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Music: MUED Curriculum

The B.S.Ed. in Music Education degree is 120 credits divided among General Education courses, core Music courses, and Professional Education courses. The degree is a four year program culminating in the Student Teaching experience.

 

 

General Requirements (see below)

GENERAL EDUCATION (48 cr.)
Liberal Education Skills (12 cr.) ENG 111, MATH 112, 2nd MATH, SC 113
Liberal Knowledge
  - Physical/Biological Sciences (9 cr.)
  - Social/Behavioral Sciences (9 cr.) ED 122
  - Arts and Humanities (9 cr.) MUS 345, ENG Lit., ENG ELL
Health and Personal Performance (3 cr.) HPE 111, Ensemble Credit (1)
General Education Electives (6 cr.) MUS 114, MUS 253 (both recommended)
 
MUSIC CORE (39 cr.)
Applied Music Seminar (0 cr., 7 sem.) MUS 110
Music Theory/Analysis (6 cr.) MUS 126, MUS 127, MUS 226
Aural Skills (4 cr.) MUS 128 MUS 129 MUS 228 MUS 229
Orchestration/Arranging (3 cr.) MUS 370
History/Literature (5 cr.) MUS 346, MUS 347 (MUS 345 is a required proficiency counted in General Education above)
Conducting (3 cr.) MUS 360, MUS 365, MUS 366
Instrumental/Vocal Techniques (5 cr.) MUS 182, MUS 243, MUS 244, MUS 245, MUS 247
Piano (4 cr.) + Piano Competency MUS 160, MUS 161, MUS 220, MUSA 125
Applied Lessons (7 cr.) Applied Lessons
Ensemble Participation (2 cr., 7 semesters) Ensembles; Marching Band, a choral ensemble, and an additional instrumental ensemble are required in the first 4 semesters of study; a minimum of 2 semesters Large Ensemble and 2 semesters Small Ensemble participation are required during an academic career
Senior Recital (0 cr.) MUS 410
 
EDUCATION CORE(33 cr.)
Education (6 cr.) ED 110, ED 327, (ED 122 is a required proficiency counted under General Education above)
Special Education (9 cr.) SPED 418, SPED 441, SPED 442
Music Education Seminar (0 cr.) MUS 289
Music Teaching Methods (6 cr.) MUS 333, MUS 362, MUS 363
Student Teaching (12 cr.) ED 432 Elementary Music placement (6 cr.), ED 433 Secondary Music placement (6 cr.)