Music - Course of Study

See Music course descriptions from our catalog for more information 

AMERICAN 

  • 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)

EUROPEAN 

  • MU 103: History of Music, 400-1700 (H)
  • MU 104: History of Music, 1700-1964 (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)

EXPERIENTIAL 

  • MU 113: Introduction to Piano and the Elements of Music (A)
  • 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)

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