BME in Choral Music Education

Degree Plan

Christian Literacy – 20 hours

  • BI 1211 Life of Christ* – 2 hours
  • BI 1214 Book of Acts* – 2 hours
  • BI 2202 Pentateuch * – 2 hours
  • BI 2203 Conquest through the Divided Kingdom – 2 hours
  • BI 3311 Marriage and Family – 3 hours
  • BI 4311 Christian Cultural Heritage – 3 hours

*Students can take these as 3-hour classes if they so choose.

Electives – choose two of the following:

  • BI 3XXX – 3 hours
  • BI 3XXX – 3 hours
  • BI 4XXX – 3 hours
  • BI 4XXX – 3 hours

Cultural Heritage Literacy – 12 hours

  • HU 1310 Western Cultural Heritage I* – 3 hours
  • HU 1320 Western Cultural Heritage II* – 3 hours
  • HU 2310 Western Cultural Heritage III* – 3 hours
  • HY 2320 American Cultural Heritage* – 3 hours

*Transfer options available to students who will not graduate from Faulkner.

Mathematical and Scientific Literacy – 11 hours

Mathematics – choose one of the following:

  • MH 1338 Finite Mathematics – 3 hours
  • MH 1340 Pre-calculus Algebra – 3 hours
  • MH 1341 Business calculus – 3 hours
  • MH 1451 Calculus I – 3 hours

Physical Science – choose one of the following courses and its associated lab:

  • CHM 1300 Chemistry and Society – 3 hours
  • CHM 1100 Chemistry and Society Lab – 1 hour
  • CHM 1311 General Chemistry I – 3 hours
  • CHM 111 General Chemistry I Lab – 1 hour
  • CHM 1312 General Chemistry II – 3 hours
  • CHM 1112 General Chemistry II Lab – 1 hour
  • PHY 1304 Prin. of Physical Science I – 3 hours
  • PHY 1104 Prin. Physical Science I Lab – 1 hour
  • PHY 1305 Prin. Physical Science II – 3 hours
  • PHY 1105 Prin. Physical Science II Lab – 1 hour

Natural Science – choose one of the following courses and its associated lab:

  • BIO 1300 Perspectives in Biology – 3 hours
  • BIO 1100 Perspectives in Biology Lab – 1 hour
  • BIO 1301 Principles of Biology I – 3 hours
  • BIO 1101 Principles of Biology I Lab – 1 hour
  • BIO 1302 Principles of Biology II – 3 hours
  • BIO 1102 Principles of Biology II Lab – 1 hour
  • BIO 2320 Man & His Environment – 3 hours
  • BIO 2120 Man & His Environment Lab – 1 hour

Information and Communication Literacy – 21 hours

English Composition

  • EH 1301 English Composition I – 3 hours
  • EH 1302 English Composition II – 3 hours

Literature – choose all of the following:

  • EH 2301 Survey English Literature I – 3 hours
  • EH 2303 Survey American Literature I – 3 hours
  • EH 2304 Survey American Literature II – 3 hours

Communication

EH 1303 Speech Communication – 3 hours

Technology – choose one of the following:

  • CA 1302 Computer Applications – 3 hours
  • CS 1305 Computer Programming I – 3 hours
  • CSIS 1301 Intro to Computer & Information Science – 3 hours
  • CSIS 1305 Computer Programming I – 3 hours
  • ED 2325 Technology in the Classroom – 3 hours

Foreign Language: 6 hours in a given foreign language

Personal and Social Literacy – 10 hours

Personal

  • FAFE 1100 Freshmen Experience or – 1 hour
  • FATE 2111 Transfer Experience – 1 hour [required if student transfers more than 12 hours]
  • FASL 1090 Exp. in Service Learning I – 0 hours
  • FASL 2090 Exp. in Service Learning II – 0 hours
  • FASL 3090 Exp. in Service Learning III – 0 hours
  • FASL 4190 Exp. in Service Learning IV Capstone – 1 hour
  • PE 1300 Lifetime Fitness – 3 hours
  • PE Activity – two one-hour activity courses – 1 hour
  • PE Activity – 1 hour

Social Science – choose one of the following courses:

  • BA 2303 Macroeconomics – 3 hours
  • CJ 1300 Intro to Criminal Justice – 3 hours
  • COU 2320 Intro to Counseling – 3 hours
  • CSIS 2315 Computers, Ethics, and Society – 3 hours
  • INF 2315 Information, Ethics, and Society – 3 hours
  • PS 2308 Intro to American Constitutional Gov – 3 hours
  • PY 1310 Intro Psychology – 3 hours
  • SY 2328 Intro to Sociology – 3 hours

Professional Literacy – 93 hours

Core Music Courses – 27 hours

  • MU 2341 Music Theory I – 3 hours
  • MU 2342 Music Theory II – 3 hours
  • MU 3341 Music Theory III – 3 hours
  • MU 3342 Music Theory IV – 3 hours
  • MU 1151 Sight Singing & Ear Training I – 1 hour
  • MU 1152 Sight Singing & Ear Training II – 1 hour
  • MU 2151 Sight Singing & Ear Training III – 1 hour
  • MU 2152 Sight Singing & Ear Training IV – 1 hour
  • MU 2231 Music Literature – 2 hours
  • MU 3331 Music History I – 3 hours
  • MU 3332 Music History II – 3 hours
  • MU 3351 Choral Conducting – 3 hours

Keyboard Proficiency – 2 hours

  • MU 1153 Class Piano I – 1 hour
  • MU 1154 Class Piano II – 1 hour
  • MU 3010 Piano Proficiency Exam – 0 hours

Methods Courses – 9 hours

  • MU 3373 Vocal Pedagogy – 3 hours
  • MU 4327 Choral Materials & Methods – 3 hours
  • MU 4329 Elementary Materials & Methods – 3 hours

Additional Courses – 4 hours

  • MU 2223 Intro to Strings/Winds/Brass/Percussion – 2 hours
  • MU 3243 Orchestration & Arranging – 2 hours

Performance Study – 8 hours

  • MU 11XX Private Applied Lesson – 1 hour
  • MU 11XX Private Applied Lesson – 1 hour
  • MU 21XX Private Applied Lesson – 1 hour
  • MU 21XX Private Applied Lesson – 1 hour
  • MU 32XX Private Applied Lesson – 2 hours
  • MU 32XX Private Applied Lesson – 2 hours
  • MU 42XX Private Applied Lesson – 2 hours
  • MU 4010 Senior Recital – 0 hours

Ensemble – 7 hours

  • MU 11XX Chorus, Singers – 1 hour
  • MU 11XX Chorus, Singers – 1 hour
  • MU 21XX Chorus, Singers – 1 hour
  • MU 21XX Chorus, Singers – 1 hour
  • MU 31XX Chorus, Singers – 1 hour
  • MU 31XX Chorus, Singers – 1 hour
  • MU 41XX Chorus, Singers – 1 hour

Education Requirements – 36 hours

  • *ED 2320 Intro to Education – 3 hours
  • *ED 2322 Foundations of Education – 3 hours
  • *ED 2325 Technology in Classroom – 3 hours
  •  ED 3316 Reading in Content – 3 hours
  • *ED 3340 Exceptional Learner – 3 hours
  • ED 4320 Assessment in Education – 3 hours
  • ED 4348 Classroom Management – 3 hours
  • ED 4350 Seminar in Education – 3 hours
  • *PY 3380 Psychology of Learning – 3 hours

*Up to five professional studies courses may be taken prior to admission to TEP. Each of these is indicated with an asterisk.

Internship

ED 4998 P-12 Internship – 9 hours

Total Hours – 147 hours