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BACHELOR OF ARTS
Visual and Performing Arts
Concentration in Music

(Applied Areas: Voice, Piano, Organ, Brass, Woodwinds, Strings, Percussion)  

The degree of Bachelor of Arts with a Concentration in Music is a program of study in which the student is encouraged to develop skills as a practicing musician and which prepares the student with the necessary skills to pursue graduate studies in music literature or history. The degree program requires a modern language in either German or French.  

A.            General Education Core Requirements. 33 credits.
                See General Education Requirements  

B.            Additional Degree Requirements. 9 credits.
                Modern Language (French or German)/3 credits (at 202 level or above)
                Humanities/6 credits in at least two disciplines and not in the discipline of music  

C.  Major Requirements. 53 credits.
MUSC 113 Theory of Music/2 credits  
MUSC 114  Theory of Music/2 credits
MUSC 115 Sightsinging and Dictation/1 credit  
MUSC 116 Sightsinging and Dictation/1 credit  
MUSC 119 Introduction to Computer Applications in Music/1 credit
MUSC 137 Music Literature/3 credits
MUSC 163 Beginning Piano I/1 credit (not required of keyboard primary)  
MUSC 213 Theory of Music/2 credits  
MUSC 214 Theory of Music/2 credits
MUSC 215 Sightsinging and Dictation/1 credit  
MUSC 216 Sightsinging and Dictation/1 credit
MUSC 313 Form and Analysis/3 credits
MUSC 331 History of Music/3 credits  
MUSC 332 History of Music/3 credits  
MUSC 341 Conducting/2 credits  
Music Electives/5-6 credits
Ensembles/8 credits
Applied Primary/12 credits
TOTAL /53 credits 

D.            General Electives: 25 credits  

E.             Total Credits Required for Bachelor of Arts with a Concentration in Music  - 120  

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