Major Requirements - Music

These requirements will apply to students enrolling at AU in the 2017-2018 academic year. Current students can find the requirements that apply to them by consulting the relevant academic catalog.

Bachelor of Arts in Music: 51 semester hours
Applied Music: 7 semester hours
MUS1070 Recital Attendance (0) (P/F for all semesters enrolled)
MUS2400 Musicianship I (4)
MUS2610 Musicianship II (4)
MUS2620 Musicianship III (4)
MUS2630 Musicianship IV (4)
MUS3400 Conducting (2)
MUS3410 Music History I (4)
MUS3450 Music History II (4)
MUS3510 Music History III (4)
MUS4400 Audio Recording and the Business of Music (2)
MUS4100/4300 Vocal/Keyboard Pedagogy (2)
MUS4990 Recital/Senior Capstone (1)

8 semester hours of Ensemble (1 each)
Ensemble must be approved by Music Department faculty.

Pianists must take one semester of Choral Ensemble and MUS2300 Accompanying (1).

Vocalists must take two semesters of Applied Piano Study (.5 hours each) or placement by instructor permission.

Recommended Electives:
MUS1400 World Music (4)
MUS2100 Diction for Singers I (2)
MUS2110 Diction for Singers II (2)
MUS3130 Vocal Literature (2)
MUS3330 Keyboard Literature (2)
MUS3500 Applied Conducting (1)