May 17, 2022  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Bulletin 
    
2021-2022 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Music Education (Choral/K-12 General Music) 4YP


Music (BM)
Music Education Concentration
(Choral / K-12 General Music)
*Sample Four Year Plan

 

First Year Fall Semester
SCH
First Year Spring Semester
SCH
APSU 1000-Freshmen Seminar 1 MUS 1060-Recital Attendance 0
ENGL 1010-English Composition I 3 MUS 1155-Music Theory II 3
MUS 2030 - World Music 3 MUS 1156-Ear Training II 1
MUS 1060-Recital Attendance 0 MUS 1XX0-Applied Instruction LD 1
MUS 1057-Music Theory I 3 MUS 1XX0-Choral Ensemble 1
MUS 1058-Ear Training I 1 ENGL 1020-English Composition 3
MUS 1XX0-Choral Ensemble 1 Math Core (1 of 1 required) 3
MUS 1XX0-Applied Instruction LD 1 Natural Science Core w/lab (1 of 2 required) 4
MUS 1027-Class Piano or Applied Piano 1    
History Core (1 of 2 required) 3    
TOTAL SCH 17 TOTAL SCH 16
Second Year Fall Semester
SCH
Second Year Spring Semester
SCH
MUS 1060-Recital Attendance 0 MUS 1060-Recital Attendance 0
MUS 2055-Music Theory III 3 MUS 2155- Music Theory IV 3
MUS 2056-Ear Training III 1 MUS 2156-Ear Training IV 1
MUS 1XX0-Applied Instruction LD 1 MUS 1XX0-Applied Instruction LD 1
MUS-1XX0-Choral Ensemble 1 MUS 1XX0-Choral Ensemble 1
ENGL 2330-Topics in World Literature 3 History Core (2 of 2 required) 3
MUS 4250-English/Latin Diction 1 MUS 3160-Intro to Music Technology 3
Social and Behavioral Science Core (1 of 2 required) 3 COMM 2045-Public Speaking 3
Humanities and/or Fine Arts Core (other than MUS 1030 and ENGL 2330) 3 Social and Behavioral Science Core (2 of 2 required) 3
MUS 2240*-Introduction to Music Education 2 TOTAL SCH 18
TOTAL SCH 18    
Third Year Fall Semester
SCH
Third Year Spring Semester
SCH
MUS 1060-Recital Attendance 0 MUS 1060-Recital Attendance 0
MUS 3XX0-Applied Instruction UD 1 MUS 3XX0-Applied Instruction UD 1
MUS 3XX0-Choral Ensemble 1 MUS 3XX0-Choral Ensemble 1
MUS 3070* - Instructional Strategies for the MUS Classroom 3 MUS 4270 or 4280-Vocal or Piano Pedagogy 3
MUS 3010 - Music History 1 3 MUS 3020-Music History II 3
MUS 3800 - Basic Conducting 2 MUS 3810-Choral Conducting 2
MUS 43X0 - Choral Lit or Piano Lit 3 MUS 4380-Choral Methods 3
Natural Science Core (2 out of 2 required) 4 Music Elective 1
    MUS 4780-Instr. Methods for Vocalists 1
    MUS 3255-Elementary Music Methods 3
TOTAL SCH 17 TOTAL SCH 18
Fourth Year Fall Semester
SCH
Fourth Year Spring Semester
SCH
MUS 1060-Recital Attendance 0 EDUC 4X10-Clinical Teaching Elementary 5
MUS 3XX0-Applied Instruction UD 1 EDUC 4X10-Clinical Teaching (Secondary) 5
MUS 3XX0-Choral Ensemble 1 EDUC 4950-Clinical Teaching Seminar 2
MUS 4500-Music Curriculum/Assessment 3    
EDUC 4081-Classroom Organization & Management-Secondary Ed 3    
EDUC 3001 - Educational Psychology 3    
SPED 2300-Intro to Special Education 3    
MUS 4950-Senior Recital 1    
TOTAL SCH 15 TOTAL SCH 12
    Total Student Credit Hours for Degree 131

*For this degree a student must complete a total of 33 upper division (3000-4999) credit hours.

NOTES:

  • Transition I is completed in MUS 2240
  • Junior Level Hearing is completed in the Spring Semester of Junior Year
  • Transition II is completed in MUS 3070, Includes Praxis 1
  • Praxis II Music should be taken prior to Practicum Semester.
  • Students should complete Recital Hearing prior to Practicum Semester.
  • Transition III is completed in EDUC 4081
  • Only one large ensemble in Practicum Semester.
  • edTPA is Completed in Clinical Teaching Semester.
  • The Junior level hearing is completed in the Spring Semester
  • Additional semester of Class Piano may be needed to pass the required proficiency
  • APSU Core courses are listed in a prescribed order