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Bachelor of Arts in Music - 4 Year Plan

 

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4 Year Plan | 5 Year Plan

 

Four Year Plan - 120 Units Required

Course
Units
Course
Units
Semester 1
Semester 2
MUS 100/200/201
MUS 129
MUS 141A
MUS 142A
Composition or Oral Communication
GE Math
1
1
2
3
3
3
MUS 100/200/201
MUS 129
MUS 141B
MUS 142B
MUS 190 (GE C.1)
MUS 210B
Oral Communication or Composition
Critical Thinking
1
1
2
3
3
1
3
3
Total Units
13
Total Units
17
Semester 3
Semester 4
MUS 100/200/201
MUS 129
MUS 210A
MUS 290
MUS 341
Approved Cultural Studies Course
GE Course
1
1
1
3
3
3
3
MUS 100/200/201
MUS 129
Music Theory Elective *
Music History Course **
Approved Cultural Studies Course
GE Course
GE Course
1
1
2-3
3
3
3
3
Total Units
15
Total Units
16-17
Semester 5
Semester 6
MUS 300/400/401
MUS 329
MUS 342 or 372
Approved Cultural Studies Course
Lab Science (GE B1a or B1b)
GE Course
GE Capstone course, if needed
1
1
3
3
4
3
(3)
MUS 300/400/401
MUS 329
Music History Course **
GE Course
Approved Cultural Studies Course
Lab Science (GE B1b or B1a)
GE Capstone course, if needed *
1
1
3
3
3
4
(3)
Total Units
15-18
Total Units
15-18
Semester 7
Semester 8
MUS 496
Music History Course **
Music History Elective ***
Music History Elective ***
Free Electives if needed
3
3
3
3
3
MUS 490 (GE C.1 Global)
MUS 423C or D
Music History Elective ***
Free Electives if needed
Free Electives if needed
GE Capstone Course, if needed *
3
1
3
3
2
(3)
Total Units
15
Total Units
12-15

* Choose from MUS 372A or 342 major requirements.

** Choose from MUS 160, 360, 374, 363I and/or 364I

*** Choose from MUS 393, 468I, 467, 471 (repeatable to six units), 363I, 364I (if not taken in Music History 18-unit core)

Consult advisor about courses to meet the 12-unit requirement in Cultural Studies. Courses may include GE Capstones.

GE Capstones may be met through the Cultural Studies electives based on advising.