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A.A. Degree Plan B - Music Major

The Music Major Transfer Program is a comprehensive program designed to give students the knowledge and skills in music theory, musicianship, piano proficiency, and performance that is typically expected of music students transferring as juniors to four-year institutions.

Class No.Class TitleUnits
Music 121*Music History and Literature I3
Music 122*Music History and Literature II3
Music 152Current Musical Events (2 semesters, 1 unit each)2
Music 180Music Lab for Practicing (4 semesters, .5 unit each)2
Music 181Applied Music - Individual Study I.5
Music 182*Applied Music - Individual Study II.5
Music 183*Applied Music - Individual Study III.5
Music 184*Applied Music - Individual Study IV.5
Music 201*Harmony I3
Music 202*Harmony II3
Music 203*Harmony III3
Music 211*Musicianship I2
Music 212*Musicianship II2
Music 213*Musicianship III2
Music 250Music Performance Workshop (2 semesters, .5 units ea.)1
Music 324*Elementary Piano IV2
Performance ensembles (4 semesters, .5 to 1 units ea.)2 to 4
Elective in Music3
 Total35-37
* This course has a prerequisite or a corequisite

Semester Plan
First Semester
Music 152 - Current Musical Events
Music 180 - Applied Music Lab
Music 181 - Applied Music I
Music 200 - Introduction to Music Theory
Music 241 - Music Notation and Copying I
Music 321 - Elementary Piano I
Performing Ensemble*

Recommended:
Music 111 - Music Appreciation or other
Elective in Music - 3 Units
General Education Requirements - 6 Units

Second Semester
Music 152 - Current Musical Events
Music 180 - Applied Music Lab
Music 182 - Applied Music II
Music 201 - Harmony I
Music 211 - Musicianship I
Music 322 - Elementary Piano II
Performing Ensemble*
General Education Requirements - 6 Units

Third Semester
Music 121 - Music History & Literature I
Music 180 - Applied Music Lab
Music 183 - Applied Music III
Music 202 - Harmony II
Music 212 - Musicianship II
Music 250 - Music Performance Workshop
Music 323 - Elementary Piano III
Performing Ensemble*
General Education Requirements - 3 Units

Fourth Semester
Music 122 - History & Literature II
Music 180 - Applied Music Lab
Music 184 - Applied Music IV
Music 203 - Harmony III
Music 213 - Musicianship III
Music 250 - Music Performance Workshop
Music 324 - Elementary Piano IV
Performing Ensemble*
General Education Requirements - 3 Units

* Performing Ensembles chosen from any of the following: Music 501-College Choir, Music 531-Philharmonic Choir, Music 563-Chamber Singers, Music 721-Orchestra, Music 751-Wind Ensemble, Music 771-Guitar Ensemble, Music 775-Jazz Ensemble.

The courses listed are major requirements only. For General Education requirements for the A. A. Degree in Music, see the information on Plan B Music Major in the course catalog.
 
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