University of Maine at Augusta
A Member of the University of Maine System
Bachelor of Music, JAZZ and CONTEMPORARY MUSIC
(125 credit hours)
Name: ________________________ Soc Sec #: ________________________ Date: ________________________
Phone: ________________________ E-mail: ________________________ Major/Conc: ________________________
This sheet is intended to be informational only.
Students must consult with an academic advisor prior to registration
In effect for students admitted to Fall 2008


BASIC SKILLS REQUIREMENTS
All required placement examinations and/or academic assessments must be completed prior to any course registration. To ensure that students have the best possible opportunity to succeed in their major, students testing into developmental coursework are advised to complete the recommended courses within the first semesters of attendance.
Please check the following boxes to determine if basic requirements have been met at the following levels. OXX stands for the course number. Please fill this in if course(s) are completed or required.
 
Recommended Course(s)

Completed  

Not Required  

 ENGLISH  OXX  _______  _______  _______  _______
 READING OXX _______  _______  _______  _______
 MATH  OXX     _______  _______  _______  _______
MUS 122 FUNDAMENTALS OF MUSIC

You must complete the following as requirements for your degree: All UMA students are required to take at least one writing intensive course. Writing intensive courses are marked with a W. Additional courses may also meet this requirement. Check with your academic advisor.  Classes marked * are also required in the Music Associate of science degree.
 
GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
  BUSINESS (3 credit hours)  
      _______________  BUA 100: Introduction to Business
  COMMUNICATION (3 credit hours)  Choose one of the following:
      _______________  COM 101: Public Speaking (preferred)*
      _______________  COM 102: Interpersonal Communications*
      _______________  COM 104: Communication in Groups and Organizations*
      _______________  COM 106: Oral Communication of Literature*
  ENGLISH (6 credit hours)
      _______________  ENG 101: College Writing*
and choose one of the following:
      _______________  ENG 102W: Introduction to Literature
      _______________  ENG 111W: Journalism
      _______________  ENG 317W: Professional Writing
  HUMANITIES (6 credit hours) (3 credits required in the Associate program)
      _______________  HTY xxx: any history course*
  and choose one of the following:
      _______________  ARH xxx: any art history course
      _______________  ART 211: Art Theory
      _______________  DRA 101: Introduction to Theatre
      _______________  DRA 265: The American Movie
      _______________  DRA 280: Introduction to Films
      _______________  ENG xxx:  any literature course
      _______________  HTY xxx: any history courses*
      _______________  HUM xxx: any humanities course*
      _______________  INT 129: Understanding the Arts
      _______________  PHI xxx: any philosophy course*
      _______________  POS 390: Survey of Political Theory*
      _______________  WST 101W: Introduction to Women's Studies*
  MATHEMATICS (3 credit hours) 
      _______________  MAT 100: Mathematics and Its Applications or higher-level mathematics course*
  SCIENCE and COMPUTER SCIENCE (7 credit hours) 
      _______________  XXX xxx: any laboratory science course* 
      _______________  XXX xxx: any computer science course 
  SOCIAL SCIENCE (6 credit hours) 
      _______________  PSY100: Introduction to Psychology*
      _______________  PSY 308: Human Development
PROGRAM MAJOR REQUIREMENTS
 
  BACHELOR'S DEGREE AUDITION _______________
 
  APPLIED MUSIC LESSONS -- MAJOR INSTRUMENT (8 credit hours)
      _______________  MUS 141: Applied Music: Major Instrument, Voice, or Composition* (2 cr)
      _______________  MUS 142: Applied Music: Major Instrument, Voice, or Composition* (2 cr)
  MUS 142:  APPLIED MUSIC JURY
      _______________  MUS 243: Applied Music: Major Instrument, Voice, or Composition* (2 cr)
      _______________  MUS 244: Applied Music: Major Instrument, Voice, or Composition* (2 cr)
 
  ENSEMBLES (4 credit hours)
      _______________  MUS 151: First-Year  Ensemble Sequence* (1 cr)
      _______________  MUS 152: First-Year  Ensemble Sequence* (1 cr)
      _______________  MUS 253: Sophomore Ensemble Sequence* (1 cr)
      _______________  MUS 254: Sophomore Ensemble Sequence* (1 cr)
 
  MUSIC BUSINESS (3 credit hours)
      _______________  MUS 471: Music Business (3 cr)
 
  MUSIC CAREERS/HISTORY/SENIOR SEMINAR (13 credit hours)
      _______________  MUS 131: Survey of Jazz and Contemporary Music* (2 cr)
      _______________  MUS 132: Introduction to Music Business* (2 cr)
      _______________  MUS 333: History and Literature of Music I* (3 cr)
      _______________  MUS 334: History and Literature of Music II* (3 cr)
      _______________  MUS 435: Senior Seminar (3 cr)
 
  MUSIC RECITAL (Four semester of MUS 100 required)
      _______________    _______________     _______________   _______________
 
  MUSIC THEORY/EAR TRAINING (20 credit hours)
      _______________  MUS 101: Basic Music Theory Lecture I* (3 cr)
      _______________  MUS 111: Basic Music Theory Lab I* (2 cr)
      _______________  MUS 102: Basic Music Theory Lecture II* (3 cr)
      _______________  MUS 112: Basic Music Theory Lab II* (2 cr)
      _______________  MUS 203: Intermediate Music Theory Lecture I* (3 cr)
      _______________  MUS 213: Intermediate Music Theory Lab I* (2 cr)
      _______________  MUS 204: Intermediate Music Theory Lecture II* (3 cr)
      _______________  MUS 214: Intermediate Music Theory Lab II* (2 cr)
 
  PIANO LABS  (2 credit hours) 
      _______________  MUS 181: Piano Lab I* (1 cr)
      _______________  MUS 182: Piano Lab II* (1 cr)
 
Choose one of the following concentrations:
 
  PERFORMANCE CONCENTRATION (41 credit hours)
 
  JUNIOR STANDING JURY (PERFORMANCE) _______________
  APPLIED MUSIC LESSONS - MAJOR INSTRUMENT (8 credit hours)
     _______________  MUS 345: Applied Music: Major Instrument, Voice or Composition (2 cr)
     _______________  MUS 346: Applied Music: Major Instrument, Voice or Composition (2 cr)
     _______________  MUS 447: Applied Music: Major Instrument, Voice or Composition (2 cr)
     _______________  MUS 448: Senior Concert (2 cr)
  COMPOSITION/ARRANGING/DIGITAL MUSIC SYSTEMS (14 credit hours)
     _______________  MUS 221: Arranging I* (3 cr)
     _______________  MUS 222: Arranging II* (3 cr)
     _______________  MUS 271: Digital Music Systems (2 cr)
     _______________  MUS 323: Composition I (3 cr)
     _______________  MUS 324: Composition II (3 cr)
  ENSEMBLES (4 credit hours)
     _______________  MUS 355: Junior Ensemble Sequence* (1 cr)
     _______________  MUS 356: Junior Ensemble Sequence* (1 cr)
     _______________  MUS 457: Senior Ensemble Sequence* (1 cr)
     _______________  MUS 458: Senior Ensemble Sequence* (1 cr)
  MUSIC RECITAL (Four semester of MUS 100 required)
     _______________    _______________     _______________   _______________
  MUSIC THEORY/EAR TRAINING (4 credit hours)
     _______________  MUS 305: Form and Analysis (2 cr)
     _______________  MUS 315: Transcription (2 cr)
  PEDAGOGY/STUDIO TEACHING (6 credit hours)
     _______________  MUS 361: Music Pedagogy (3 cr)
     _______________  MUS 463: Studio Teaching Lab (3 cr)
 
  GENERAL ELECTIVES (5 credit hours)
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OR
 
  COMPOSITION CONCENTRATION (41 credit hours)
 
  JUNIOR STANDING JURY (PERFORMANCE) _______________
  ADMITTED TO COMPOSITION CONCENTRATION _______________
  APPLIED MUSIC LESSONS - MAJOR INSTRUMENT (8 credit hours)
     _______________  MUS 345: Applied Music: Major Instrument, Voice or Composition (2 cr)
     _______________  MUS 346: Applied Music: Major Instrument, Voice or Composition (2 cr)
  APPROVED COMPOSITION PORTFOLIO _______________
     _______________  MUS 447: Applied Music: Major Instrument, Voice or Composition (2 cr)
     _______________  MUS 448: Senior Concert (2 cr)
  COMPOSITION/ARRANGING/DIGITAL MUSIC SYSTEMS (22 credit hours)
     _______________  MUS 221: Arranging I* (3 cr)
     _______________  MUS 222: Arranging II* (3 cr)
     _______________  MUS 271: Digital Music Systems (2 cr)
     _______________  MUS 294: Independent Study in Music (2-3 cr)
     _______________  MUS 300: Applied Music Sythesis(3 cr)
     _______________  MUS 323: Composition I (3 cr)
     _______________  MUS 324: Composition II (3 cr)
     _______________  MUS 494: Independent Study in Music (2-3 cr)
  MUSIC RECITAL (Four semester of MUS 100 required)
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  MUSIC THEORY/EAR TRAINING (4 credit hours)
     _______________  MUS 305: Form and Analysis (2 cr)
     _______________  MUS 315: Transcription (2 cr)
  GENERAL ELECTIVES (7 credit hours)
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   ◊ - While independent study courses can be taken at either 2 or 3 credit hours, they must add up to the appropriate amount of credit hours within the section.
 
OR
 
  AUDIO TECHNOLOGY CONCENTRATION (41 credit hours)
 
ARRANGING/DIGITAL MUSIC SYSTEMS (14 credit hours)
     _______________  MUS 221: Arranging I* (3 cr)
     _______________  MUS 222: Arranging II* (3 cr)
     _______________  MUS 271: Digital Music Systems (2 cr)
     _______________  MUS 300: Applied Music Sythesis(3 cr)
  AUDIO RECORDING (18 credit hours)
     _______________  AUD 219: Audio Recording (3 cr)
     _______________  AUD 220: Recording Studio Production (3 cr)
     _______________  AUD 294: Independent Study in Audio Recording (3 cr)
  ADMITTED TO AUDIO TECHNOLOGY CONCENTRATION _______________
  JUNIOR STANDING PORTFOLIO REVIEW _______________
     _______________  AUD 394: Independent Study in Audio Recording (3 cr)
     _______________  AUD 494: Independent Study in Audio Recording (3 cr)
     _______________  AUD 494: Independent Study in Audio Recording (3 cr)
  MUSIC HISTORY (3 credit hours)
     _______________  MUS 117: The Dream Machine: A History of Rock and Roll (2 cr)
  GENERAL ELECTIVES (9 credit hours)
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Classes marked with a * are also required in the Music Associate of Science Degree.

APPROVED TO RECEIVE DEGREE: Bachelor of Music, Jazz and Contemporary Music
 
 
 
 
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