Georgetown College Catalog
Department of Music
(MUS)

MUSIC MAJORS

(Effective Fall 2002)

Major

(B.A. degree)  Thirty-five hours including MUS 111, 112, 200, 211, 212, 311, 312, 335, 336 or 337, 425, 426, plus an additional thirteen hours of applied music in one field, for a total of 48.  Participation in a primary ensemble is required for each semester of residence.  The piano proficiency requirement must be met, and a senior recital is also required.

Major

(B.M. degree in Church Music)  Forty-five hours, including MUS 109 (two semesters), 111, 112, 127, 200, 211, 212, 311, 312, 316, 335, 336, 415, 422, 425, 426, plus an additional thirteen hours in applied music in one field, for a total of 58.  Participation in a primary ensemble is required for each semester of residence.  The piano proficiency requirement must be met, and a senior recital is also required.

Major

(B.M.E. degree P-12 Instrumental Music)  72 hours for certification, including MUS 111, 112, 128, 200, 211, 212, 213, 214, 215, 216, 220, 301, 314, 318, 319, 320, 335, 337, 412, 425, 426; 14 hours of applied music (8 hours of 162, 6 hours of 362), and 7 hours of primary ensemble (105).  Applied study and the primary ensemble must be reflective of the major performance medium.  All B.M.E.  Instrumental Music students are required to participate in MUS 105 each semester except during the semester of student teaching.

A total of 24 hours of Professional Education courses are required, EDU 131, 233, 307, 337, 423, 473-474 (student teaching).  Additional departmental requirements include:  (1) continuation jury examination, (2) piano proficiency, (3) senior recital, and (4) participation and membership in Music Educators National Conference (MENC).  General Education requirements for B.M.E. majors are 43 hours.  No minor is required.

Upon successful completion of the B.M.E. degree Instrumental Music program, the student will be eligible for Kentucky certification in P-12 Instrumental Music.

Major

(B.M.E. degree P-12 Vocal Music)  72 hours for certification, including MUS 111, 112, 127, 200, 211, 212, 217, 259, 302, 303, 314, 316, 317, 319, 335, 336, 412, 425, 426; 14 hours of applied music (8 hours of 162, 6 hours of 362), and 7 hours of primary ensemble (102).  Applied study and the primary ensemble must be reflective of the major performance medium.  All B.M.E. Vocal Music students are required to participate in MUS 102 each semester except during the semester of student teaching.

A total of 24 hours of Professional Education courses are required, EDU 131, 233, 307, 337, 423, 473-474 (student teaching).  Additional departmental requirements include:  (1) continuation jury examination, (2) piano proficiency, (3) senior recital, and (4) participation and membership in Music Educators National Conference (MENC).  General Education requirements for B.M.E. majors are 43 hours.  No minor is required.

Upon successful completion of the B.M.E. degree Vocal Music program, the student will be eligible for Kentucky certification in P-12 Vocal Music.

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