Music Minor

Minor - Music

College of Visual & Perf Arts

Degree Specific Credits: 27

Required Cumulative GPA: 2.75

Catalog Year: 2017-2018

Note: Electives are to allow for emphasis in a particular area of Music study and must include course work at the upper-division level.

Upper-division course work normally requires a pre-requisite. Please see the University general catalog for details.

Consent of instructor will be required if all prerequisites have not been met.

To receive an academic minor in Music the student Must earn at least 27 credits to include the following:

MUSI 202LIntro to Music Literature3
MUSI 195Applied Study I2
Select 2 credits from the following:2
Choir (Choral Ensembles)
Orchestra: UMSO
Marching: Grizzly Marchng Band
Choir (Concert Bands)
Opera Theatre I (Opera Theater)
Jazz Ensemble I: UM Jazz Bands (UM Jazz Bands)
Chamber Ensembles I
and Applied Study I
MUSI 105Music Theory I2
MUSI 106Music Theory II2
MUSI 140Aural Perception I2
MUSI 141Aural Perception II2
Music electives approved in advance by the School of Music, Director12
Total Hours27

Summary

Required for a Minor in Music11
Minor in Music Elective Options12
Performance
Theory
Music Theory
Composition
Technology
Total Hours23

Required for a Minor in Music

Rule: All courses required

Note: MUSI 108A-MUSI 114A, MUSI 162A (guitar principals only), MUSI 191 (piano principals only). Ensembles for one credit each semester for a total of 2 credits each year.

Ensembles must be taken concurrently with MUSI 195. MUSI 195 1 credit each semester for a total of 2 credits for the year. Music electives approved by Director of the School 12 credits. See elective options.

MUSI 105Music Theory I2
MUSI 106Music Theory II2
MUSI 140Aural Perception I2
MUSI 141Aural Perception II2
MUSI 202LIntro to Music Literature3
Total Hours11

Minimum Required Grade: C-


Minor in Music Elective Options - Performance

Rule: All courses required

Note:

Minimum Required Grade: C-

12 Total Credits Required


Minor in Music Elective Options - Theory

Rule: All courses required

Note: MUSI 356-MUSI 357 for 4 credits, 3 crs + 1 cr. elective

MUSI 205Music Theory III2
MUSI 206Music Theory IV2
MUSI 240Aural Perception III2
MUSI 241Aural Perception IV2
Select one of the following:4
Form & Analysis I
and Form & Analysis II
plus one credit elective
Total Hours12

Minimum Required Grade: C-


Minor in Music Elective Options - Music History

Rule: All courses required

Note:

  • MUSI 415-MUSI 417 Courses for 6 credits and Theory or Literature electives for 3 credits.
  • Although worth 4 crs., MUSI 205-MUSI 206 is strongly recommended to fulfill the Theory/Literature electives.
MUSI 301HMusic History I3
Select 6 credits from the following:6
Music 20th Century to Present
Topics in Music History
Cultural Studies in Music
Theory or Literature electives (MUSI 205-MUSI 206 strongly recommended)3
Total Hours12

Minimum Required Grade: C-


Minor in Music Elective Options - Composition

Rule: All courses required

Note:

  • MUSI 180 1 credit each semester for a total of 2 credits each year for total of 4 credits,
  • MUSI 280 1 credit each semester for a total of 2 credits each year for total of 4 credits.
MUSI 135AKeyboard Skills I1
MUSI 180Composition I (1 credit each semester for a total of 2 credits each year for total of 4 credits)4
MUSI 207HWorld Music (equiv to 307)3
MUSI 280Composition II (1 credit each semester for a total of 2 credits each year for total of 4 credits)4
Total Hours12

Minimum Required Grade: C-


Minor in Music Elective Options - Technology

Rule: All courses required

Note: Music Technology

MUST 110Digital Audio & Multitracking2
MUST 210Sequencng, Synthesis, Sampling2
MUST 310Interactivity Digitl Sgnl Proc2
MUST 227AMtn Electroacoustc Lptp Ens I1
MUSI 207HWorld Music (equiv to 307)3
MUST 410Computer Music Programming2
Total Hours12

Minimum Required Grade: C-