Checksheet - BM Vocal Option

Bachelor of Music Vocal Option
Requirement Checksheet

August 2017

 REQUIREMENTS OUTSIDE 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 (81-83 cr)

Music Core CLASSROOM CLASSES common to all music degrees (28 cr)
MUSC64 Major Field Test 0
MUSC160 Music as Art, Disp & Pro 3
MUSC131 Keyboard Skills I 1
MUSC132 Keyboard Skills II 1
MUSC165 Music Theory I 3
MUSC165A Aural Skills I 1
MUSC166 Music Theory II 3
MUSC166A Aural Skills II 1
MUSC265 Music Theory III 3
MUSC265A Aural Skills III 1
MUSC266 Music Theory IV 3
MUSC266A Aural Skills IV 1
MUSC274 Beginning Conducting 1
MUSC365 Music History & Literature I 3
MUSC366 Music History & Literature II 3
MUSR 68 Recital Attendance (7 semesters) 0

 

Piano Proficiency (2 credits)
MUAP231 Keyboard Skills III 1
MUAP232 Keyboard Skills IV 1

 

Vocal Study (20 credits)
MUAP 1xx                                                 2
MUAP 1xx 2
MUAP 2xx 2
MUAP 2xx 2
MUAP 3xx 3
MUAP 3xx 3
MUAP 4xx 3
MUAP 4xx 3

 

Solo Recitals (1-3 crs)  
MUSR 90 Jr Recital 0 crs
MUSR 490 Sr Recital 1-3 crs

 

Large Ensembles (8 semesters; 8 crs)  
Singers may follow OPTION I or OPTION II
For more detailed rules and regulations, see the Undergraduate Handbook
OPTION I
1. MUDC 243 Varsity Chorus OR
MUDC 246 University Choral (2 sem; 2 cr)
MUDC _ _ _ _    
MUDC _ _ _ _
1
1
2. Group I OR 1A Ensembles (6 sem; 6 crs)
MUDC _ _ _ _   1
MUDC _ _ _ _ 1
MUDC _ _ _ _ 1
MUDC _ _ _ _ 1
MUDC _ _ _ _ 1
MUDC _ _ _ _ 1
OPTION 2
1. MUDC 243 Varsity Chorus OR
MUDC 246 University Chorale (2 sem; 2 crs)
MUDC _ _ _ _ 1
MUDC _ _ _ _ 1
2. Group I or IA Ensembles (4 sem; 4 crs)
MUDC _ _ _ _ 1
MUDC _ _ _ _ 1
MUDC _ _ _ _ 1
MUDC _ _ _ _ 1
3. Group II Ensembles (2 sem; 2 cr)
MUDC _ _ _ _ 1
MUDC _ _ _ _ 1
Beyond the Core: Additional Music Classes in the BM Vocal degree (22 cr)
English & Italian Diction & Lit (MUSC 125) 2
German Diction & Lit (MUSC 126) 2
French Diction & Lit (MUSC 127) 2
Introduction to Vocal Pedagogy (MUSC 470) 3
Analysis for Performance (MUSIC 445) 3
Theory/History/Literature Elective 3
Theory/History/Literature Elective 3
Additional Music Electives: 4
(MUSC, MUOP, MUCO, MUAP)
Max 2 cr MUCO; max 2 cr MUOP; max 3 cr MUAP

MINIMUM ADDITIONAL ELECTIVES to reach 120 credits (0-15)
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.