Bachelor of Arts in Music (Vocal Performance)

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Total Semester Credit Hours

120 semester credit hours.

Major

78 semester credit hours.

Bachelor of Arts in Music – Performance (120 semester credit hours)

Music Courses (in addition to music core)

MU 4723Seventeenth- and Eighteenth-Century Counterpoint3
Additional courses: Six semester credit hours of a foreign language.6

Performance - Vocal Track

MU 1021Keyboard Musicianship I1
MU 1031Keyboard Musicianship II1
MU 2061Keyboard Musicianship III1
MU 3402Vocal Literature2
MU 3442English, Italian, and Latin Diction2
MU 3452French and German Diction2
MU 3492Vocal Pedagogy2
Applied Music (18 semester credit hours, 10 must be upper level)18
Music Ensembles (10 semester credit hours to include 2 semesters of opera ensemble)10

Bachelor of Arts in Music (Vocal Performance) Program of Study

First Year
FallTCCNSemester Credit Hours
MU 1021Keyboard Musicianship I MUSI 11811
MU 1521Aural Skills I MUSI 1116, MUSI 12161
MU 1523Music Theory I MUSI 1211, MUSI 13113
MU 2092Voice2
Large Choral Ensemble1
UNIV 1231Learning Frameworks: The First Year Experience EDUC 1100, EDUC 1200, EDUC 13001
ENG 1013Composition I ENGL 13013
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-1865 HIST 13013
 Semester Credit Hours 15
SpringTCCN
MU 1031Keyboard Musicianship II MUSI 11821
MU 1531Aural Skills II MUSI 1117, MUSI 12171
MU 1533Music Theory II MUSI 1212, MUSI 13123
MU 2092Voice2
Large Choral Ensemble1
ENG 1023Composition II ENGL 13023
Mathematics Core3
 Semester Credit Hours 14
Second Year
FallTCCN
MU 1112Music and Wellness2
MU 2061Keyboard Musicianship III MUSI 21811
MU 2092Voice2
MU 2521Aural Skills III MUSI 2116, MUSI 22161
MU 2523Music Theory III MUSI 2211, MUSI 23113
Large Choral Ensemble1
GOV 2013U.S. National Government GOVT 23053
Social/Behavioral Science Core3
 Semester Credit Hours 16
SpringTCCN
MU 2092Voice2
MU 2531Aural Skills IV MUSI 2117, MUSI 22171
MU 2533Music Theory IV MUSI 23123
Large Choral Ensemble1
HIST 1023History of the United States, 1865 to the Present HIST 13023
GOV 2023Texas Government GOVT 23063
Elective1
 Semester Credit Hours 14
Third Year
FallTCCN
MU 3313Music History I3
MU 4092Voice2
MU 3492Vocal Pedagogy2
Large Choral Ensemble1
DRAM 2213Performance I DRAM 13513
Foreign Language Elective3
Elective1
 Semester Credit Hours 15
SpringTCCN
MU 3323Music History II3
MU 3402Vocal Literature2
MU 4092
MU 4091
Voice
and Voice
3
Large Choral Ensemble1
Foreign Language Elective3
Life/Physical Science Core3
 Semester Credit Hours 15
Fourth Year
FallTCCN
MU 3442English, Italian, and Latin Diction2
MU 3542Conducting I2
MU 3681Opera Ensemble1
MU 3713 (GP)Music and World Cultures3
MU 4092
MU 4091
Voice
and Voice
3
Large Choral Ensemble1
Life/Physical Science Core3
 Semester Credit Hours 15
SpringTCCN
MU 3452French and German Diction2
MU 3681Opera Ensemble1
MU 3703Women in Music3
MU 4092
MU 4091
Voice
and Voice
3
MU 4723Seventeenth- and Eighteenth-Century Counterpoint3
Large Choral Ensemble1
Language/Phil/Cultural Core3
 Semester Credit Hours 16
 Total Semester Credit Hours:  120

(GP) courses satisfy global perspectives graduation requirement.