Five Towns College 2018-2020 Catalog 
  
    Jun 20, 2019  
Five Towns College 2018-2020 Catalog

Music Education, Voice/Piano Concentration, Mus.B.


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Music Education Program
Voice/Piano Concentration
Bachelor of Music (Mus.B.)
HEGIS Code: 0832.00     
Inventory of Registered Program Code: 24559

Overview

The Vocal/Piano concentration is designed for students whose major focus is in the choral, general music, music theory, etc. areas. Along with the required courses for all Music Education majors, methods courses for the Vocal/Piano Concentration also include advanced piano classes on accompanying vocal performance groups (Keyboard Methods for the Teacher 1 and Keyboard Methods for the Teacher 2).  Vocal/Piano majors also take an advanced choral methods class designed specifically for them.

*Guitarists choose the option which best suits their eventual goals as music educators.

Voice/Piano Concentration

EDU 320 - Choral Music Education Methods; Credits: 2  
EDU 333 - Keyboard Methods for the Teacher 1; Credits: 2  
EDU 334 - Keyboard Methods for the Teacher 2; Credits: 2  
Total Concentration Credits: 6

Recommended Sequence of Courses

Course Code
Course Name
Credits
 
Semester 1
 
AML 141   Applied Music Lesson 1    2   
ENG 101   English Composition 1    3   
ENS ___   Ensemble Elective (1)    1   
MAT ___   Quantitative Competency Elective    3   
MUS 111   Harmony 1    3   
MUS 121   Sight Singing 1    1   
MUS 123   Ear Training 1    1   
MUS 185   Keyboard Skills 1    1   
SPA 101   Spanish 1    3   
  Total 18
 
Semester 2
 
AML 142   Applied Music Lesson 2    2   
ENG 102   English Composition 2    3   
ENS ___   Ensemble Elective (2)    1   
FRJR __   Freshman Jury    0   
MUE 216   Four-Part Harmony 1    3   
MUS 122   Sight Singing 2    1   
MUS 124   Ear Training 2    1   
MUS 186   Keyboard Skills 2    1   
PSY 101   General Psychology    3   
SPA 102   Spanish 2    3   
  Total 18
 
Semester 3
 
AML 241   Applied Music Lesson 3    2   
ENS ___   Ensemble Elective (2)    1   
MUE 217   Four-Part Harmony 2    3   
MUH 204   World Music    3   
MUH 312   Medieval/Renaissance Era    2   
MUS 221   Sight Singing 3    1   
MUS 223   Ear Training 3    1   
MUS 285   Keyboard Skills 3    1   
SPE ___   Oral Communication Competency Elective    3   
  Total 17
 
Semester 4
 
AML 242   Applied Music Lesson 4    2   
ENS ___   Ensemble Elective (4)   1   
MUE 220   Guitar Methods    1   
MUE 240   Percussion Methods    1   
MUE 250   Upper Strings Methods 1    1   
MUH 314   Baroque/Classical Era    2   
MUS 218   Form and Analysis    3   
MUS 222   Sight Singing 4    1   
MUS 224   Ear Training 4    1   
MUS 261   Computer Music Notation    3   
MUS 286   Keyboard Skills 4    1   
SOJR ____   Sophomore Jury    0   
  Total 17
 
Semester 5
 
AML 341   Applied Music Lesson 5    2   
EDU 331   School and Society    3   
ENS ___   Ensemble Elective (5)    1   
MUE 260   Brass Methods 1    1   
MUE 270   Lower Strings Methods 1    1   
MUH 309   Romantic Era    2   
MUS 314  or MUS 395   Arranging  or  Orchestration 1    2   
MUS 393   Instrumental Conducting    2   
SCI 131   Human Biology    3   
  Total 17
 
Semester 6
 
AML 342   Applied Music Lesson 6    2   
EDU 318   Elementary Music Education Methods    2   
EDU 320   Choral Music Education Methods    2   
EDU 333   Keyboard Methods for the Teacher 1    2   
EDU 451   Health and Learning Disabilities    3   
ENS ___   Ensemble Elective (6)    1   
JRJR __   Junior Jury    0   
MUE 280   Woodwinds Methods 1    1   
MUH 308   20th Century Music    2   
MUS 394   Choral Conducting    2   
  Total 17
 
Semester 7
 
AML 441   Applied Music Lesson 7    2   
EDU 314   Literacy in Schools    3   
EDU 319   Secondary Music Education Methods    2   
EDU 334   Keyboard Methods for the Teacher 2    2   
EDU 420   Teaching Practicum    2   
ENS ___   Ensemble Elective (7)    1   
MUE 400   Content Specialty Test Preparation    2   
SOC 301   Cultural Diversity    3   
SRRE __   Senior Recital    0   
  Total 17
 
Semester 8
 
EDU 421   Student Teaching    12   
  Total 12
 
Total Program
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