Office of the Registrar
School of Music (2012/2013)
5 Bachelor of Music Degree Regulations

Important Notice

Students admitted into the Bachelor of Music Degree program to begin study as of September 2012 shall be governed by the following Regulations. Students admitted or readmitted into the Bachelor of Music prior to September 2012 will normally complete the requirements of the degree as in effect at the time of their admission/readmission. For further information see Transition to New Bachelor of Music Degree Program, Table 1 Substitutions for Music Courses Required under Previous Regulations, and Table 2 Substitution of Former Courses For Courses in This Calendar.

  1. Students admitted to the Bachelor of Music program may register for a maximum of 17 credit hours per semester without written permission from the Dean.

  2. A student may not repeat for credit a Principal Applied Study course that s/he has already successfully completed, unless the student has the written permission of the Dean.

  3. Active participation in School of Music ensembles is an integral part of a music student's education. One must be present at rehearsals and performances to have participated in the learning experience. Furthermore, the success of the ensemble as a whole is dependent upon the regular attendance and participation of all of its members. Accordingly, attendance will be required in the following courses: Music 2611-2620, Music 263A/B, Music 265A/B, Music 3500, and Music 3511-3518.

  4. The following Music courses may not be counted toward the Bachelor of Music degree: Music 1116, 1120, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014.

5.1 Transition to New Bachelor of Music Degree Program
  1. Students admitted or readmitted to the School of Music for Fall 2012 will follow the Bachelor of Music Degree Regulations in this Calendar.

  2. Students admitted or readmitted to the School of Music before Fall 2012:

    1. Will normally follow the Calendar in effect at the time they were admitted or readmitted. However, not all courses from the previous Calendars will be offered after the 2011-12 academic year. Table 1 Substitutions for Music Courses Required Under Previous Regulations lists the courses that students following the regulations of an earlier Calendar may substitute for required courses that are no longer offered.

    2. May substitute up to 6 credit hours of electives from disciplines other than Music and Music Education for courses in a language or languages other than English under the Music History and Literature Major.

  3. Notwithstanding clause 2. above, students admitted or readmitted to the School of Music before Fall 2012 may elect to follow the regulations in this Calendar. Table 2 Substitution of Former Courses For Courses in This Calendar lists the former courses that may be substituted for courses required under this Calendar which were not offered before Fall 2012.

    Table 1 Substitutions for Music Courses Required Under Previous Regulations

    Under Previous Calendar

    Substitution

    • Music History
    • 1002
    • 1003
    • 2002 (will not be offered after the 2012-2013 academic year)
    • 2003 (will not be offered after the 2012-2013 academic year)
    • Musicologies
    • 1005
    • 2005
    • 2006
    • 3009
    • Keyboard Harmony
    • 1127
    • 1128
    • 1137
    • 1138
    • Functional Keyboard
    • 2401
    • 2402
    • 2411
    • 2412
    • For Students in the Conjoint Major
    • 2127
    • 2128
    • 2137
    • 2138
    • For Students in the Conjoint Major
    • 3401
    • 3402
    • 3411
    • 3412
    • For Students in Majors Other Than Conjoint
    • 2127 plus 2128
    • 2137 plus 2138
    • For Students in Majors Other Than Conjoint
    • 3401 plus 3402 or 1 credit hour Music elective
    • 3411 plus 3412 or 1 credit hour Music elective
    • Aural Skills
    • 3117
    • Aural Skills
    • One credit hour Music elective
    • Instrumental Conducting
    • 3311, 3312, 3313 and 3314
    • 3315 and 3316 (3316 will not be offered after the 2012-2013 academic year)
    • Instrumental Conducting
    • 3321
    • 3316 or 3322 (3316 will not be offered after the 2012-2013 academic year)
    Table 2 Substitution of Former Courses For Courses in This Calendar

    Under Current Calendar

    Substitution

    • Musicologies
    • 1005
    • 2005
    • 2006
    • 3009
    • For Students in the Musicologies Major
    • 1006
    • For Students in all other Majors
    • 1006
    • Music History
    • 1002
    • 1003
    • 2002
    • 2003
    • For Students in the Musicologies Major
    • 4094
    • For Students in all other Majors
    • 3 credit hours from 3014-3019, 4094
    • Music Theory and Composition
    • 3105
    • Music Theory and Composition
    • 3107 (will not be offered after the 2012-2013 academic year)
    • Music Technology - For students who have completed Music 1108 before Fall 2012
    • 1700
    • Music Technology - For students who have completed Music 1108 before Fall 2012
    • 1 credit hour Music elective beyond 1000 level
    • Functional Keyboard
    • 2401
    • 2402
    • 2411
    • 2412
    • 3401
    • 3402
    • 3411
    • 3412
    • Keyboard Harmony
    • 1127
    • 1128
    • 1137
    • 1138
    • 2127
    • 2128
    • 2137
    • 2138
    • Instrumental Conducting
    • 3321
    • 3322
    • Instrumental Conducting
    • 3311, 3312, 3313 and 3314
    • 3316 plus 2 credit hours Music electives
    • Career skills for Musicians for students who have completed 3703
    • Music 3704
    • Career skills for Musicians for students who have completed 3703
    • Music 3703 plus 2 credit hours Music elective beyond 1000 level
    • Vocal Pedagogy
    • 3764
    • Vocal Pedagogy
    • 3762 and 3763