Music Childhood Education (BA)

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HEGIS Number: 1005

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Course Descriptions
Course descriptions can be found in the online PDF version of the Bulletin
Effective Fall 2015 

Music Childhood Education BA


Major Discipline Requirements

I. Required Music Courses28 
MUS101Introduction to Music History 
MUS110Fundamentals of Music Theory 
MUS141Class Instruction in Piano I 
MUS210Ear Training I 
MUS225Computer Music 
MUS241Class Instruction in Piano II 
MUS310Ear Training II 
MUS323Form & Analysis 

Ensemble I

MUS131Gospel Choir I 
MUS139Jazz Ensemble I 
MUS146Jazz Improvisation I 

Ensemble II

MUS231Gospel Choir II 
MUS239Jazz Ensemble II 
MUS246Jazz Improvisation II 

Popular Music History

MUS250African-American Music 
MUS253History of Jazz 
MUS270Introduction to Ethnomusicology (WI) 
MUS278Art & Sound of Video Games 
MUS279History of Hip-Hop (WI) 
MUS299The Music Industry 
II.Concentration Requirements: Choose Either Track A OR B 

A) Music Performance

MUS291Keyboard Accompaniment 
Choose One From Each Of The Following Groups 

Ensemble III

MUS331Gospel Choir III 
MUS339Jazz Ensemble III 
MUS346Jazz Improvisation III 

Western Music Elective

MUS350Middle Ages to Baroque (WI) 
MUS351Classical to Romanic 

Ensemble IV

MUS431Gospel Choir IV 
MUS439Jazz Ensemble IV 
MUS446Jazz Improvisation IV 

B) Music Production

MUS327Science of Recorded Sound 
MUS328Advanced Computer Music 
MUS329Recording Techniques for Music 

III. Advanced Requirements

MUS490Independent Study 

Upper Level Elective (Choose one)

MUS301American Musical Theatre (WI) 
MUS427Mixing and Mastering 
MUS45020th-Century Music and Beyond 
MUS453Globalization of Jazz 
MUS455History of Film Music 
MUS461Jazz Analysis 

Education Course Requirements

Foundations Sequence19 
EDUC230Teaching with Multimedia Technology 
EDUC268Bilingual and English Language Learner (ELL) Education 
EDUC280Child and Adolescent Development for Teachers 
PSY215Human Development I: Infancy/Childhood 
EDUC283Effective Teaching and Learning in Diverse and Inclusive Classrooms 
MATH271Topics in Foundational Mathematics 
PHIL202Major Ideas and Issues in Education 
SOC202Major Ideas and Issues in Education 
Professional Education Sequence15 
EDUC323Curriculum and Methods in Elementary Education: Mathematics 
EDUC369Early Language & Literacy for English Only and English Language Learners (EO's & ELLs) (WI) 
EDUC370Content Area Literacy Instruction For Mainstream English Only (EO) and English Language Learners (ELLs), Grades 2-6 
EDUC390Elementary Curriculum & Methods I: Learning Goals and Assessments Across Curriculum 
EDUC392Elementary Curriculum & Methods II: Instruction and Classroom Management Across Curriculum 
Student Teaching and Student Teaching Seminar 
EDUC431Supervised Student Teaching, Grades 1 - 3 
EDUC432Supervised Student Teaching, Grades 4 - 6 

* MUS 270 is cross listed with ANTH 270. **MUS 278 is cross listed with FA278. Either course will be accepted.