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  Oct 19, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Undergrad Catalog

Music - Performance Jazz/Classical, BM


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Required Credits for the Major: 99-103

Program Code: BM-MUS-PJC

Pioneer Success Seminar


Required Course: 1

University Core Curriculum (Music: Performance & Jazz Studies)


Required Credits: 31

Bachelor of Music students complete a modified University Core Curriculum:

One (1) University Core Curriculum Area 2B course is required: ENG 1100  

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.

Bachelor of Music students take on only one (1) course from University Core Curriculum Area 3C, Ways of Knowing; Social and Behavioral Sciences.

For Jazz Studies students, the following University Core Curriculum courses are suggested:

University Core Curriculum requirements and courses.  

Applied Lesson and Performance Requirements


Required Credits: 30

Functional Class Piano Requirement


Required Credits: 4

Not required for students in the Piano Concentration

Performance Seminar Requirement


Required Credits: 4

Take the Performance Seminar course for four (4) semesters:

Classical Large Ensemble Requirement


Required Credits: 4

Take a Large Ensemble course four (4) times; select from the following:

Classical Chamber Ensemble Requirement


Required Credits: 4

Take a Chamber Ensemble course four (4) times; select from the following:

Jazz Ensemble Requirement


Required Credits: 8

Take a Jazz Ensemble course eight (8) times, select from the following:

Recital Hour Requirement


Take the Recital Hour course for eight (8) semesters:

Instrumental Concentration


Required Credits: 6

Piano Concentration


Required Credits:10

Technology Intensive Requirement (Music)


Required Courses: 2

One (1) Technology Intensive course is completed as part of the major requirements: MUSI 1580  

One (1) additional Technology Intensive course is required for graduation.

Technology Intensive requirement and courses.    

Writing Intensive Requirement (Jazz)


 

Required Courses: 4

One (1) Wiriting Intensive course is completed for University Core Curriculum Area 2B: ENG 1100  

One (1) Writing Intensive course is completed as part of the major requiements: MUSI 2740  

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

Writing Intensive requirement and courses.  

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