Music (MUS.S.AA)

69.0 Credit Hours

The Associate of Arts in Music is designed for students who will be transferring to a four-year institution for further studies upon graduation in music education, music performance, or any baccalaureate program in music. The A.A. curriculum fulfills the requirements of the first two years of a bachelor of music, with special emphasis on public performance. An audition is required upon entering the program and a solo recital is required before graduation. As part of this degree program, students must complete the requirements of the Ohio Transfer Module in order to graduate.

Program Outcomes

  • Identify and describe aural, analytical and compositional techniques used by composers from 900 AD to present time; demonstrate computer literacy with interactive music theory and aural skills software.
  • Perform standard collegiate-level solo and ensemble repertoire
  • Articulate the historical style characteristics of Western European music as they changed from medieval to modern times.
  • Sight-read (on piano), harmonize, transpose, perform in ensembles, improvise and demonstrate piano technique equivalent to established sophomore levels.

Curriculum

COM 2211: Effective Public Speaking View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
ENG 1101: English Composition I View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
ENG 1201: English Composition II View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
MUS 1110: Music Technology for Music Majors View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 1 credit hour
MUS 1111: Music Theory I View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
MUS 1112: Aural Skills I View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 1 credit hour
MUS 1113: Music Theory II View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
MUS 1114: Aural Skills II View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 1 credit hour
MUS 2111: Music Theory III View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
MUS 2112: Aural Skills III View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 1 credit hour
MUS 2113: Music Theory IV View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
MUS 2114: Aural Skills IV View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 1 credit hour
MUS 2117: Survey of Musical Styles I View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
MUS 2118: Survey of Musical Styles II View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
Applied Instrument Elective 8 credit hours
Course Option: {MUS 1115 AND MUS 1116 AND MUS 2115 AND MUS 2116 OR MUS 1119 AND MUS 1119 AND MUS 1119 AND MUS 1119} 4 credit hours
Course Option: {MUS 1131 OR MUS 1143 OR MUS 1145} 4 credit hours
Ohio Transfer Module: Arts & Humanities Elective 6 credit hours
Ohio Transfer Module: Mathematics Elective 3 credit hours
Ohio Transfer Module: Natural & Physical Sciences Elective 6 credit hours
Ohio Transfer Module: Social & Behavioral Sciences Elective 6 credit hours
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