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EC-12 Music Education (Choral)
Course Requirements for a Bachelor of Music Education Degree with EC-12 Music Education Teacher Certification (Choral)  

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B.M.E.
I. GENERAL STUDIES REQUIREMENTS
Developing A Christian Mind
3
  DCM 2301

English

9
  ENGL 1301, 1302, and 2302
Fine Arts
3
  MUSI 2305
Foundations for Excellence
0-1
  FOUN 1101 is required of all first year and transfer students with fewer than 15 credit hours (AP, CLEP, IB, or dual/concurrent credit earned while in high school does not count toward these 15 credit hours).
History
6
  HIST 1301 and 1302
Kinesiology
0-2
  KNES 1101 and one additional activity course (KNES 1102-1122); for veterans or those 25 years of age or older prior to enrollment at DBU, KNES courses are waived
Mathematics
3
 

MATH 1303 (College Algebra) or equivalent

[eMAT Advising Tool required prior to registering for any Math class or any class for which the eMAT is a prerequisite].

Natural Science
4
 

Lab Science 1000 or 2000 level only.

Religion
9
  RELI 1301, RELI 1302, and RELI/MUSI 4342.
Social Science
3
  POLS 2301 American National Government required for all students.
Total General Studies
40-43
II.  PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITY
 

EDUC 3302   Development of Infants, Children, and Adolescents

EDUC 4021  EC-12 Pedagogy and Professional Responsibilities Seminar

EDUC 4312  Teaching Special Populations (S-L)

EDUC 4313  Discipline and Classroom Management (S-L)

EDUC 4608  Clinical Teaching

READ 4331 Reading in the Content Area

TECH 4320  Instructional Technology

 
Total Professional Responsibility Courses
21
III.  ACADEMIC MAJOR  
 

Music Core Requirements

MUSI 1311Music Theory I
MUSI 1312Music Theory II

MUSI 2311Music Theory III
MUSI 2312Music Theory IV

MUSI 1111Aural Skills I
MUSI 1112Aural Skills II

MUSI 2111Aural Skills III
MUSI 2112Aural Skills IV

MUSI 3201Analysis of Musical Structure

MUSI 4201Orchestration

MUSI 3204Music History and Literature I
MUSI 3205Music History and Literature II
MUSI 3206Music History and Literature III

MUSI 4089 Senior Recital for Music Education


Music Education

MUSI 1201Foundations of Music Education

MUSI 1206Diction I
MUSI 4211Vocal Pedagogy

MUSI 4301Instrumental Methods

MUSI 3207Basic Conducting
MUSI 3208Advanced Choral Conducting
MUSI 3311Elementary Music Methods
MUSI 3312Secondary Music Methods

MUSI 4010Teacher Cert Seminar - All-Level Music (S-L)

MUSI 4204     Choral Arranging

 
 
Total Academic Major Courses
47
     
APPLIED MUSIC CONCENTRATION
10
  6 semester hours must be upper level. Voice concentrations must complete AP Level IV. Piano concentrations must complete Piano Levels V-VIII.  
APPLIED SECONDARY
4
  Piano proficiency level IV must be passed prior to the student-teaching semester. One credit hour of applied secondary credit is given for successful completion of Class Piano I or II (MUSI 1117 or MUSI 1118). Students who choose piano as the applied concentration must have voice as the secondary area of applied study.
MUSIC ENSEMBLES
7
  All music majors must enroll in a major ensemble appropriate to their applied concentration every semester until graduation, except for the student teaching semester. Ensemble experience will include seven semesters in the Grand Chorus .
 
Total Applied Music/Ensembles
21

PERFORMANCE LAB

7 semesters (noncredit-hour requirement)

        MUSI 1000/1001 (S-L)

Total Music
68
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS REQUIRED
132

NOTE:  Students seeking a B.M.E., Bachelor of Music Education degree with EC-12 Music Education Teacher Certification (Choral), may refer to the College of Education section of this catalog for additional information.

Minimum GPA Required for Graduation from Dallas Baptist University

DBU requires a minimum cumulative, major, and minor GPA of 2.0 (comprised of transfer and DBU hours). 

(S-L) = Course(s) with field-based service-learning component.

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College of Fine Arts Majors:

ART:

BA/BS Art
   
COMMUNICATION:
BA/BS Communication: Broadcast/Digital Media 
BA/BS Communication: Communication Theory
BA/BS Communication: Graphic Design
   
MUSIC:
BA/BS Music

BM Church Music

BM Vocal Performance
BM Piano Performance
BM Theory
BME EC-12 Choral Music with Teacher Certification
   
MUSIC BUSINESS:
BA/BS Music Business

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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