Undergraduate Catalog - College of Liberal Arts and Sciences - Music Minors | Judson University Christian College

Music Minors

IMPORTANT NOTES FOR ALL MUSIC MINORS:

  • Required GPA = 2.0
  • Res GPA = 2.0
  • Required number of credit hours = 24-28

Music Composition Minor

Music Courses

Required = 19 Hours

  • MUS151 Music Theory I
  • MUS152 Music Theory II
  • MUS153 Ear Training/Sight Singing I
  • MUS224 Intro to Music Technology
  • MUS234 Intro to Music Composition
  • MUS333 Improvisation (Piano)
  • MUS353 Counterpoint
  • MUS354 Form and Analysis of Music

Private Composition

Required = 5 Hours

    MUS219/319/419 Private Composition Lessons

Junior Recital

  • MUS471 Junior Recital

Church Music Performance Minor

Important Note: This minor involves a half hour recital and a practicum in church music. However, students are not required to register for these for credit.

Music Core Requirements

Required = 16 Hours

  • MUS151 Music Theory I
  • MUS153 Ear Training/Sight Singing I
  • MUS154 Ear Training/Sight Singing I
  • MUS257 History and Practice of Worship Music
  • MUS347 Fundamentals of Conducting
  • MUS348 Choral Conducting and Literature
  • MUS495 Practicum in Music/Church Music
  • WOR152 Worship Band Fundamentals

Private Lessons

Required = 6 Hours

  • MUS101-418 Private Music Instruction, Credit

Ensemble Participation Core Requirements

Required = 2 Hours (Recommended = 4 hours)

  • MUS150 University Choir
    • and/or MUS148 Chamber Singers

Junior Recital:

  • MUS471 Junior Recital (no credit)

Studio Voice Teaching Minor

Music Core Requirements

Required = 11 Hours

  • MUS151 Music Theory I
  • MUS153 Ear Training/Sight Singing I
  • MUS154 Ear Training/Sight Singing II
  • MUS242 Vocal Literature
  • MUS333 Improvisation (Piano)
  • MUS455 Vocal Pedagogy

Business Courses

Required = 9 Hours

  • BUS251 Principles of Accounting
  • BUS255 Marketing Fundamentals
  • BUS454 Entrepreneurship/New Venture Management

Private Lessons Requirements

Required = 6 Hours

  • MUS101/201/301/401 Private Voice Instruction, Credit

Ensemble Participation Core Requirements

Required = 2 Hours (Recommended = 4 hours)

  • MUS150 University Choir
    • and/or MUS148 Chamber Singers

Junior Recital

  • MUS471 Junior Recital (no credit)

Studio Piano Teaching Minor

Music Courses

Required = 11 Hours

  • MUS151 Music Theory I
  • MUS153 Ear Training/Sight Singing I
  • MUS154 Ear Training/Sight Singing II
  • MUS243 Piano Literature
  • MUS456 Piano Pedagogy

Business Courses

Required = 9 Hours

  • BUS251 Principles of Accounting
  • BUS255 Marketing Fundamentals
  • BUS454 Entrepreneurship/New Venture Management

Private Lessons

Required = 6 Hours

  • MUS102/202/302/402 Private Piano Instruction, Credit

Ensemble Participation Core Requirements

  • Required = 2 Hours (Recommended = 4 hours)

    • MUS150 University Choir
      • and/or MUS148 Chamber Singers

Junior Recital:

  • MUS471 Junior Recital (no credit)

Music Performance - Voice Minor

Music Courses

Required = 14 Hours

  • MUS151 Music Theory I
  • MUS153 Ear Training/Sight Singing I
  • MUS154 Ear Training/Sight Singing II
  • MUS241EG Diction for Singers I Eng/German
  • MUS241FI Diction for Singers II French/Italian
  • MUS242 Vocal Literature
  • MUS455 Vocal Pedagogy

Private Lessons Requirements

Required = 8 Hours

  • MUS101/201/301/401 Private Voice Instruction, Credit

Ensemble Participation Core Requirements

Required = 2 Hours (Recommended = 4 hours)

  • MUS150 University Choir
    • and/or MUS148 Chamber Singers

Junior Recital:

  • MUS471 Junior Recital

Music Performance - Piano Minor

Music Core Requirements

Required = 14 Hours

  • MUS151 Music Theory I
  • MUS153 Ear Training/Sight Singing I
  • MUS154 Ear Training/Sight Singing II
  • MUS224 Introduction to Music Technology
  • MUS243 Piano Literature
  • MUS333 Improvisation (Piano)
  • MUS456 Piano Pedagogy

Private Piano Lessons

Required = 8 Hours

  • MUS102/202/302/402 Private Piano Instruction

Ensemble Participation Requirements

Required = 2 Hours (Recommended = 4 hours)

  • MUS150 University Choir
    • and/or MUS148 Chamber Singers

Junior Recital:

  • MUS471 Junior Recital (No Credit)

Music Performance - Instrumental Minor

Music Core Requirements

Required = 14 Hours

  • MUS151 Music Theory I
  • MUS153 Ear Training/Sight Singing I
  • MUS154 Ear Training/Sight Singing II
  • MUS224 Introduction to Music Technology
  • MUS247 Fundamentals of Conducting
  • MUS353 Counterpoint

Private Lessons Major Instrument

Required = 8 Hours

  • MUS102/202/302/402 Private Piano Instruction

Private Lessons Secondary Instrument

Required = 2 Hours

  • MUS102/202/302/402 Private Piano Instruction

Ensemble Participation Requirements

Required = 2 Hours (Recommended = 4 hours)

  • MUS150 University Choir
    • and/or MUS148 Chamber Singers

Junior Recital:

  • MUS471 Junior Recital (No Credit)

Praise and Worship Music Minor

Required = 18 Credit Hours

Praise and Worship Music Courses

  • MUS150 University Choir (.5 X 2 semesters)
  • MUS152 Music Theory II
  • MUS154 Ear Training/Sight Singing II
  • MUS155 Keyboard Harmony I
  • MUS224 Intro to Music Technology
  • MED280 History of Rock & Roll: Medium/Message
  • WOR320 Songwriting for Contemporary Worship
  • MUS1** Private Lessons
  • MUS2** Private Lessons
  • MUS3** Private Lessons
  • MUS4** Private Lessons



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