BA in Music Education - Instrumental Concentration

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GENERAL EDUCATION - 43 Credits

Educational Technology
Introduction to Mathematical Systems or: Other Mathematics Elective - 3 hours
Principles of Physical Science and Laboratory or: Other Science Elective with Lab - 4 hours
English Composition I
English Composition II
Basic Oral Communication
Old Testament Survey
New Testament Survey
Introduction to Philosophy or: Literature Elective - 3 hours
Philosophy of Christian School Education
Survey of Music History I
Student Success
Introduction to Sociology
General Psychology
Worldviews

RELIGION - 18 Credits

Bible Study Methods
Personal Evangelism
Gospels
Pentateuch
Basic Christian Beliefs
Theology Capstone
Introduction to Christian Missions

INSTRUMENTAL MAJOR - 85 Credits

(Note: While listed as a required course below, Music Fundamentals may be waived if a passing score is earned on the Theory Placement Test).
Music Fundamentals
Survey of Music History II
Survey of Music History III
Music Theory I
Music Theory II
Music Theory III
Music Theory IV
Sight-Singing and Ear Training I
Sight-Singing and Ear Training II
Sight-Singing and Ear Training III
Sight-Singing and Ear Training IV
Fundamentals of Conducting
Instrumental Conducting
Voice Methods
Brass Techniques
Woodwind Techniques
String Techniques
Percussion Techniques
Instrumental Arranging
Integrated Studies for Teachers
Study in the Foundations of Teaching
Curriculum/Methods - Elementary Music
Curriculum/Methods - Secondary Instrumental Music
Educational Psychology
Recital Capstone Project
Clinical Experience

Applied Instrument

Four (4) credits of Applied Instrument (100 Level) and Six (6) credits of Applied Instrument (200 Level) are required. Instrument options include the following: MU150/250 Applied Flute, MU151/251 Applied Viola, MU153/253 Applied Trombone or Euphonium, MU154/254 Applied Trumpet, MU155/255 Applied Tuba, MU156/256 Applied Saxophone, MU157/257 Applied Percussion, MU158/258 Applied Cello, MU159/259 Applied Clarinet, MU160/260 Applied Guitar, MU162/262 Applied Violin.

Applied Piano or Applied Voice

Three (3) credits of MU171 Applied Piano I or MU191 Applied Voice I are required, following successful completion of the Piano Proficiency Exam or Voice Proficiency Exam..
Applied Piano I or: Applied Voice I

Instrumental Ensemble

Seven (7) credits of Instrumental Ensemble are required. These credits can be completed by participation in MU140 University Band or MU145 Chamber Ensemble.
University Band or: Chamber Ensemble

Recital

Seven (7) semesters of MU199 Recital are required.
Recital