The Contract Option allows students to design an individualized program of study. A full-time member of the Music faculty and the Department Chair must approve the program of study in the Contract option.
|Courses required for the Option are shown in boldface.|
|ME/MU||Contract courses [not MEDI/MUDI]||6|
|ME/MU||3000/4000 level Contract courses [not MEDI/MUDI]||6|
|MU 1150||Piano Class I||1|
|MU 1160||Piano Class II||1|
|MU 1210||Musicianship I||4|
|MU 1220||Musicianship II||4|
|MU 2210||Musicianship III||3|
|MU 2220||Musicianship IV||3|
|MU 3200||Technology in Music Performance (TECO)||3|
|MU 3250||Global Jazz (DICO) (GACO)||3|
|MU 3310||History and Literature of Music I||3|
|MU 3320||History and Literature of Music II (INCO) (WRCO)||3|
|MU||Ensembles [not MUDI]||5|
|MU||Performance Studies (two enrollments each at the 1000, 2000, 3000 level) [not MUDI]||6|
|Quantitative Reasoning in the Discipline Connection - complete one of the following:||3|
|IS 1111||The First Year Seminar: Critical Thinking and the Nature of Inquiry||3|
|PPDI||Past and Present Directions||6|
|SIDI||Scientific Inquiry Directions||6-8|
|SSDI||Self and Society Directions||6|
|Foreign Language (GACO)||6|
The foreign language requirement for all BA degrees calls for 0-6 credits: one year of one language (6 credits); or one 3000/4000 level world language course (3 credits); or being a native speaker of a language other than English (zero credit). American Sign Language I and II fulfill this requirement; however, American Sign Language does not satisfy the Global Awareness Connection.
At least six credits of Contract courses must be upper-level and no more than four credits beyond those already required may be in Performance Studies. MU 1160 requires a minimum grade of C in MU 1150. MU 1220 requires a minimum grade of C in MU 1210. MU 2210 requires a minimum grade of C in MU 1220. MU 2220 requires a minimum grade of C in MU 2210.
*All course information is from the 2016-2017 Catalog.