Bass School of Music  
Bachelor of Music: Piano Performance with an Emphasis in Pedagogy 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
AMA 1372 Applied Piano
2
AMA 1472 Applied Piano
2
MUS 1233 Music and 
the Human Experience
3
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
AMA 1372 Applied Piano
2
AMA 1472 Applied Piano
2
MUEN 0941 Accompanying I
1
MUED Piano Pedagogy I
2
EDUC 3103 Human Development
3
MUEN 0961 Accompanying II
1
Gen Ed
3
Gen Ed & Lab
4
Gen Ed
3
Gen Ed
3
Total Credits
15
Total Credits
16

 

First Semester Junior
Credits
Second Semester Junior
Credits
MUS 3123 History of Music I
3
MUS 3223 History of Music II
3
MUS 3142 Conducting Fundamentals
2
MUS 3442 Conducting—Vocal or 
MUS 3242 Conducting—Instrumental
2
MUS 4752 Keyboard Skills
2
MUED Piano Pedagogy III or IV
2
AMA 1372 Applied Piano
2
AMA 1472 Applied Piano
2
MUEN 0961 Accompanying III
1
MUEN 0971 Accompanying IV
1
EDUC 3113 Psychology and the
Assessment of Learning
3
MUED 3032 Piano Pedagogy III
2
Piano Pedagogy II
2
Junior Recital
    Gen Ed
3
Total Credits
15
Total Credits
16

 

First Semester Senior
Credits
Second Semester Senior
Credits
MUS 4313 Composition I
3
MUS 4413 Eighteenth Century Counterpoint
3
MUS 3113 Orchestration
3
MUS 4113 Form and Analysis
3
MUS 4123 History of Twentieth-Century Music
3
MUED 4231 Piano Pedagogy Practicum
1
AMA 1372 Applied Piano
AMA 1472 Applied Piano
2
MUEN 0861 Piano Ensemble I
1
MUEN Piano Ensemble II
1
Gen Ed
3
Senior Recital
1
    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.