Music Technology

Curriculum VPA.MUT.AA (U224A52)

Curriculum offers students an opportunity to acquire specific skills in the diverse field of Music Technology. Curriculum provides a basic foundation in music theory as well as computer music skills. Interested students should pursue a baccalaureate degree in Music Technology. Four-year schools differ in their requirements. Students are advised to select courses that will transfer to the four-year institution of their choice.

Semester One

Credit Hours

 

MUS 101

Electronic Music Production

3

#

MUS 105

Theory of Music I

3

#

MUS 115

Sight-singing & Ear-training I

1

#

MUS 135

Keyboard Musicianship I

1

#

RHT 101

Freshman Rhetoric and Composition I

3

 

 

General education/Social & Behavioral Sciences

3

 

 

 

14

Semester Two

#

MUS 106

Theory of Music II

3

#

MUS 116

Sight-singing & Ear-training II

1

 

MUS 120

Record Production I

3

#

RHT 102

Freshman Rhetoric and Composition II

3

 

 

General education/Mathematics

3

 

 

General education/Social & Behavioral Sciences

3

 

 

 

16

Semester Three

#

MUS 207

Theory of Music III

3

#

MUS 215

Introduction to Music History

3

#

MUS 217

Sight-singing & Ear-training III

1

#

MUS 220

Record Production II

3

 

SPE 101

Principles of Effective Speaking

3

 

 

General education/Physical and Life Sciences

4

 

 

 

17

Semester Four

#

MUS 208

Theory of Music IV

3

#

MUS 218

Sight-singing & Ear-training IV

1

 

 

General education/Humanities & Fine Arts

6

 

 

General education/Physical and Life Sciences

4

 

 

General education/Social & Behavioral Sciences

3

 

 

 

17

Suggested Additional Course Work:

#

MUS 235

Keyboard Musicianship II

1

Applied Music—Major area chosen from:

#

MUS 179

Applied Music—Instrumental or

 

#

MUS 180

Applied Music—Piano or

 

#

MUS 181

Applied Music—Voice

2

Music Ensemble (Chosen from MUS 250◊, MUS 251◊, MUS 252◊, MUS 253◊, MUS 261◊, MUS 262◊, MUS 266◊)

 

#

MUS 211

Arranging and Composition

2

(Select courses that meet the BA requirements of your transfer college.)

General education requirements: AA degree

37-41

Music courses or other electives for AA degree

23-27

See MUS course descriptions.

Chairperson: Dennis McNamara, Ext. 3597