Music - A.A.

PROGRAM INFORMATION: The two-year curriculum in music leads to an Associate in Arts Degree and helps prepare the graduate to pursue a degree in music at an institution of higher education. Students should consult with their Advisor regarding the field-of-study curriculum. If a student elects not to follow the recommended sequence, a counselor will help the student select courses needed to reach his or her educational goals.

Freshman Year

Fall

ENGL 1301Composition I

3

HIST 1301United States History I

3

OR

HIST 2301Texas History

3

MUSI 1211Music Theory I

2

MUSI 1216Sight-Singing & Ear Training I

2

Approved Math

3

Applied Concentration

2

MUSI 1181Piano Class I

1

Ensemble

1

Total Credit Hours:17

MUSI 1211: All incoming music majors must meet with a music Advisor and take a theory placement test before registering for classes.

Spring

ENGL 1302Composition II

3

OR

ENGL 2311Technical And Business Writing

3

HIST 1302United States History II

3

OR

HIST 2301Texas History

3

MUSI 1212Music Theory II

2

MUSI 1217Sight-Singing & Ear Training II

2

Applied Concentration

2

MUSI 1182Piano Class II

1

Ensemble

1

Total Credit Hours:14

Sophomore Year

Fall

GOVT 2305Federal Government

3

MUSI 2211Music Theory III

2

MUSI 2216Sight-Singing & Ear Training III

2

Applied Concentration

2

MUSI 2181Piano Class III

1

Ensemble

1

MUSI 1307Music Literature

3

Total Credit Hours:14

Spring

GOVT 2306Texas Government

3

MUSI 2212Music Theory IV

2

MUSI 2217Sight-Singing & Ear Training IV

2

Applied Concentration

2

MUSI 2182Piano Class IV

1

Ensemble

1

Approved Life / Physical Sciences

4

Total Credit Hours:15

**All music majors are required to enroll in MUSI 100R each semester.

Marching Band may be substituted for KINE requirements.