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2017-2018 Undergrad Catalog
William Paterson University
   
 
  Nov 19, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Undergrad Catalog

Music & Entertainment Industries - Classical, BM


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Required credits for Major: 98

Program Code: BM-MUS-MEIC

Pioneer Success Seminar


Required Course: 1

University Core Curriculum


Required Credits (Excluding those completed as part of the major): 25

Bachelor of Music students complete a modified University Core Curriculum:

Rather than completing one course in each of University Core Curriculum Areas 2A, 2C, 3A and 3B, Bachelor of Music students take two (2) courses from any of these areas. The two (2) courses must be from two (2) different disciplines and cannot be music courses. In addition, Bachelor of Music students take on only one (1) course from University Core Curriculum Area 3C, Ways of Knowing; Social and Behavioral Sciences.

Four (4) University Core Curriculum course are specified by the major:

  • UCC Area 1, Personal Well Being: FINP 1600  
  • UCC Area 2B, Expression; Writing: ENG 1100  
  • UCC Area 3C, Ways of Knowing; Social and Behavioral Sciences: ECON 2010  
  • UCC Area 3D, Ways of Knowing; Quantitative Thinking: MATH 1170  

Two (2) University Core Curriculum requirements are completed as part of the major:

  • UCC Area 4, Diversity and Justice: MUSI 3180  
  • UCC Area 5, Community and Civic Engagement: MUSI 4400  
  • UCC Area 6, Global Awareness: MUSI 3180  

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Functional Class Piano Requirement


Required Credits: 2-4

Large Ensemble Requirement


Required Credits: 7

Take one (1) Large Ensemble course each semester while in residence for a total of seven (7):

Chamber Ensemble Requirement


Required Credits: 2

Select two (2) Chamber Ensemble courses from the following:

Recital Hour Requirement


Take the Recital Hour course each semester while in residence (seven (7) times):

Music Management Course Requirements


Required Credits: 16

Economics and Business Course Requirements


Required Credits: 24

The Lower Core requirement for the Cotsakos College of Business MBA (18 credits) may be waived for earning a grade of B or better in these Economics and Business courses.

Technology Intensive Requirement


Required Courses: 2

Two (2) Technology Intensive courses are completed as part of the major requirements: MUSI 1580  and MGT 3050  

No additional Technology Intensive courses are required for graduation.

Technology Intensive requirement and courses.  

Writing Intensive Requirement


Required Courses: 4

One (1) Writing Intensive course is complete for University Core Requirement Area 2B: ENG 1100  

One (1) Writing Intensive course is completed as part of the major requirements: MUSI 3180  

Two (2) additional Writing Intensive courses are required for graduation.

Writing Intensive requirement and courses.  

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