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Music

Requirements for the Minor

A minor in music consists of seven courses.

Two theory courses:

  • MUS 131 - Elementary Theory I
  • MUS 132 - Elementary Theory II (MUS 131 required)

Two history courses selcted from the following:

  • MUS 203 - Music History: Antiquity to Baroque
  • MUS 204 - Music History: Classical to Romantic
  • MUS 205 - Music History: Music Since 1900

Three additional courses are to be selected from the following:

  • MUS 104 - Introduction to World Music and Ethnomusicology
  • MUS 231 - Advance Theory I
  • MUS 232 - Advance Theory II
  • MUS 330 - Counterpoint
  • MUS 331 - Analytical Technique
  • MUS 303 - American Music
  • MUS 304 - Opera
  • MUS 305 - History of Jazz
  • MUS 310 - Music and Gender
  • MUS 311 - Mozart�s Operas
  • MUS 312 - Music in the Romantic Period
  • MUS 313 - Ethnomusicology in Latin America
  • MUS 314 - Music of Asia
  • MUS 327 - Music, Ritual and Early Christianity
  • MUS 328 - The Symphony in Context: History and Development
  • MUS 430 - Orchestration (2 credits)

Up to four semesters of applied music study may also be counted toward the minor. Music minors will also participate in those ensembles for which they are qualified.