BA in Music Theatre

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
  • Bible Electives (two textual courses) – 6 hours

*Students can take these as 3-hour classes

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

MH 1338 Finite Mathematics or higher – 3 hours

Physical Science

One Course from the Physical Science, Chemistry, or Physics and Lab – 4 hours

Natural Science

One Course from Biology and Lab – 4 hours

Information and Communication Literacy – 21 hours

Composition and Literature

  • EH 1301 English Composition I – 3 hours
  • EH 1302 English Composition II – 3 hours
  • EH 2301 or EH 2303 or EH 2304 – 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

  • FAF 1100 Faulkner Foundations or – 1 hour
  • FAF 2111 Faulkner Foundations Transfer [required if student transfers more than 12 hours] – 1 hour
  • FASL 1090 Exp. in Service Learning I – 0 hour
  • FASL 2090 Exp. in Service Learning II – 0 hour
  • FASL 3090 Exp. in Service Learning III – 0 hour
  • 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

Social Science – choose one of the following courses:

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

Professional Literacy – 61 hours

Music  – 26 hours

  • MU 1111 Private Voice Lessons – 1 hour
  • MU 1112 Private Voice Lessons – 1 hour
  • MU 1151 Sight Singing and Ear Training I – 1 hour
  • MU 1152 Sight Singing and Ear Training II – 1 hour
  • MU 1153 Class Piano I – 1 hour
  • MU 1154 Class Piano II – 1 hour
  • MU 2231 Music Literature – 2 hours
  • MU 2341 Music Theory I – 3 hours
  • MU 2342 Music Theory II – 3 hours
  • MU 3010 Piano Proficiency – 0 hours
  • MU 3211 Private Voice Lessons – 2 hours
  • MU 3212 Private Voice Lessons – 2 hours
  • MU 3301 Theatre History – 3 hours
  • MU 4211 Private Voice Lessons – 2 hours
  • MU 4212 Private Voice Lessons – 2 hours
  • MU 4331 Christian Aesthetics and Philosophies of Fine Arts – 3 hours

Theatre – 35 hours

  • TH 1103 Theatre Workshop Performance – 1 hour
  • TH 2103 Theatre Workshop Performance – 1 hour
  • TH 3103 Theatre Workshop Performance – 1 hour
  • TH 4103 Theatre Workshop Performance – 1 hour
  • TH 2330 Acting I – 3 hours
  • TH 2331 Acting II – 3 hours
  • TH 2340 Technical Theatre I – 3 hours
  • TH 3203 Stage Movement and Choreography I – 2 hours
  • TH 3204 Stage Movement and Choreography II – 2 hours
  • TH 3300 History of American Musical Theatre – 3 hours
  • TH 3301 Theatre History – 3 hours
  • TH 3304 Fundamentals of Makeup – 3 hours
  • TH 3305 Voice and Articulation – 3 hours
  • TH 3330 Acting III – 3 hours
  • TH 4360 Theatre Internship – 3 hours

Total Hours – 135 hours

Note: 48 hours of upper level credits are required for graduation. This number decreases by one hour for each upper level BI course taken for 2-hour credit.