Minor in Music

A minimum of 18 hours in musical courses is required for a minor, of which 6 must be upper-division courses. The following courses are recommended, but alternatives may be chosen by students demonstrating adequate preparation for more advanced study. Any such substitutions must have departmental approval.

Courses

  • MU 1151 Sight Singing & Ear Training I – 1 hour
    • MU 2341 co-requisite
  • MU 1152 Sight Singing & Ear Training II – 1 hour
    • MU 1151 pre-requisite
    • MU 2342 co-requisite
  • MU 2231 Music Literature
    • Ideally, MU 1151 and MU 1152 pre-requisite
    • but at least MU 1151 co-requisite
  • MU 2341 Music Theory I – 3 hours
    • MU 1151 co-requisite
  • MU 2342 Music Theory II – 3 hours
    • MU 2341 pre-requisite
    • MU 1152 co-requisite
  • MU 11XX Private Applied Lesson – 1 hour
  • MU 11XX Private Applied Lesson – 1 hour

Choose two of the following additional courses

  • MU 3331 Music History I – 3 hours
    • MU 2331 pre-requisite
  • MU 3332 Music History II – 3 hours
    • MU 3331 pre-requisite
  • MU 3341 Music Theory III – 3 hours
    • MU 2342 pre-requisite
  • MU 3351 Choral Conducting – 3 hours
    • MU 2342 pre-requisite and permission of instructor
  • MU 3352 Instrumental Conducting – 3 hours
    • MU 2342 pre-requisite and permission of instructor

Choose two of the following ensemble courses

Registering for each of the courses requires the permission of the director. These courses may or may not be taken for credit.

  • MU 1060 University Chorus – 0 hours
  • MU 1061 University Chorus – 1 hour
  • MU 2060 University Chorus – 0 hours
  • MU 2161 University Chorus – 1 hour
  • MU 1064 Faulkner Singers – 0 hours
  • MU 1065 Faulkner Singers – 0 hours
  • MU 1164 Faulkner Singers – 1 hour
  • MU 1165 Faulkner Singers – 0 hours
  • MU 1084 University Band – 0 hours
  • MU 1184 University Band – 1 hour
  • MU 1085 University Band – 0 hours
  • MU 1185 University Band – 1 hour
  • MU 1082 Jazz Ensemble – 0 hours
  • MU 1182 Jazz Ensemble – 1 hour
  • MU 1083 Jazz Ensemble – 0 hours
  • MU 1183 Jazz Ensemble – 1 hour