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Bachelor in Music

The Bachelor of Music consists of the SMS followed by eight semesters of dedicated music study and practice. It is made up of all of the Core requirements plus the required specialization electives per semester.

A four-year training program for the serious musician. Areas of emphasis include Church Music Leadership, Music Education, Vocal Performance, and Piano Pedagogy and Performance, and building friendships that last a lifetime.

 

Eligibility

Students must maintain a ‘C’ or higher in all subjects in order to qualify for entrance into the Bachelor of Music degree programs.

Core Requirements

All students are required to take the following classes for any and all of the four years Bachelor of Music degrees.

SUMMER MUSIC SEMINAR
Course Code Course Title Credits
MUEN 111 C/G/K Choir and Ensemble 1
MUEN 121 Bell Ensemble 1
MUWS 111 Mus Writing Skills 1
MUAS 101 Aural Theory 1
MUPS 121 Class Piano 1
MUHS 101 Music History 1
MUPS 111 Individual Lessons 1
Total 7
Year 1
Semester 1
Course Code Course Title Credits
MUEN 112 C/G/K Choir and Ensemble 1
MUEN 122 Bell Ensemble 1
MUWS 112 Mus Writing Skills I 3
MUAS 102 Aural Theory I 2
MUPS 122 Class Piano I 1
MUHS 102 Mus History I 3
MUPS 112 Individual Lessons 1
MUEW 101 English Composition 3
MUPE 101 Fitness – Aerobics 1
Total 16
Year 1
Semester II
Course Code Course Title Credits
MUEN 113 C/G/K Choir and Ensemble 1
MUEN 123 Bell Ensemble 1
MUWS 113 Mus Writing Skills II 3
MUAS 103 Aural Theory II 2
MUPS 123 Class Piano II 1
MUHS 103 Mus History II 3
MUPS 113 Individual Lessons 1
MUVO 111 English Composition 2
MUPE 102 Fitness – Aerobics 1
Total 15
Year 2
Semester III
Course Code Course Title Credits
MUEN 214 C/G/K Choir and Ensemble 1
MUEN 224 Bell Ensemble 1
MUWS 214 Mus Writing Skills III 3
MUAS 204 Aural Theory III 2
MUHS 204 Music History III 3
MUPS 214 Individual Lessons 3
MUPE 203 Fitness – HIIT 1
Total 12
Year 2
Semester IV
Course Code Course Title Credits
MUEN 215 C/G/K Choir and Ensemble 1
MUEN 225 Bell Ensemble 1
MUWS 215 Mus Writing Skills IV 3
MUAS 205 Aural Theory IV 2
MUHS 205 Mus History IV 3
MUPS 215 Individual Lessons 1
MUPE 204 Fitness – Strongperson 1
Total 15
Year 3
Semester V
Course Code Course Title Credits
MUEN 316 C/G/K Choir and Ensemble 1
MUEN 326 Bell Ensemble 1
MUSP 301 Speech and Communication 3
MUWS 321 Song Writing 3
MUCD 331 Conducting 2
MUPS 316 Individual Lessons 1
MUPE 305 Fitness – Performance Movement 1
Total 12
Year 3
Semester VI
Course Code Course Title Credits
MUEN 317 C/G/K Choir and Ensemble 1
MUEN 327 Bell Ensemble 1
MUED 332 Introduction to Music Education 3
MUED 332 Education Psychology 3
MUTC 301 Music Production 2
MUPS 316 Individual Lessons 1
MUPR 301 Introduction to Music Technology 1
MUPE 306 Fitness – Long-Term Health 1
Total 13
Year 4
Semester VII
Course Code Course Title Credits
MUEN 418 C/G/K Choir and Ensemble 1
MUWS 421 Orchestration 3
MUWS 431 Form and Analysis 3
MUWS 441 Counterpoint 3
MUPS 418 Individual Lessons 2
Total 11
Year 4
Semester VIII
Course Code Course Title Credits
MUEN 419 C/G/K Choir and Ensemble 1
MUWS 451 Choral Arranging 2
MUWS 461 20th Century Techniques 3
MC 472 Advanced Conducting 2
MC 422 Senior Recital 1
MUPS 419 Individual Lessons 1
Total 10

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