Bachelor of Music (B.M.) Requirements: Composition Emphasis

Total Semester Credit Hours = 121

A. University Core Curriculum --44 hours

B. Musical Performance --29 hours

1. Applied Study in voice or instrument (MUAP)--12 hrs. (8 lower-division and 4 upper-division)

2. Applied study in composition (MUAP)--12 hours upper-division

3. Ensembles (MUEN)--4 hours lower-division

4. Senior Recital--MUAP 4100

C. Supporting Courses in Music--45 hours (or including MUSI 2308, which is applied toward core curriculum requirements.)

1. Lower-Division Courses (20 hrs.)

MUAP 1111

Harmony and Keyboard I

MUAP 1112

Harmony and Keyboard II

MUAP 2111

Harmony and Keyboard III

MUAP 2112

Harmony and Keyboard IV

MUSI 1000

Recitals, Concerts and Productions (6 registrations)

MUSI 1116

Aural Skills I

MUSI 1117

Aural Skills II

MUSI 1311

Music Theory I

MUSI 1312

Music Theory II

MUSI 2116

Aural Skills III

MUSI 2117

Aural Skills IV

MUSI 2308*

Music Literature

MUSI 2311

Music Theory III

MUSI 2312

Music Theory IV

2. Upper-Division Courses (25 hrs.)

MUSI 3214

Adv. Conducting and Score Reading

MUSI 3228** or

Instrumental Seminar

MUSI 3229**

Vocal Seminar

MUSI 3311


MUSI 3319

Music History I

MUSI 3320

Music History II

MUSI 4342

Form and Analysis

MUSI 4345

Arranging for Ensembles

MUSI 3318

Musics of the World

MUSI 4340


D. Music Electives (upper-division)--3 hrs

**Instrumental students should take Vocal Seminar; vocal students should take Instrumental Seminar