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BACHELOR OF MUSIC
Visual and Performing Arts
Concentration in Education
(Applied Areas: Voice, Piano, Organ, Brass, Woodwinds, Strings, Percussion)  

The degree Bachelor of Music with a Concentration in Education K-12 is designed to prepare the student to be endorsed and teach music in the schools. Each student develops as a practicing musician in voice or in instrumental studies, and acquires the skills necessary to communicate musical concepts and skills. Opportunities to observe and to teach in the classroom situation prepare the student for an intensive professional semester at the end of the program of study.  

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

B.            Additional Degree Requirements. 9 credits.
   
            Humanities/9 credits in at least two disciplines and not in the  discipline of music.

C. Major Requirements. 54 or 56 credits. (choose choral or instrumental track)
Choral Track    
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 140 Diction for Singers I/2 credits  
MUSC 141 Diction for Singers II/2 credits (voice 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 340 Instrumental Survey/3 credits 
MUSC 341 Conducting/2 credits  
MUSC 342 Advanced Choral Conducting/2 credits  
MUSC 412 Arranging/2 credits
Applied Primary/14 credits
Applied Secondary/4 credits
               Piano: MUSC 163, 164, 263, 264 (Piano Class) 
OR MUSC 171, 172, 271, 272 (Individual Piano Lesson)   
               Voice:  MUSC 171, 172, 271, 272
TOTAL 54 or 56 credits
Instrumental Track
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 165 Strings/1 credit
MUSC 167 Percussion/1 credit  
MUSC 361 Brass/1 credit  
MUSC 362 Brass/1 credit  
MUSC 363 Woodwinds/1 credit  
MUSC 364  Woodwinds/1 credit  
MUSC 365 Vocal Techniques/1 credit
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
MUSC 343 Advanced Instrumental Conducting/2 credits  
MUSC 412 Arranging/2 credits
Applied Primary/14 credits  
Applied Secondary/4 credits
               MUSC 163, 164, 263, 264 (Piano Class)  
               OR MUSC 171, 172, 271, 272 (Individual piano lesson)  
TOTAL 56 credits
D. Education Requirements
Choral Track 
MUSC 145 Introduction to Music Education/1 credit 
MUSC 345 Practicum in Elementary School/1 credit  
MUSC 346 Practicum in Junior High or Middle School/1 credit 
MUSC 347 Practicum in High School/1 credit
MUSC 441 Elementary School Methods and Materials/3 credits 
MUSC 442  Choral Methods and Materials/2 credits
EDUC 245  Human Growth and Development/3 credits  
EDUC 299 Application for Teacher Preparation/0 credits
EDUC 403 Directed Elementary Teaching for Art and Music/6 credits  
EDUC 404  Directed Secondary Teaching for Art and Music/5 credits     
EDUC 380 Classroom Assessment/2 credits  
EDUC 484  Media and Technology/1 credit 
EDUC 487  Classroom Management and System Issues/3 credits  
EDUC 488   Education Seminar/1 credit 
EDUC 489 Survey of Exceptional Children/3 credits
 TOTAL 33 credits    
Instrumental Track
MUSC 145 Introduction to Music Education/1 credit 
MUSC 345 Practicum in Elementary School/1 credit
MUSC 346  Practicum in Junior High or Middle School/1 credit    
MUSC 347   Practicum in High School/1 credit
MUSC 441 Elementary School Methods and Materials/3 credits  
MUSC 443  Instrumental Methods and Materials/2 credits
MUSC 444  Marching Band Fundamentals/1 credit  
EDUC 245  Human Growth and Development/3 credits  
EDUC 299 Application for Teacher Preparation/0 credits
EDUC 403 Directed Elementary Teaching for Art and Music/6 credits  
EDUC 404 Directed Secondary Teaching for Art and Music/5 credits 
EDUC 380 Classroom Assessment/2 credits   
EDUC 484 Media and Technology/1 credit  
EDUC 487 Classroom Management and System Issues/3 credits  
EDUC 488 Education Seminar/1 credit 
EDUC 489 Survey of Exceptional Children/3 credits  
TOTAL 34 credits 

E.             Total Credits Required for Bachelor of Music with a Concentration in Education   - 129-132  

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