Music Department Curriculum

Bachelor of Arts in Music


Liberal Arts Concentration

Musicianship

MUS 111 Major Applied Instrument or Voice 1 unit
MUS 112 Major Applied Instrument or Voice 1 unit
MUS 211 Major Applied Instrument or Voice 1 unit
MUS 212 Major Applied Instrument or Voice 1 unit
MUS 311 Major Applied Instrument or Voice 1 unit
MUS 312 Major Applied Instrument or Voice 1 unit
MUS 411 Recital Preparation 1 unit
MUS 412 Senior Recital 1 unit
MUS Var. Band, Choir, or Orchestra 1 unit*
   
Total Musicianship 15 units

*The minimum number of required units for MUS Var. is 7 units.

Performance/Required Music Electives

MUS 105 Piano Class 2 units
MUS 106 Piano Class 2 units
MUS 115 Harmony I 3 units
MUS 116 Harmony II 3 units
MUS 125 Ear Training and Sight Singing I 1 unit
MUS 126 Ear Training and Sight Singing II 1 unit
MUS 215 Harmony III/Counterpoint 3 units
MUS 216 Harmony IV/Form and Analysis 3 units
MUS 225 Ear Training and Sight Singing III 1 unit
MUS 226 Ear Training and Sight Singing IV 1 unit
MUS 319 Music Appreciation for Music Majors 3 units
MUS 415 Music History before 1750 3 units
MUS 416 Multicultural Music History 3 units
Music Electives   27 units
   
Total Performance/Required Music Electives 56 units

General Education

FYE 101 First Year Experience I 1 unit
FYE 102 First Year Experience II 1 unit
ENG 101 Freshman Composition I 3 units
ENG 102 Freshman Composition 3 units
MATH 147 Pre-Calculus I 3 units
MATH 148 Pre-Calculus II 3 units
BIOL 103 Principles of Biology I 3 units
BIOL 104 Principles of Biology II 3 units
SCI 105 Physical Science Survey I 3 units
ECON 201 Principles of Economics 3 units
SOC 101 Introduction to Social Science 3 units
ENG 200 World Literature 3 units
HIST 101 History of Western Civilization 3 units
HIST 104 Modern World History 3 units
Foreign Language 6 units
   
Total General Studies 44 units

General Education Electives

PSY 200/SOC 201 General Psychology or Introduction to Sociology 3 units
PHIL 201 Introduction to Philosophy 3 units
   
Total General Studies Electives 6 units
   
TOTAL 121

Music Education-Instrumental Concentration

Musicianship and Performance

MUS 111 Major Applied Instrument or Voice 1 unit
MUS 112 Major Applied Instrument or Voice 1 unit
MUS 211 Major Applied Instrument or Voice 1 unit
MUS 212 Major Applied Instrument or Voice 1 unit
MUS 311 Major Applied Instrument or Voice 1 unit
MUS 312 Major Applied Instrument or Voice 1 unit
MUS 411 Recital Preparation 1 unit
MUS 412 Senior Recital 1 unit
MUS Var. Band, Choir, or Orchestra 1 unit*
   
Total Musicianship and Performance 15 units

*The minimum number of required units for MUS Var. is 7 units.

Music Education

MUS 105 Piano Class 2 units
MUS 106 Piano Class 2 units
MUS 107 Woodwind Methods 2 units
MUS 109 Percussion Methods 2 units
MUS 115 Harmony I 3 units
MUS 116 Harmony II 3 units
MUS 117 Strings Methods 2 units
MUS 119 Vocal Methods Class I 1 unit
MUS 120 Vocal Methods Class II 1 unit
MUS 125 Ear Training and Sight Singing I 1 unit
MUS 126 Ear Training and Sight Singing I1 1 unit
MUS 127 Brasswind Methods 2 units
MUS 205 Piano Class 2 units
MUS 215 Harmony III/Counterpoint 3 units
MUS 216 Harmony IV/Form and Analysis 3 units
MUS 225 Ear Training and Sight Singing III 1 unit
MUS 226 Ear Training and Sight Singing IV 1 unit
MUS 319 Music Appreciation for Music Majors 3 units
MUS 401 Music Education 2 units
MUS 415 Music History before 1750 3 units
MUS 416 Multicultural Music History 3 units
MUS 417 Orchestration and Arranging 3 units
MUS 421 Instrumental Conducting 2 units
MUS 425 Seminar 1 unit
   
Total Music Education 49 units

Professional Education

ED 111 First Year Experience for Education Majors 1 unit
ED 112 First Year Experience for Education Majors 1 unit
ED 162 Introduction to Teaching 3 units
ED 200 Human Growth and Development 3 units
ED 300 Educational Psychology 3 units
ED 322 Reading in Junior/Senior High School 3 units
ED 328 Diagnosis and Evaluation 3 units
ED 402 Instructional Composition and Media 3 units
ED 427 Classroom Management 3 units
ED 453 Advanced Methods II 3 units
ED 455 Student Teaching 9 units
   
Total Professional Education 35 units

General Education

ENG 101 Freshman Composition I 3 units
ENG 102 Freshman Composition 3 units
MATH 147 Pre-Calculus I 3 units
MATH 148 Pre-Calculus II 3 units
BIOL 103 Principles of Biology I 3 units
BIOL 104 Principles of Biology II 3 units
SCI 105/CHEM 101 Physical Science Survey I or Environmental Chemistry 3 units
ECON 201 Principles of Economics 3 units
SOC 101 Introduction to Social Science 3 units
ENG 200 World Literature 3 units
HIST 101 History of Western Civilization 3 units
HIST 104 Modern World History 3 units
Foreign Language 3 units
   
Total General Studies 39 units
   
TOTAL 138

Music Education-Vocal Concentration

Musicianship and Performance

MUS 111 Major Applied Instrument or Voice 1 unit
MUS 112 Major Applied Instrument or Voice 1 unit
MUS 121 University Choir 1 unit*
MUS 211 Major Applied Instrument or Voice 1 unit
MUS 212 Major Applied Instrument or Voice 1 unit
MUS 311 Major Applied Instrument or Voice 1 unit
MUS 312 Major Applied Instrument or Voice 1 unit
MUS 411 Recital Preparation 1 unit
MUS 412 Senior Recital 1 unit
   
Total Musicianship and Performance 15 units

*The minimum number of required units for MUS 121 is 7 units.

Music Education

MUS 105 Piano Class 2 units
MUS 106 Piano Class 2 units
MUS 115 Harmony I 3 units
MUS 116 Harmony II 3 units
MUS 119 Vocal Methods I 1 unit
MUS 120 Vocal Methods II 1 unit
MUS 125 Ear Training and Sight Singing I 1 unit
MUS 126 Ear Training and Sight Singing I1 1 unit
MUS 205 Piano Class 2 units
MUS 215 Harmony III/Counterpoint 3 units
MUS 216 Harmony IV/Form and Analysis 3 units
MUS 225 Ear Training and Sight Singing III 1 unit
MUS 226 Ear Training and Sight Singing IV 1 unit
MUS 319 Music Appreciation for Music Majors 3 units
MUS 401 Music Education 2 units
MUS 415 Music History before 1750 3 units
MUS 416 Multicultural Music History 3 units
MUS 424 Choral Conducting 2 units
MUS 425 Seminar 1 unit
MUS 417 Orchestrationand Arranging 3 units
   
Total Music Education 41 units

Professional Education

ED 111 First Year Experience for Education Majors 1 unit
ED 112 First Year Experience for Education Majors 1 unit
ED 162 Introduction to Teaching 3 units
ED 200 Human Growth and Development 3 units
ED 300 Educational Psychology 3 units
ED 322 Reading in Junior/Senior High School 3 units
ED 328 Diagnosis and Evaluation 3 units
ED 402 Instructional Composition and Media 3 units
ED 427 Classroom Management 3 units
ED 453 Advanced Methods II 3 units
ED 455 Student Teaching 9 units
   
Total Professional Education 35 units

General Education

ENG 101 Freshman Composition I 3 units
ENG 102 Freshman Composition 3 units
MATH 147 Pre-Calculus I 3 units
MATH 148 Pre-Calculus II 3 units
BIOL 103 Principles of Biology I 3 units
BIOL 104 Principles of Biology II 3 units
SCI 105 Physical Science Survey I 3 units
ECON 201 Principles of Economics 3 units
SOC 101 Introduction to Social Science 3 units
ENG 200 World Literature 3 units
HIST 101 History of Western Civilization 3 units
HIST 104 Modern World History 3 units
Foreign Language 6 units
   
Total General Studies 42 units
   
TOTAL 133

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