Music - Course of Study

See Music course descriptions from our catalog for more information 


MU 101 The History of Jazz (H)
MU 102 The History and Development of Rock (H)
MU 111 The Lives and Music of Gershwin, Ellington, and Porter (H)
MU 112 The Music of Black Americans (H)
MU 120 The History of American Song (H)
MU 132 Critical Issues in American Popular Music: Blues to Hip Hop (H)
MU 200 Special Topics (H)
MU 245/FTM 205 Survey of Film Music - "Hearing the Movies" (H)


MU 103 History of Music, 400-1700 (H)
MU 104 History of Music, 1700-1964 (H)
MU 124 Bach and Beethoven (H)
MU 126 History of Choral Music (H)
MU 200 Special Topics (H)
MU 240 Choral Music: History and Practice
MU 242 Music of the Classical Era (H)
MU 243 19th-Century Romanticism in Music (H)
MU 244 Music of the 20th Century (H)


MU 113 Introduction to Piano and the Elements of Music (A)
MU 122 World Music History and Ensemble (H)
MU 122 World Music History and Ensemble (H)
MU 150 Music Theory and Composition I (A)
MU 155 Popular Music Theory and Composition (A)
MU 156 Intro to Music Technology: History and Practice (A)
MU 157 Introduction to the Music Industry (A)
MU 202/FTM 236 Digital Audio Workstation (A)
MU 250 Music Theory and Composition II (A)

300-level Courses 

MU 300 Independent Study in Music (H)(A)
MU 301 Independent Study in Music Theory (A)
MU 305 Internships (A)
MU 306 Performing Arts Administration Principles and Practices
MU 310-311 Senior Capstone Project

Music Education 

MU 360 Elementary General Music Methods (A)
MU 361 Choral Conducting Methods (A)
MU 362 Secondary Instrumental Methods (A)
MU 363 Music Technology for Music Educators (A)

Performance Ensembles 

MU 255 Symphony Orchestra (A)
MU 256 Jazz Ensemble (A)
VPA 306 Arts Administration Principles and Practices
MU 200 Special Topics (H)