Music Theory and Composition with a Concentration in Contemporary Production and Songwriting: Curriculum

Music Theory and Composition with a Concentration in Contemporary Production and Songwriting: Curriculum

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) 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
     
  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 (9 points will be taken with dedicated contemporary production or songwriting faculty) 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 ElectivesContemporary Production and Songwriting12 Points
MPATC-UE 1190 Song Writers Forum 3
MPATC-UE 1195 Songwriting History and Criticism: 14 Songs I 3
MPATC-UE 1196 Songwriting History and Criticism: 14 Songs II 3
MPATE-UE 1005 Studio Production Techniques 4
MPATE-GE 2637 Advanced Topics in Music Technology: Production For Songwriters 3
MPAMB-UE 100 Business Structure of the Music Industry 2
MPAMB-UE 1223 Production and A&R in the Music Industry: Talent Assessment 2
MPATE-US 1022 Recording Technology for Non Majors 4
Additional Requirements:  
SAHS-UE 0001 New Student Seminar
AND
Writing Proficiency Examination
0

Total Points Required

 

128