Bass School of Music  
Bachelor of Music Education: Instrumental Education Degree Plan
First Semester Freshman
Credits
Second Semester Freshman
Credits
MUS 1112 Theory I
2
MUS 1212 Theory II
2
MUS 1122 Aural Skills I
2
MUS 1222 Aural Skills II
2
MUS 1233 Music and the Human Experience
3
AM Major Instrument
1
AM Major Instrument
1
AMA 1671 Class Piano II
1
AMA 1571 Class Piano I
1
MUEN Major Ensemble
1
MUEN Major Ensemble
1
Gen Ed
3
Gen Ed
3
Gen Ed
3
Gen Ed
3
Gen Ed
3
Total Credits
16
Total Credits
16

 

First Semester Sophomore
Credits
Second Semester Sophomore
Credits
MUS 2112 Theory III
2
MUS 2212 Theory IV
2
MUS 2122 Aural Skills III
2
MUS 2222 Aural Skills IV
2
MUED 1342 Brass Methods
2
EDUC 2001 Introduction to Teaching
1
AM Major Instrument
1
MUS 1242 Woodwind Methods
2
AMA 1771 Class Piano III
1
AM Major Instrument
1
MUEN Major Ensemble
1
AMA 1871 Class Piano IV
1
Gen Ed
3
MUEN Major Ensemble
1
Gen Ed & Lab
4
Gen Ed
3
    Gen Ed
3
Total Credits
16
Total Credits
16

 

First Semester Junior
Credits
Second Semester Junior
Credits
MUS 3123 History of Music I
3
MUS 3123 History of Music II
3
MUS 3142 Conducting Fundamentals
2
MUS 3242 Conducting—Instrumental
2
MUED 1442 Percussion Methods
2
MUED 1142 String Methods
2
MUED 3232 Instrumental Methods
2
EDUC 3103 Human Development
3
AM Major Instrument
1
AM Major Instrument
1
AMVC1371 or 1471 Class Voice
1
AM Minor Instrument
1
MUEN Major Ensemble
1
MUEN Major Ensemble
Gen Ed  3 Gen Ed
3
Total Credits
15
Total Credits
16

 

First Semester Senior
Credits
Second Semester Senior
Credits
MUS 3113 Orchestration
3
MUED 2033 Technology and the Music Educator
3
MUS 4113 Form and Analysis
3
EDUC 3213 Students with Exceptionalities
3
MUS 4123 History of 
Twentieth-Century Music
3
AM Major Instrument
1
EDUC 3113 Psychology and the Assessment of Learning
3
AM Minor Instrument
1
AM Major Instrument
1
MUEN Major Ensemble
1
AM Minor Instrument
1
Senior Recital
1
MUEN Major Ensemble Gen Ed 3
    Gen Ed 3
Total Credits
15
Total Credits
16

 

First Semester Senior
Credits
MUED 4239 Student Teaching
9
EDUC 4663 Student Teaching Seminar
3
Total Credits
12

*All courses listed on this degree plan are required for the completion of this degree. The course sequence is a suggestion only, and each student will meet with his or her advisor to discuss the most appropriate sequence for that student.

All degrees require a minimum of 124 earned credit hours.  Students must attain the required piano proficiency and performance levels as stated in the Undergraduate Catalog.