Aug 08, 2022  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Music Major, Industry, BA, MU01


Major Code: MU01     Bachelor of Arts          Summary Degree Requirements  

 

General Education Core 42 Requirements: 33 Hours


Area 5A 3 hours met by a Modern Language course choose one additional course to fulfill Area 5A

Area 5B 3 hours met by MUS 0106   choose one additional course to fulfill Area 1A

Area 5C 3 hours met by an additional Modern Language course

General Education Core 42 Areas


Area 1B Civics: 3 Hours


Area 1 Social and Behavioral Sciences 9 hours total. Six hours from Social Science (area 1A) and three hours from Civics (area 1B).

Area 2A Written Communication: 6 Hours


Area 2 Communications 9 hours total. Six hours in written communication (area 2A) and three hours in oral communication (area 2B). ENG 101 and ENG 102 or ENG 111 fulfill area 2A.

Area 2B Oral Communication: 3 Hours


Area 2 Communications 9 hours total. Six hours in written communication (area 2A) and three hours in oral communication (area 2B).

Area 3 Non-lab Natural Science: 3 Hours


Area 3 Natural Sciences 7 hours total. Three hours from a non-lab course and four hours from courses with a lab. Must have a minimum of one course with a lab, different disciplines.

Area 3 Natural Science with Lab: 4 Hours


Area 3 Natural Sciences 7 hours total. Three hours from a non-lab course and four hours from courses with a lab. Must have a minimum of one course with a lab, different disciplines.

Area 5B Fine Arts: 3 Hours


Area 5 14 hours total. Humanities 6 hours (area 5A)/Fine Arts 3 hours (area 5B)/Global Competencies 3 hours (area 5C)/Health & Wellness 2 hours (area 5D).

Area 5D Health and Wellness: 2 Hours


Area 5 14 hours total. Humanities 6 hours (area 5A)/Fine Arts 3 hours (area 5B)/Global Competencies 3 hours (area 5C)/Health & Wellness 2 hours (area 5D).

Institutional Degree Requirement: 1 Hour


Modern Language: 10-12 Hours


French or Spanish - 12 Hours of the same prefix

Asian Languages (Chinese and Japanese) - 10-11 Hours, prefixes can be combined

     JPN 0103  and JPN 0205  - 10 Hours

     JPN 0103  and CHI 0103  - 10 Hours

     CHI 0103  , CHI 0203  and ML 0150  - 11 Hours

Music Core Curriculum: 28 Hours


Music Industry Requirements: 42


General Electives: 4-6 Hours


As needed to total 120 approved credit hours (including 39 hours of upper division 300-400).

Total Hours: 120


 MUS 0106   satisfies 3 hours of General Education Core Requirement area 1A (6 hours required). One Modern Language course satisfies 3 hours of General Education Core Requirement area 5A (6 hours required). An additional Modern Language course satisfies General Education Core Requirement Area 5C. Institutional requirement UE 0100  may also be met by HNRS 0101  (2 credit hours).

It is STRONGLY recommended that students take Class Piano 203  if Piano proficiency has not been passed after two semesters of Class Piano (MUS 0103 , MUS 0104 )
Note: the music content within this degree DOES NOT meet minimum requirements for the BA in Music degree. The minimum undergraduate music requirements permitting pursuit of a graduate degree in music would not be met by this degree track.