2017-18 Degree Plan

Music (Theory and Composition Concentration), BM

College of Fine Arts: Department of Music
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Term 1 Hours Towards Degree: 15 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
MUS 101: Concert Music 0 CR
MUS 150: Music Theory I 2 C
MUS 150L: Music Theory I Aural Lab 2 C
APMS 119: Principal Instrument or voice 1 C
Major Ensemble 1 C
ENGL 110: Accelerated Composition or ENGL 111: Composition I and ENGL 112: Composition II or ENGL 113: Enhanced Composition 3 C
MATH 3 C
Social & Behavioral Science 3 C
Term Hours: 15
Term 2 Hours Towards Degree: 30 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
MUS 101: Concert Music 0 CR
MUS 152: Music Theory II 2 C
MUS 152L: Music Theory II Aural Lab 2 C
MUS 254: Introduction to Composition I 2 C
APMS 120: Principal Instrument or voice 1 C
Major Ensemble 1 C
ENGL 120: Composition III 3 C
Physical & Natural Science 4 C
Term Hours: 15
Term 3 Hours Towards Degree: 47 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
MUS 101: Concert Music 0 CR
MUS 250: Music Theory III 2 C
MUS 250L: Music Theory III Aural Lab 2 C
APMS 219: Principal Instrument or voice 1 C
MUS 305:Composition I 2 C
Major Ensemble 1 C
MUS 361: History of Music I 3 C
Humanities 3 C
Social & Behavioral Science 3 C
Term Hours: 17
Term 4 Hours Towards Degree: 64 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
MUS 101: Concert Music 0 CR
MUS 306:Composition II 2 C
MUS 252: Music Theory IV 2 C
MUS 252L: Music Theory IV Aural Lab 2 C
APMS 220: Principal Instrument or voice 1 C
Major Ensemble 1 C
MUS 214: Piano Proficiency 0 CR
MUS 362: History of Music II 3 C
Physical & Natural Science 3 C
Foreign Language 3 C
Term Hours: 17
Term 5 Hours Towards Degree: 79 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
MUS 101: Concert Music 0 CR
MUS 309: Form and Analysis 2 C
MUS 311: Computer Applications 2 C
MUS 363: Conducting 2 C
APMS 319: Principal Instrument or voice 1 C
MUS 453: Orchestration 2 CR
Major Ensemble 1 C
Focus area Electives 2 C
ENGL 220: Expoistory Writing 3 C
Term Hours: 15
Term 6 Hours Towards Degree: 96 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
MUS 101: Concert Music 0 CR
MUS 325: Post-Tonal Theory 3 C
MUS 365: Instrumental Conducting 2 C
Major Ensemble 1 C
Music elective (not Non-Major course) 2 C
Focus area Electives 3 C
Fine Arts outside the major 3 D-
Humanities 3 C
Term Hours: 17
Term 7 Hours Towards Degree: 111 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
MUS 412: Computer Applications II 2 C
MUS 416: Studies in Twentieth Century Music 3 C
Focus area Electives 2 C
APMS 419: Composition 2 C
MUS 223 OR MUS 422 OR MUS 438 OR MUS 444 OR MUS 448 3 C
Music elective (not Non-Major course) 3 C
MUS 314: Theory and Comp Keyboard Music 0 CR
Term Hours: 15
Term 8 Hours Towards Degree: 128 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
MUS 405 or 406 : Counterpoint 2 C
MUS 413 OR MUS 414 OR MUS 415 OR MUS 437 3 C
APMS 320: Composition 2 C
APMS 491: Senior Recital 0 CR
Focus area Electives 4 C
Elective outside the major department 3 D-
Fine Arts outside the major department 3 D-
Term Hours: 17
MUS 413 OR MUS 414 OR MUS 415 OR MUS 437s
MUS 413: St in Medieval & Renaiss Music
MUS 414: Studies in Baroque Music
MUS 415: St in Classic & Romantic Music
MUS 437: ST: Music Lit