Curriculum - Music Education

BMus Vocal Performance/MA Music Education Curriculum

Liberal Arts Requirements

(40 Points)

Foreign Language

8

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

Other Liberal Arts Requirements

12

Mathematics, by advisement

4

Natural Science, by advisement

4

Restricted Liberal Arts

MPATC-UE 1505 Performing Arts in Western Civilization 4

 

 

Specialization Requirements

(72 Points)

Music Core Courses

25

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
MPAPE-UE 0074 Keyboard Harmony & Improv. III 1
MPAPE-UE 0075 Keyboard Harmony & Improv. IV (a) 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: 19th Century 2
MPATC-UE 1078 Music History IV: 20th Century 2
MPATC-UE 1092 Recital (c) 1

Required Music Specialization Courses

47

MPAVP-UE 0099 Professions in Vocal Performance 2
MPAVP-UE 0220 Acting I for Singers 2
MPAVP-UE 016x Italian , English, German & French Diction 4
MPAVP-UE 1013 Vocal Production for Singers 2
MPAVP-UE 1060 Opera Workshop (5 semesters) 5
MPAVP-UE 1063 Private Voice 17
MPAME-UE 108x Chamber Ensemble (6 semesters) 0
MPAVP-UE 1163 Vocal Coaching 2
MPAVP-UE 1164 Song Repertoire: English 2
MPAVP-UE 1165 Song Repertoire: German 2
MPAVP-UE 1166 Song Repertoire: Italian/Spanish 2
MPAVP-UE 1167 Song Repertoire: French 2
MPAVP-UE 1520 Acting II for Singers 2
MPADE-UE 0014 Beginning Ballet 1
MPADE-UE 0016 Beginning Modern Dance Techniques 1
MPADE-UE 0029 Jazz Dance Techniques 1
(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.

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

128