Checksheet - BM Vocal Option

Bachelor of Music Vocal Option
Requirement Checksheet

 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 cr)

Music Core CLASSROOM CLASSES common to all music degrees (28 cr)
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 credits)
MUAP 231 Keyboard Skills III 1
MUAP 232 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 cr)  
MUSR 90 Jr Recital 0 cr
MUSR 490 Sr Recital 1 cr

 

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 343 Varsity Chorus OR
MUDC 346 University Choral (2 sem; 2 cr)
MUDC _ _ _ _    
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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 343 Varsity Chorus OR
MUDC 346 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 (MUSC 445) 3
Theory/History/Literature Elective 3
Theory/History/Literature Elective 3
Additional Music Electives: 4
(MUSC, MUOP, MUEN, MUAP)
Max 2 cr MUEN; 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.