Curriculum - Music Education

BMus Piano Performance/MA Music Education Curriculum

Liberal Arts Requirements

(40 Points)

Foreign Language

4

Expository Writing

8

EXPOS-UA 0001 Writing the Essay 4
ACE-UE 0110 The Advanced College Essay 4

Foundations of Contemporary Culture
Select one course from each of the following

12

MAP-UA 0405/0406 Conversations of the West 4
MAP-UA 0503 World Cultures 4
MAP-UA 06xx Societies & the Social Sciences, 4

Foundations of Scientific Inquiry

8

MAP-UA 06xx Quantitative Reasoning OR 4
MTHED-UE 0001 Fundamentals of Mathematics 4
MAP-UA 02xx Natural Science 4

Other Liberal Arts Requirements

8

Restricted Liberal Arts

MAP-UA 02xx Performing Arts in Western Civilization 4

Unrestricted Liberal Arts

4

Specialization Requirements

(74 Points)

Music Core Courses

24

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 Harmony & Improv. I 1
MPAPE-UE 0073 Keyboard Harmony & Improv. II 1
MAPTC-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: 19th Century 2
MPATC-UE 1078 Music History IV: 20th Century 2
MAPTC-UE 0092 Recital (c) 2

Required Music Specialization Courses

50

MPAPE-UE 1056 Private Piano (Fresh/Soph)  
MPAPE-UE 1056 Private Piano (Jr/Sr) 24
MPAPE-UE 1081 Intro. Piano Literature & Repertoire 2
MPAPE-UE 1096 Piano Literature & Repertoire I 2
MPAPE-UE 1097 Piano Literature & Repertoire II 2
MPAME-UE 1093 Intermediate Conducting 2
MPATC-UE 0080 Chamber Ensemble (d) OR  
  Large Ensemble (d) 6-8
  Music Specialization by Advisement 10-23
(a) Passing score on Comprehensive Exam in Theory & Aural Skills is required for completion.
(b) Required every semester.
(c) Required one point Junior and Senior years.
(d) Ensemble registration is required every semester.

Additional Requirements:

SAHS-UE 0001 New Student Seminar 0
AND    
Writing Proficiency Examination

Concentration in Music Education

(16 Points)

Junior Year

5 points

MPAME-UE 1465 Fundamentals of Conducting 1
MPAME-UE 1429 Choral Conducting for Music Education 1

Select 3 practica from below:

 

3

MPAME-UE 1423 Guitar Practicum in Music Education 1
MPAME-UE 1424 Brass Practicum in Music Education 1
MPAME-UE 1425 Woodwind Practicum in Music Education 1
MPAME-UE 1426 Strings Practicum in Music Education 1
MPAME-UE 1427 Percussion Practicum in Music Education 1
MPAME-UE 1431 Instrumental Conducting Practicum 1

Senior Year

11 points

TCHL-GE 2010 Inquiries Into Teaching and Learning III 3
MPAME-GE 2092 Lab Field Observations
(To be eligible for student teaching, 100 hours of field observation must be documented.)
0
MPAME-GE 2114 Music for the Exceptional Child 3
MPAME-GE 2115 Instr. Material & Techniques in Music Ed 1
MPAME-GE 2119 Teaching Music in Elementary Grades 2
MPAME-GE 2027 Teaching Music in Jr./ Sr. High School 2

Total Points Required

130