University of Vermont

Music Education Checksheet

University Requirement
Diversity Courses1
Refer to approved courses that meet (D1) Race and Racism in the U.S. and (D2) Human and Societal Diversity in catalogue.
Crs
D1 (Recommend MU 005 D1:Intro to Jazz History) 3
D2 (EDSP 005) --
Writing and Information Literacy Crs
ENGS 001 or TAP course or ENGS 050 3
Total Credits  
General Education
Humanities Crs
(ASL 001, Foreign Lang., PHIL or REL) 3
Math Crs
(CS, MATH or STAT) 3
Science Crs
(ASTR, BIOL, CHEM, ENSC, ENVS, GEOL, NFS 043, PBIO, PHYS) 3
Social Science Crs
(ANTH, EC, GEOG, HST, POLS, PSYC, SOC) 3
Total Credits  
Professional Requirements
Professional Education Crs
HDFS 005: Human Development (Fall only) 3
EDSP 005: D2:Issues Affecting Persons w/ Disabilities1 3
EDFS 203 Soc, Hist and Phil Foundations of Education 2 3
PRAXIS I / Core Requirement Fulfilled ___Yes ___No
Music Education Crs
MU 076 Brass Techniques 2
MU 077 Strings Techniques 2
MU 078 Woodwind Techniques 2
MU 079 Percussion Techniques 2
MU 080 Vocal Techniques 2
MU 085 Introduction to Music Education 3
MU 181 Conducting 3
MU 270 General Music Methods 3
MU 271 General Music Practicum 1
MU 272 Choral Music Methods 2
MU 273 Choral Music Practicum 1
MU 274 Instrumental Music Methods 2
MU 275 Instrumental Music Practicum 1
MU 281 Advanced Conducting 3
MU 290 Teaching Internship 12
Total Credits  
Music Coursework
Basic Musicianship Crs
MU 060 Intro to Music Technology 3
MU 111 Music History and Literature I 3
MU 112 Music History and Literature II 3
MU 159 Theory/Practice of Jazz Improv I 3
MU 109 Harmony and Form I 3
MU 054 Harmony and Form Lab I 1
MU 110 Harmony and Form II 3
MU 056 Harmony and Form Lab II 1
MU 209 Harmony and Form III 3
MU 154 Harmony and Form Lab III 1
MU 210 Harmony and Form IV 3
MU 156 Harmony and Form Lab IV 1
Performance Crs
Piano Proficiency Exam3
MU 041 Piano Proficiency I 1
MU 042 Piano Proficiency II 1
MU 043 Piano Proficiency III 1
Level II Exam (must pass to study at 100 level)
MU 134 Principal Instrument Applied Lessons 8
Level III Exam (taken at end of 4th semester of study)
MU 234 Principal Instrument Applied Lessons 5
MU 250 Principal Instrument Senior Recital 1
MU 034 Secondary Instrument Applied Lessons 4
Total Credits  
Ensembles4 All students take MU 222; 5 crs. of Large Ensembles (courses may be repeated); and 1 cr. of Small Ensembles. Crs
MU 222 Concert Choir 1
Large Ensembles--select five courses 5
MU 119 Jazz Vocal Ensemble
MU 121 Concert Band
MU 123 University Orchestra
MU 124 University Jazz Ensemble
MU 125 Vermont Wind Ensemble
Small Ensembles--select one course 1
MU 117 Swing Band
MU 118 Latin Jazz Ensemble
MU 126 Accompanying
MU 127 Catamount Singers
MU 129 Percussion Ensemble
MU 130 Chamber Music
MU 131 Jazz Combos
MU 132 Post Bop Ensemble
Total Credits  
Music Electives
Students who satisfy the Diversity requirements within Humanities or Social Sciences may have free electives and may wish to select courses from -- Theory: MU 157, 251, 253, 256, 259 or History/Literature: MU 105, 106, 107, 113, 195/196, 201, 203, 205. Crs
   
   
   
Total Credits  
Electives
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Notes
Demonstrated competence in public speaking. Requirement must be completed prior to student teaching.
Students fulfill the 60 hours of observation/participation requirement through the Music Methodology courses.
Footnotes
1EDSP 005 fulfills D2 category.
2Or EDFS 255 School as Social Institution
3Successful completion of piano proficiency examination
4Pianists take 2 credits of MU 226, 1 credit of MU 222 and 4 credits of Large Ensembles.

Program completion in Music Education requries a minimum of 125 approved credit hours.
Catalogue year 2014-2015
December 12, 2014

 

Last modified December 12 2014 11:24 AM