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2010 - 2011 General Catalog

 

 

Certificate of Technical Studies in Music

Learning Outcomes:

Recipients of the Certificate of Technical Studies in Music will have demonstrated:

  1. comprehension of basic tonal music theory and aural theory skills and concepts;
  2. basic fundamental performance skills on a primary instrument or voice;
  3. comprehension of the basic historical significance and development of Western Art music from the Middle Ages to the present;
  4. basic fundamental performance skills on piano; and
  5. successful communication within the music environment using verbal, written, and basic computer literacy skills.

Required courses for the Certificate of Technical Studies in Music:

First Semester Hours
MUSC 110: Class Piano I 1
MUSC 112: Ear Training/SS I 1
MUSC 122: Music Theory I 3
MUSC 120: Music Appreciation 3
MUSC * Approved Music Ensemble 1
MUSC ** Approved Studio Lesson 2
ENGL 101: Composition & Rhetoric I 3
  14
   
Second Semester Hours
MUSC 111: Class Piano II 1
MUSC 113: Ear Training/SS II 1
MUSC 123: Music Theory II 3
MUSC * Approved Music Ensemble 1
MUSC ** Approved Studio Lesson 2
  Approved Humanities Elective *** 3
ENGL 102: Composition & Rhetoric II 3
CIS 105: Computer Concepts 3
    17
     
Total for Certificate 31

*Approved Music Ensembles

MUSC 140-143 Concert Band
MUSC 144-147 Jazz Ensemble
MUSC 148-151 Concert Choir

**Approved Studio Lessons

MUSC 230-233 Applied Piano
MUSC 234-237 Applied Voice
MUSC 238-241 Applied Flute
MUSC 242-245 Applied Oboe
MUSC 246-249 Applied Clarinet
MUSC 250-253 Applied Bassoon
MUSC 254-257 Applied Saxophone
MUSC 258-261 Applied Trumpet
MUSC 262-265 Applied Horn
MUSC 266-269 Applied Trombone
MUSC 270-273 Applied Tuba / Euphonium
MUSC 274-277 Applied Percussion
MUSC 278-281 Applied Classical Guitar

***Approved Humanities Electives

English 201, 202, 255, 256
French 101, 102
History 101, 102, 103, 104, 201, 202, 203
Religion 201, 202
Spanish 101, 102, 201

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