BME with Certification in Instrumental Music - Min. 124 Hours

Students pursuing the Bachelor of Music Education degree may prepare to teach both Instrumental and Vocal music by completing the following endorsement.

Vocal/Choral Endorsement. In addition to the course work required for the instrumental emphasis:

Applied Voice (4) - May include MU241 Diction for Singers (3)

Choir (2) Minimum of two semesters

MU314   Advanced Choral Conducting (2)

MU316   Choral Techniques (2)

MU324   Choral Literature (2)

MU337   Choral Arranging (2)

 

Common Core: See Common Core requirements

Tier Two: Additional General Education Requirements (11 Hours)

Psychology: Must take the following:

PY210   Educational Psychology (3)

PY223   Developmental Psychology (3)

PY342   Psychology of the Exceptional Child (2)

Count PY343 Practicum for PY342 (1) as part of the Professional Education Core below.

8 hours

Humanities, Fine Arts (not to include Music) or Social Science:

3 hours

Music Major Requirements (61 Hours)

Music Academic Core Requirements (28 Hours)

MU107   The Theory and Practice of Music I (3)

MU108   The Theory and Practice of Music II (3)

MU117   Aural Skills I (1)

MU118   Aural Skills II (1)

MU150   Introduction to Western Music (2)

MU207   The Theory and Practice of Music III (3)

MU217   Aural Skills III (1)

MU321   Music History I (3)

MU322   Music History II (3)

MU335   Instrumentation (2)

MU365   Form and Analysis (2)

MU423   American Music (2) (Capstone)

MU471   Composition I (2) (Capstone)

Principal Applied (14 Hours)

Applied Lessons (13)

 

MU492   Senior Recital (1) (Capstone)

Secondary Applied (4 Hours)

MU131   Piano (1) OR MLP_Applied Piano (1)

MU132   Piano (1) OR MLP_ Applied Piano (1)

Applied Guitar (1) OR Applied Piano (1)

Applied Guitar (1) OR Applied Piano (1)

Techniques and Pedagogy (11 hours)

MU122   String Class (1)

MU124   Percussion Class (1)

MU127   Trumpet Class (1)

MU128   Clarinet Class (1)

MU129   Guitar Techniques (1)

MU214   Basic Conducting (2)

MU223   Woodwind Techniques (1)

MU225   Brass Techniques (1)

MU317   Advanced Conducting—Instrumental (2)

Ensemble (4 hours): Must be enrolled in and successfully participate in a major ensemble (0.5 hour) each semester of full-time attendance

Major Ensemble (4 one half-hour each semester)

Professional Education Requirements (18 Hours)

ED101   Introduction to Teaching (2)

ED102   Introduction to Teaching Practicum (1)

ED369MU Elementary School Music Methods (2)

ED370MU The Teaching of Music in High School (3)

ED462   Supervised Student Teaching (Capstone; 1 of 4 required) (8)

ED471   Teaching Reading in the Secondary School (2)

PY343   Psychology of the Exceptional Child Practicum (1): (Take concurrently with PY342, which is counted as part of the Additional General Education requirements counted above.)

Electives (To Complete Min. 124 Hours)

 
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