student Seminar
AND
Writing Proficiency Examination

0

Total Points Required

128 points