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2013-2014 University Catalog

    Academic Majors/Minors

Music

Program Director: Ben Hawkins (bhawkins@transy.edu)
Office: Mitchell Fine Arts 201
Phone: 233-8259

Recommended Sequence of Courses

Applied Music Major Pattern
First Year
Fall Term Winter Term May Term
MUS 1864 Theroret. Skills of Music I MUS 2864 Theroret. Skills of Music II  
Applied Music (.5 unit) Applied Music (.5 unit)  
Ensemble Ensemble  

Sophomore Year
Fall Term Winter Term May Term
MUS 3864 Theroret. Skills of Music III MUS 4864 Theroret. Skills of Music IV Music Elective or GE
MUS 2114 History of Music: Ancient MUS 2124 History of Music: Baroque  
Applied Music (.5 unit) Applied Music (.5 unit)  
Ensemble Ensemble  

Junior Year
Fall Term Winter Term May Term
MUS 3152 Diction for Singers (1) MUS 3082 Piano Pedagogy II (2)  
MUS 3072 Piano Pedagogy I (2) Applied Music (.5 unit)  
MUS 3254 Conducting Ensemble  
Applied Music (.5 unit)    
Ensemble    

Senior Year
Fall Term Winter Term May Term
MUS 3322 Vocal Literature (1) MUS 4952 Senior Recital (1/2 unit) -OR-  
MUS 3272 Piano Literature (2) Applied Music (.5 unit)  
MUS 4952 Senior Recital (1/2 unit) -OR- Ensemble  
Applied Music (.5 unit)    
Ensemble    

Special Requirements Concerning This Major:
Piano Proficiency; 60-minute solo recital in the senior year.
 
(1) Offered in alternate years (for vocal majors)

(2) Offered in alternate years (for keyboard majors)


Recommended Sequence of Courses

Music Education Major Pattern
First Year
Fall Term Winter Term May Term
MUS 1864 Theroret. Skills of Music I EDU 1004 Observing the Learner  
Applied Music (.25 unit) MUS 2864 Theroret. Skills of Music II  
Ensemble Applied Music (.25 unit)  
  Ensemble  

Sophomore Year
Fall Term Winter Term May Term
MUS 3864 Theroret. Skills of Music III MUS 4864 Theroret. Skills of Music IV Music Elective or GE
MUS 2114 History of Music: Ancient MUS 2124 History of Music: Baroque  
MUS 3142 Brass Perf. & Pedagogy* MUS 3132 Woodwind Perf. & Pedagogy *  
EDU 2164 Constructivist Based Learning Environments EDU 2014 Schooling in the American Culture  
Applied Music (.25 unit) Applied Music (.25 unit)  
Ensemble Ensemble  

Junior Year
Fall Term Winter Term May Term
MUS 3194 Teaching General Music* MUS 3354 Teaching Instrumental Music -OR- EDU 3244 Practicum in Learning Experiences
MUS 3254 Conducting MUS 3364 Teaching Choral Music  
MUS 3162 Percussion Perf. & Pedagogy MUS 3122 Strings Perf. & Pedagogy*  
Applied Music (.25 unit) Applied Music (.25 unit)  
Ensemble Ensemble  

Senior Year
Fall Term Winter Term May Term
MUS 4951 Senior Recital (1/4 unit) EDU 4314 Supervised Teaching  
Ensemble    

Special Requirements Concerning This Major:
Piano Proficiency; 30-minute solo recital in the senior year.

*Offered in alternate years


Recommended Sequence of Courses

Music Technology Major Pattern
First Year
Fall Term Winter Term May Term
MUS 1864 Theroret. Skills of Music I MUS 1024 Intro to Music Tech  
Applied Music (.25 unit) MUS 2864 Theroret. Skills of Music II  
Ensemble Applied Music (.25 unit)  
  Ensemble  

Sophomore Year
Fall Term Winter Term May Term
CS 1124 Foundations of Comp. Science MUS 2024 Audio Recording Tech  
MUS 2114 History of Music: Ancient* CS 2124 Logic & Problem Solving  
Applied Music (.25 unit) MUS 2124 History of Music: Baroque*  
Ensemble MUS 2774 History of Jazz/Rock  
  Applied Music (.25 unit)  
  Ensemble  

Junior Year
Fall Term Winter Term May Term
Applied Music (composition, .25 unit) MUS or CS Elective** EDU 3244 Practicum in Learning Experiences
  Applied Music (composition, .25 unit)  

Senior Year
Fall Term Winter Term May Term
MUS 4894 Music Practicum/Internship MUS 4952 Senior Recital (1/2 unit)  

Special Requirements Concerning This Major:
Piano proficiency exam; Computer music recital or music technology project in the senior year.

*Only one History of Music course required

**Excluding MUS 1004 and MUS 1274; Must be Approved by Advisor

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