Bass School of Music  
Bachelor of Music: Guitar Performance 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
AMI 1372 Applied Guitar
2
MUS 1241 Guitar Improvisation
1
MUS 1233 Music and the Human Experience
3
AMI 1472 Applied Guitar
2
AMA 1571 Class Piano I
1
AMA 1671 Class Piano II
1
MUEN Major Ensemble
1
MUEN Major Ensemble
1
Gen Ed
3
Gen Ed
3
Gen Ed
3
Gen Ed
3
Total Credits
17
Total Credits
15

 

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
MUS 1241 Guitar Improvisation
1
MUS 1241 Guitar Improvisation
1
AMI 1372 Applied Guitar
2
AMI 1472 Applied Guitar
2
AMA 1771 Class Piano III
1
AMA 1871 Class Piano IV
1
MUEN Major Ensemble/Guitar Ensemble/or Jazz Combo
1
MUEN Major Ensemble/Guitar Ensemble/or Jazz Combo
1
Gen Ed
3
Gen Ed
3
Gen Ed
3
Gen Ed & Lab
4
Total Credits
15
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 3113 Orchestration
3
MUS 3442 Conducting—Vocal or
MUS 3242 Conducting—Instrumental
2
MUS 3142 Conducting Fundamentals
2
MUED Piano Pedagogy III or IV
2
MUED 3932 Guitar Pedagogy
2
AMI 1472 Applied Guitar
2
AMI 1372 Applied Guitar
2
MUS 2242 Jazz Improvisation
2
MUEN 1361 Guitar Ensemble
1
MUEN 1361 Guitar Ensemble
1
Gen Ed
3
 Junior Recital
    Gen Ed
3
Total Credits
16
Total Credits
16

 

First Semester Senior
Credits
Second Semester Senior
Credits
MUS Composition I
3
MUS 4413 Eighteenth Century
Counterpoint
3
MUS Form and Analysis
3
MUS 4923 Guitar Literature Seminar
3
MUS 4123 History of
Twentieth-Century Music
3
AMI 1472 Applied Guitar
2
 AMI 1372 Applied Guitar
MUEN 1361 Guitar Ensemble
1
MUEN 1361 Guitar Ensemble
1
Senior Recital
1
Gen Ed
3
Gen Ed
3
    Gen Ed 3
Total Credits
15
Total Credits
16

*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.