Music Education BM

Bachelor of Music in Music Education
Course Number and TitleCredits
UF 100 Foundations of Intellectual Life3
UF 200 Foundations of Ethics and Diversity3
FW ENGL 101 Writing and Rhetoric I3
FW ENGL 102 Writing and Rhetoric II3
FC Foundations of Oral Communication3
FM Foundations of Mathematics course3-4
FN Foundations of Natural, Physical, & Applied Sciences course with lab4
FN Foundations of Natural, Physical, & Applied Sciences course in a second field3-4
FA MUSI 100 Introduction to Music3
FH Foundations of Humanities course3-4
FS ED-CIFS 201 Foundations of Education3
FS Foundations of Social Sciences course in a second field3
ED-CIFS 301* Teaching: Experience I1
ED-CIFS 302* Learning and Instruction4
ED-ESP 350* Teaching Students with Exceptional Needs at the Secondary Level3
*You must apply for admission to secondary teacher education to enroll in these upper-division education courses.
Completion of all requirements for graduation with a secondary education option may require more than 120 credit hours. See Department of Curriculum, Instruction and Foundational Studies for more information.
MUS 119, 120, 219, 220 Materials of Music12
MUS 121, 122, 221, 222 Ear Training4
MUS 202 Music Communications2
MUS 208 Music Technology (see Music Education Emphasis Additional Requirements for explanation of this requirement.) or
EDTECH 202 Teaching and Learning in a Digital Age
2-3
MUS 230 Foundations of Music Education2
MUS 256 Vocal Techniques and Methods or
MUS 463 Major Instrument Pedagogy I (if a vocal major)
2
MUS 257 String Instrument Techniques and Methods2
MUS 261 Basic Conducting1
MUS 266 Woodwind Instrument Techniques and Methods2
MUS 352 Music History and Literature II3
MUS 353 Music History and Literature III3
MUS 365 Choral Conducting1
MUS 366 Instrumental Conducting1
MUS 368 Percussion Instrument Techniques and Methods2
MUS 369 Brass Instrument Techniques and Methods2
MUS 372 Teaching Music in the Elementary Classroom2
MUS 375 Rehearsal Practicum Choral1
MUS 376 Rehearsal Practicum Instrumental1
MUS 385 Choral Methods and Materials2
MUS 387 Band and Orchestra Methods and Materials2
Choose two (2) of the three (3) Professional Year classes below:
MUS 481* Pro Year: Elementary Teaching Exp III Dual Option
MUS 482* Pro Year: Jr High Teaching Exp IV Dual Option
MUS 483* Pro Year: Sr High Teaching Exp IV Dual Option
*You must apply for admission to secondary teacher education to enroll in these upper-division music courses.
12
FF MUS 484 Professional Year Seminar in Music Education2
MUS-APL 10 Concert Class (7 semesters of Pass grade)0
MUS-APL 108, 109 Class Piano2
MUS-APL 444 Senior Music Education Recital1
MUS-ENS—Major Ensemble7
MUS-PRV—Major instrument Performance Studies
(4 credits minimum at 300-level or above)
14
Electives chosen from:
MUS 208 Music Technology
MUS 231 Marching Band Techniques and Methods
(Required for wind/brass/percussion majors)
MUS 323 Choral Arranging
MUS 324 Orchestration
(Required for string/wind/brass/percussion majors)
MUS 327 Jazz Techniques
MUS 328 Advanced Piano and Accompanying
(Required for vocal majors)
MUS 351 Music History and Literature I
MUS 370 Guitar for Classroom Teachers
MUS 454 Secondary General Music Methods
MUS 463 Major Instrument Pedagogy I: String
MUS 465 Diction for Singers I
or 1-2 credits of other free music electives with prior written approval by the Music Education Committee.
Marching Band Tech and Orchestration are required for wind/brass percussion students.
Orchestration is required for string students. They may also petition 1 credit outside of this list to the music education committee.
Advanced Piano is required for vocal students. They may also petition 1-2 credits outside of this list to the music education committee.
Pianists must choose one class from this list. They may also petition 1-2 credits outside of this list to the music education committee.
3
Total135-139
The above requirements lead to state certification eligibility to teach music in the public schools. Specific details are available from the Music Department.
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