Bachelor of Music (B.M.) Requirements: Instrumental Music Education Emphasis

Total Semester Credit Hours = 123

  1. University Core Curriculum --44 hours
  2. Musical Performance --21 hours
    1. Applied study in primary instrument (MUAP)--14 hrs. (8 lower-division, 6 upper-division)
    2. Major Ensembles (MUEN)--7 hrs. (4 lower-division, 3 upper-division)
    3. Recital--MUAP 3000
  3. Musicianship and Pedagogy--58 hours (not 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 (38 hrs.)
      MUSI 3214: Advanced Conducting and Score Reading
      MUSI 3220: Woodwind Methods
      MUSI 3221: Brass Methods
      MUSI 3222: Percussion Methods
      MUSI 3223: String Methods
      MUSI 3229: Vocal Seminar for Instrumental Majors
      MUSI 3240: Marching Band Procedures
      MUSI 3311: Conducting
      MUSI 3319: Music History I
      MUSI 3320: Music History II
      MUSI 3325: Teaching Music in the Elementary School
      MUSI 3327: Teaching Music in the Secondary School
      MUSI 4326: Instrumental Methods and Band Admin.
      MUSI 4342: Form and Analysis
      MUSI 4345: Arranging for Choral and Instr. Ensembles