Checksheet - BM Theory Option

Bachelor of Music Theory Option
Requirement Checksheet

Requirements Outside of Music (24-46 cr)

ACE: Achievement-Centered Education (24-30 hours)
ACE 1. Written Texts Incorporating Research and Knowledge Skills (3 crs)
ACE 2. Communication Skills (3 crs)
ACE 3. Mathematical, Computational, Statistical or Formal Reasoning Skills (3 crs)
ACE 4. Sciences (3 crs)
ACE 5. Humanities (3 crs)
ACE 6. Social Sciences (3 crs)

ACE 7. Arts (3 crs) This requirement is fulfilled within the major through MUSC 160 or MUSC 365

ACE 8. Ethical Principles, Civics, and Stewardship (3 crs)
ACE 9. Global Awareness or Knowledge of Human Diversity (3 crs) 
ACE 10. Creative/Scholarly Product (3 crs) This requirement is fulfilled within the major through MUSC 445 (Analysis for Performance)

 

Languages - Classical and Modern (0-16 cr)

 
MINIMUM TOTAL REQUIREMENTS IN MUSIC (79 cr)

Music Core Curriculum
Music Core Classroom CLasses for All Degrees (28 credits)
MUSC 64 Major Field Test 0
MUSC 160 Music as Art, Disp & Pro 3
MUSC 131 Keyboard Skills I 1
MUSC 132 Keyboard Skills II 1
MUSC 165 Music Theory I 3
MUSC 165A Aural Skills I 1
MUSC 166 Music Theory II 3
MUSC 166A Aural Skills II 1
MUSC 265 Music Theory III 3
MUSC 265A Aural Skills III 1
MUSC 266 Music Theory IV 3
MUSC 266A Aural Skills IV 1
MUSC 274 Beginning Conducting 1
MUSC 365 Music History & Literature I 3
MUSC 366 Music History & Literature II 3
MUSR 68 UG Convocation (7 semesters) 0

 

Piano Proficiency (2 crs, unless waived) 
MUAP 231 Keyboard Skills III 1
MUAP 232 Keyboard Skill IV 1

 

Applied major area (5 sem; 10 cr)
MUAP 1 _ _ 2
MUAP 1 _ _ 2
MUAP 2 _ _ 2
MUAP 2 _ _ 2
MUAP 3 _ _ 2
Large Ensembles (6 semesters; 6  cr)
Note: Wind and Perc. Emphasis min 3 cr in Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band
Symphony Orchestra; String emphasis min 3 cr in Symphony Orchestra;
max 1 cr Marching Band
1. MUDC 343 Varsity Chorus
OR MUDC 346 University Chorale 1
2. Group I Ensembles (3 sem; 3 crs)
MUDC _ _ _ _             1
MUDC _ _ _ _ 1
MUDC _ _ _ _ 1
3. Group I or IA Ensemble (1 sem; 1 cr)
MUDC _ _ _ _ 1
4. Ensemble from any Group (3 sem; 3 cr)
MUDC _ _ _ _ 1
MUDC _ _ _ _ 1
MUDC _ _ _ _ 1
Beyond the Core: Additional Music Classroom Classes in the BM Theory degree (33 cr)
Analysis for Performance (MUSC 445) 3
Thesis Proposal (MUSC 384E) 1
Undergraduate Thesis (MUSC 499) 2
Music Theory (12 cr)
  Techniques of Counterpoint (MUSC 455) 3
  Musical Form (MUSC 460) 3
  Select two from MUSC 457, 465, 480; MUCP 382 6
Music History (6 cr) 6
Additional Music Electives 9
  (MUSC, MUOP, MUEN, MUAP)
Max 2 cr MUEN; max 2 cr MUOP; max 3 cr MUAP

 

MINIMUM ADDITIONAL ELECTIVES TO REACH 120 CR (0-17 or more)

Not restricted to music. The total will vary with the individual situation, depending on (but not limited to) the results of waivers and transfer credit evaluation, the means of fulfilment of the Foreign Language requirement, the means of fulfilment of ACE requirements, and the number of credits taken for the senior recital.