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Associate of Arts in Music Field of Study

SJCC MUSIC DEPARTMENT

Recommended semester by semester schedule
60 Credit hours
Associate of Arts in Music - MUSIC FOS

Freshman

Fall   Spring
MUSI 1211 Theory I * 2   MUSI 1212 Theory II 2
MUSI 1216 ET/SS I 2   MUSI 1217 ET/SS II 2
MUEN Ensemble 1   MUEN Ensemble 1
MUAP Major Instrument 2   MUAP Major Instrument 2
  English Comp I 3     English Comp II 3
  EDUC/PSYC 1300 3     Math 3
MUSI 1181 Class Piano I ** 1     American History 3
  Total credit hours: 14     Total credit hours: 16
Summer
Science with lab 4

Sophomore

Fall   Spring
MUSI 2211 Theory III 2   MUSI 2212 Theory IV 2
MUSI 2216 ET/SS III 2   MUSI 2217 ET/SS IV 2
MUEN Ensemble 1   MUEN Ensemble 1
MUAP Major Instrument 2   MUAP Major Instrument 2
  Govt/Political Science 3   MUSI 1307 Music Literature 3
  American History 3     Govt/Political Science 3
  Total credit hours: 13     Total credit hours: 13

 

* If music fundamentals is required, Theory I and ET/SS I may be taken in the spring semester with Theory II, and ET/SS II taken in the summer semester. Fundamentals may also be taken in the summer semester before the first fall semester.

** Private piano lesson may be taken by those with a substantial piano background, class piano not required for piano majors. Class Piano prepares Music Majors for the Piano Proficiency exams they will face upon transfer.

Six credits from the Core Curriculum Requirements should be scheduled each semester.

Some core courses can be taken in the summer and the Mini semesters.

Prior to the first semester, it is recommended that each Music student have an advising session with a Music Department Faculty member.