Program Overview

Music (AA) Requirements

Required Core Courses Units
MUS. 100 Fundamentals of Music 3 units
MUS. 105 Music Theory I 3 units
MUS. 106 Music Theory II 3 units
MUS. 111 Musicianship I 1 unit
MUS. 112 Musicianship II 1 unit
MUS. 301 Piano I 2 units
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MUS. 115 Music, Art and Ideas 3 units
MUS. 202 Music Appreciation 3 units
MUS. 204 Music History 3 units
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MUS. 250 World Music 3 units
MUS. 275 History of Jazz 3 units
MUS. 276 Hip Hop: Culture and Politics 3 units
MUS. 286 Business of Independent Music 3 units
MUS. 290 Introduction to MIDI Music (Musical Instrument Digital Interface) 2 or 3 units
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MUS. 302 Piano II 2 units
MUS. 303 Piano III 2 units
MUS. 304 Piano IV 2 units
MUS. 355 Violin/Viola I 2 units
MUS. 356 Violin/Viola II 2 units
MUS. 357 Violin/Viola III 2 units
MUS. 358 Violin/Viola IV 2 units
MUS. 377 Guitar I 2 units
MUS. 378 Intermediate Guitar 2 units
MUS. 379 Advanced Guitar 2 units
MUS. 380 Guitar IV 2 units
MUS. 401 Voice I 2 units
MUS. 402 Voice II 2 units
MUS. 403 Voice III 2 units
MUS. 404 Voice IV 2 units
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MUS. 287.1 Urban Music Ensemble I 1 unit
MUS. 287.2 Urban Music Ensemble II 1 unit
MUS. 287.3 Urban Music Ensemble III 1 unit
MUS. 287.4 Urban Music Ensemble IV 1 unit
MUS. 383.1 Guitar Ensemble I 1 unit
MUS. 383.2 Guitar Ensemble II 1 unit
MUS. 383.3 Guitar Ensemble III 1 unit
MUS. 383.4 Guitar Ensemble IV 1 unit
MUS. 410.1 Voice for the Musical Theater Production I 2 units
MUS. 410.2 Voice for the Musical Theater Production II 2 units
MUS. 410.3 Voice for the Musical Theater Production III 2 units
MUS. 410.4 Voice for the Musical Theater Production IV 2 units
MUS. 420.1 Orchestra for the Musical Theater Production 2 units
MUS. 430.1 Concert Band I 1 unit
MUS. 430.2 Concert Band II 1 unit
MUS. 430.3 Concert Band III 1 unit
MUS. 430.4 Concert Band IV 1 unit
MUS. 440.1 Symphony Orchestra I 1 unit
MUS. 440.2 Symphony Orchestra II 1 unit
MUS. 440.3 Symphony Orchestra III 1 unit
MUS. 440.4 Symphony Orchestra IV 1 unit
MUS. 450.1 Jazz Band I 1 unit
MUS. 450.2 Jazz Band II 1 unit
MUS. 450.3 Jazz Band III 1 unit
MUS. 450.4 Jazz Band IV 1 unit
MUS. 470.1 Concert Choir I 1 unit
MUS. 470.2 Concert Choir II 1 unit
MUS. 470.3 Concert Choir III 1 unit
MUS. 470.4 Concert Choir IV 1 unit
MUS. 485.1 Vocal Jazz Ensemble I 1 unit
MUS. 485.2 Vocal Jazz Ensemble II 1 unit
MUS. 485.3 Vocal Jazz Ensemble III 1 unit
MUS. 485.4 Vocal Jazz Ensemble IV 1 unit
Total Required Major Units: 27

And required General Education coursework and electives as needed to meet the minimum 60 units required for the Associate degree.

Please refer to the AA/AS Degree Requirements for more information.