B.M. Music Education and Performance: Instrument

B.M. Music Performance and Education: Instrument
Plan Code #M147

Music Theory and Aural Activities
Minimum of C- required for MTC 112, 113, 114, 115
MTC 112 Music Theory I (3 cr.)
MTC 114 Aural Activities I (2 cr.)
MTC 113 Music Theory II (3 cr.)
MTC 115 Aural Activities II (2 cr.)
MTC 212 Music Theory III (3 cr.)
MTC 214 Aural Activities III (2 cr.)
MTC 213 Music Theory IV (3 cr.)
MTC 214 Aural Activities IV (2 cr.)

Music Composition (3 cr. each)
MTC 341 Orchestration
MTC 344 16th Century Counterpoint (fall only)

Music History (3 cr. each)
Minimum of C- required for MHL 210, 211
MHL 210 Music History I
MHL 211 Music History II
MHL 212 Music History III (Interdisciplinary)

Major Lessons (3 cr. each)
_____ 141
_____ 142
_____ 241
_____ 242
_____ 341
_____ 342
_____ 441
_____ 442

Minor Lessons (1 cr. each)
_____ 101 _____ 102 _____201 _____ 202

Major Band/Orchestra Ensembles (0.5 cr. each)
8 semesters required; repeatable
AEB 311 Marching Band (1 cr.)
(2 sem. required except strings/double reeds)
AEB 321 Concert Band
AEB 331 Symphonic Band
AEB 341 Wind Ensemble
AEO 341 Symphony Orchestra
AES 131 Guitar Ensemble (Guitar only)

Small Ensembles (0.5 cr. each)
4 courses required; repeatable
AES 111 Brass Ensemble
AES 121 Percussion Ensemble
AES 131 String Ensemble
AES 141 Woodwind Ensemble
AES 151 Jazz Ensemble I- Crites/Statesmen
AES 152 Jazz Ensemble II (Combo)
AES 153 Latin Jazz Ensemble

Major Choral Ensembles (0.5 cr. each)
3 courses required; repeatable
CHO 211 Men’s Chorus
CHO 212 Women’s Chorus
CHO 311 Mastersingers
CHO 312 Cantari Donne
CHO 412 Concert Choir

Piano (May complete requirement via competency exam)
PIA 191 Piano Class I (0.5 cr.)
PIA 192 Piano Class II (0.5 cr.)
PIA 291 Piano Class III (1 cr.)
PIA 292 Piano Class IV (1 cr.)

Major Literature (2 courses required; 1 cr. each)
ALC 312-314 Brass Literature I-III
ALC 322-324 Guitar Literature I-III
ALC 332-334 String Literature
ALC 342-344 Woodwind Literature I-III
ALC 352-354 Percussion Literature I-III

Voice
VOI 191 Voice Class I (0.5 cr.)
VOI 192 Voice Class II (0.5 cr.)
VOI 291 Voice Class III (1 cr.)

Instrument Courses (0.5 cr. each)
ABC 191 Trumpet
ABC 192 French Horn or ABC 193 Trombone
APC 191 Percussion – Non Pitched
APC 192 Percussion – Pitched
ASC 191 Violin/Viola (1 cr.)
ASC 194 Cello or ASC 195 Bass or ASC 196 Guitar
AWC 191 Single Reed
AWC 192 Flute/Recorder
AWC 193 Double Reed

Music Education Courses
MUE 201 Music Education Seminar (0.5 cr.)
MUE 220 Teaching Music to Special Learners (2 cr.)
EDA 103 Foundations of Special Ed (3 cr.)
EDP 250 Educational Psychology (3 cr.)
EDR 345 or 347 Lit. Dev. & Students w/ Disabilities (3 cr.)
LAN/ENG 382 Teaching English Language Learners (3 cr.)
MUE 331 Methods & Materials I Writing Emphasis (3 cr.)
MUE 332 Methods & Materials II Writing Emphasis (3 cr.)
MUE 333 Instrumental Methods (2 cr.)
MUE 431 Student Teaching I (6 cr.)
MUE 432 Student Teaching II (6 cr.)

Elementary Band/Orchestra (0.5 cr. each)
AEB 101 Elementary Band
AEO 101 Elementary Orchestra (pre-req=ASC191)

Conducting (2 cr. each)
AIC 311 Instrumental Conducting I
AIC 312 Instrumental Conducting II

Jazz Techniques (0.5 cr.)
AJZ 365 Jazz Techniques

General Education Curriculum
You must complete all general education curriculum as prescribed.

Studio Hour
Thursdays at 11:00am

Recital Attendance
6 semesters of Recital Attendance: 2 Faculty Recitals, 2 Ensemble Recitals, 2 Student Recitals, and 2 recitals of your choice. Each requirement must be completed within a semester, so you cannot carry over recitals attended across semesters, but you can complete more than one requirement within a semester. Recital Attendance is tracked in your Degree Progress Report on myWCU as RECATT Milestones.

Certification Exams and Requirements
Clearances – complete each summer
PAPA
Professional Qualifying Test
2.8 GPA (upon entering Methods)
Formal Admission to Teacher Education (FATE)
School of Music Education Application
Praxis II – Fundamental Subjects
Praxis II – Music Content

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