Music Pathway Associate in Arts

Music Pathway Associate in Arts
Type: AA
Subplan Code : MUS-MUSC
CIP: 1192401010
Educational Plan: MUS-MUSC

Program Description

The Associate in Arts (A.A.) degree is designed for transfer to an upper-division public college or university in the state of Florida. Students will complete the A.A. General degree, including common program prerequisites for their program of choice.

The following sample courses are listed for illustrative purposes only, are based on the state of Florida common prerequisites manual and university transfer counseling manuals and are subject to change without warning. Many universities have unique additional requirements for entry to the major. Students must work with Student Affairs advisors, counselors or specialists to make sure required courses are taken and entry requirements are met for the college/university program of their choice.

Students may also refer to the online A.A. Transfer Evaluation through the FloridaShines website (previously FLVC.org) for more information on their transfer program of choice.

Available Courses
Recommended

Completion of the A.A. General degree to include the following prerequisite courses for the major:

This course is an introduction to music literature, history and culture for music majors. Topics to be addressed include an overview of musical repertories and cultures from the western art music tradition, American jazz and a selected case study of non-western music from a variety of musical traditions and historical periods, including from the western middle ages and north India. This course partially satisfies the writing requirement of S.B.E. 6A-10.030.
This course includes studies in music theory, both written and aural skills, including musical analysis, model composition, sight singing, ear training and improvisation.
This course is a continuation of MUT 1121 (Music Theory and Musicianship I). Studies in music theory, both written and aural skills, including musical analysis, model composition, sight singing, ear training and improvisation.
This course is a continuation of MUT 1122 (Music Theory and Musicianship II). Studies in music theory, both written and aural skills, including musical analysis, model composition, sight singing, ear training and improvisation.
This course is a continuation of MUT 2126 (Music Theory and Musicianship III). Studies in music theory, both written and aural skills, including musical analysis, musical composition, sight singing, ear training and improvisation.
Open to all students, this course is a study of piano for non-music majors. This course is taught in a classroom/piano laboratory environment.
This course is a continuation of Class Piano I for music majors.
This course is a continuation of Class Piano II for music majors. Preparation for Piano Proficiency Examination.
This course is a continuation of Class Piano III for music majors. Preparation for Piano Proficiency Examination.
Exception - Piano Majors are not required to take the Piano sequence.

Four semesters of private lessons based on your primary instrument of study. Private Applied Lessons require departmental approval:

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Private Applied Lesson I
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Private Applied Lesson II
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Private Applied Lesson III
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Private Applied Lesson IV

Four semesters of MUN #### ensemble based on your instrument of study:

Voice Majors:

Seminole Concert Chorale is the College's premier classical choral ensemble for music majors or others with choral experience. This course may be repeated for credit multiple times.

Guitar Majors:

This course is open to all students and includes the study and performance of music for guitar ensembles. This course may be repeated for credit multiple times.

Brass/Wind Majors:

This course is open to anyone in the community interested in performing all styles of concert band literature. No audition is necessary. Any band instrument will be acceptable. This course may be repeated for credit multiple times.

Piano/Keyboard Majors:

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May select from any of the College’s performing ensembles (4 semesters)
Total Credits:
60
Note:

Music Majors are required to complete a very specific sequence of courses.  Music Majors must contact the Dean, Dr. Michele Cuomo at cuomom@seminolestate.edu or 407.708.2558 for course sequence.

Note:

Students enrolled in Seminole State College’s baccalaureate degree programs must demonstrate foreign language proficiency. Students who have previously received a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution are exempt from this requirement.  Additionally, per Florida Statute 1007.25, “Beginning with students entering a Florida College System institution or state university as FTIC in 2014-2015 and thereafter, coursework for an associate in arts degree shall include demonstration of competency in a foreign language.” 

** Denotes that a class is a State of Florida General Education Core Course.

Textbook information will be available online for each term's courses 45 days prior to the first day of classes for the term.

Each course offered by Seminole State is listed alphabetically and organized by the course prefix, catalog number and description. The courses in this catalog are identified by prefixes and numbers that were assigned by Florida's Statewide Course Numbering System, a system used by all public postsecondary institutions in Florida and 32 non-public institutions. Seminole State controls the description, credit and content of its own courses.

Contact

Cultural Info Line
407.708.2040

Fine Arts Office
407.708.2038

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