Music: Instrument, Choral, General-Elementary or Secondary Major, Bachelor of Arts in Education (BAE)

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Students can choose either the Elementary or the Secondary Core.

Notes:

  • students in this program are excused from major ensemble participation during the quarter of student teaching;
  • the above option requires more than 12 quarters to complete at 15–16 credits per quarter.
Required Elementary Education Core
30–hour multicultural education field requirement
ART 390ART IN THE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL3
EDUC 200
EDUC 303
EDUC 308
ADMISSION TO TEACHER EDUCATION
and FOUNDATIONS OF ASSESSMENT
and FOUNDATIONS OF ELEMENTARY CLASSROOM MANAGEMENT (these three courses must be taken concurrently)
7
EDUC 201INTRODUCTION TO EDUCATION3
EDUC 304INTRODUCTION TO ELEMENTARY READING3
EDUC 310LITERACY METHODS, MANAGEMENT AND ASSESSMENT IN THE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL4
EDUC 338
EDUC 339
LANGUAGE ARTS METHODS, MANAGEMENT AND ASSESSMENT IN THE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
and SOCIAL STUDIES AND SCIENCE METHODS, MANAGEMENT AND ASSESSMENT IN THE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (must be taken concurrently)
9
EDUC 420ADMISSION TO PROFESSIONAL CANDIDACY1
EDUC 423ELEMENTARY STUDENT TEACHING K-815
MATH 212STRUCTURE OF ELEMENTARY MATH II5
MTED 390METHODS OF TEACHING ELEMENTARY SCHOOL MATHEMATICS5
MUSC 450INTEGRATING MUSIC INTO ELEMENTARY CLASSROOM COURSES3
PHED 390HEALTH AND PHYSICAL EDUCATION IN THE ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS3
PSYC 304EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY5
SPED 363INTRODUCTION TO SPECIAL EDUCATION4
Required Music: Instrumental, Choral, General/Elementary Courses
MUSC 101MUSIC THEORY I3
MUSC 102MUSIC THEORY II3
MUSC 103MUSIC THEORY III3
MUSC 104SIGHT SINGING AND AURAL SKILLS1
MUSC 105SIGHT SINGING AND AURAL SKILLS II1
MUSC 106SIGHT SINGING AND AURAL SKILLS III1
MUSC 110CONVOCATION AND RECITAL ATTENDANCE0
MUSC 121PIANO CLASS II FOR MAJORS1
MUSC 122PIANO CLASS III FOR MAJORS1
Piano Proficiency (0)
MUSC 130VOICE CLASS1
MUSC 201MUSIC THEORY IV3
MUSC 202MUSIC THEORY V3
MUSC 203MUSIC THEORY VI3
MUSC 204SIGHT SINGING AND AURAL SKILLS IV1
MUSC 205SIGHT SINGING AND AURAL SKILLS V1
MUSC 244MUSIC TECHNOLOGY2
MUSC 250MUSIC HISTORY AND LITERATURE I3
MUSC 251MUSIC HISTORY AND LITERATURE II3
MUSC 252MUSIC HISTORY AND LITERATURE III3
MUSC 310BASIC CONDUCTING SKILLS2
MUSC 312ADVANCED CONDUCTING SKILLS2
MUSC 357MUSIC IN DIVERSE CULTURES3
MUSC 441MUS METH FOR ELEM MUS SPCLST3
MUSC 445CHORAL METH/MAT SEC SCHOOL2
MUSC 446INSTRUMENTAL METHODS/MATERIALS2
MUSC 447JAZZ ENSEMBLE METHODS/MATERIAL2
MUSC 470SENIOR RECITAL1-5
MUSC 491MUSIC SENIOR THESIS4
Choose courses from the following7
STRINGED INSTRUMENT TECHNIQUES
WOODWIND INSTRUMENT TECHNIQUES
BRASS INSTRUMENT TECHNIQUES
PERCUSSION INSTRUMENT TECHNIQUES
Applied Music Requirements12
INSTRUCTION ON INSTRUMENT OR VOICE
INSTRUCTION ON VOICE OR INSTRUMENT
INSTRUCTION ON VOICE OR INSTRUMENT
INSTRUCTION ON INSTRUMENT OR VOICE
Music Ensemble Requirements–must be repeated12
WIND ENSEMBLE
SYMPHONIC BAND
ORCHESTRA
SYMPHONIC CHOIR
CONCERT CHOIR
Note: String, wind and percussion majors in music education shall participate in one quarter of a major vocal ensemble. Vocal and piano majors in music education shall participate in one quarter of a major instrumental ensemble.
Total Credits159-163

Notes:

  • students in this program are excused from major ensemble participation during the quarter of student teaching;
  • the above option requires more than 12 quarters to complete at 15–16 credits per quarter. 
Required Secondary Education Core
30–hour multicultural education field requirement
EDUC 200
EDUC 303
EDUC 309
ADMISSION TO TEACHER EDUCATION
and FOUNDATIONS OF ASSESSMENT
and FOUNDATIONS OF SECONDARY CLASSROOM MANAGEMENT (these three courses must be taken concurrently)
7
EDUC 201INTRODUCTION TO EDUCATION3
EDUC 341SECONDARY STRATEGIES, MANAGEMENT, ASSESSMENT4
EDUC 413CONTENT AREA LITERACY: MANAGEMENT AND ASSESSMENT FOR SECONDARY EDUCATION CANDIDATES4
EDUC 420ADMISSION TO PROFESSIONAL CANDIDACY1
EDUC 426SECONDARY STUDENT TEACHING 7-1215
PSYC 304EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY5
SPED 363INTRODUCTION TO SPECIAL EDUCATION4
Required Music: Instrumental, Choral, General Secondary Courses
MUSC 101MUSIC THEORY I3
MUSC 102MUSIC THEORY II3
MUSC 103MUSIC THEORY III3
MUSC 104SIGHT SINGING AND AURAL SKILLS1
MUSC 105SIGHT SINGING AND AURAL SKILLS II1
MUSC 106SIGHT SINGING AND AURAL SKILLS III1
MUSC 110CONVOCATION AND RECITAL ATTENDANCE0
MUSC 121PIANO CLASS II FOR MAJORS1
MUSC 122PIANO CLASS III FOR MAJORS1
Piano Proficiency (0)
MUSC 130VOICE CLASS1
MUSC 201MUSIC THEORY IV3
MUSC 202MUSIC THEORY V3
MUSC 203MUSIC THEORY VI3
MUSC 204SIGHT SINGING AND AURAL SKILLS IV1
MUSC 205SIGHT SINGING AND AURAL SKILLS V1
MUSC 244MUSIC TECHNOLOGY2
MUSC 250MUSIC HISTORY AND LITERATURE I3
MUSC 251MUSIC HISTORY AND LITERATURE II3
MUSC 252MUSIC HISTORY AND LITERATURE III3
MUSC 310BASIC CONDUCTING SKILLS2
MUSC 312ADVANCED CONDUCTING SKILLS2
MUSC 357MUSIC IN DIVERSE CULTURES3
MUSC 441MUS METH FOR ELEM MUS SPCLST3
MUSC 445CHORAL METH/MAT SEC SCHOOL2
MUSC 446INSTRUMENTAL METHODS/MATERIALS2
MUSC 447JAZZ ENSEMBLE METHODS/MATERIAL2
MUSC 470SENIOR RECITAL1-5
MUSC 491MUSIC SENIOR THESIS4
Choose courses from the following7
STRINGED INSTRUMENT TECHNIQUES
WOODWIND INSTRUMENT TECHNIQUES
BRASS INSTRUMENT TECHNIQUES
PERCUSSION INSTRUMENT TECHNIQUES
Applied Music Requirements 12
INSTRUCTION ON INSTRUMENT OR VOICE
INSTRUCTION ON VOICE OR INSTRUMENT
INSTRUCTION ON VOICE OR INSTRUMENT
INSTRUCTION ON INSTRUMENT OR VOICE
Music Ensemble Requirements–must be repeated12
WIND ENSEMBLE
SYMPHONIC BAND
ORCHESTRA
SYMPHONIC CHOIR
CONCERT CHOIR
Note: string, wind and percussion majors in music education shall participate in one quarter of a major vocal ensemble. Vocal and piano majors in music education shall participate in one quarter of a major instrumental ensemble.
Total Credits132-136

For information on General Education, see Undergraduate Degree .

Student Learning Outcomes—students will

Note:see Education for additional SLOs.

  • demonstrate the ability to teach choral and instrumental music effectively in grades K through 12.