Music

Associate of Arts Degree with Designation

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Recommended basic skills are

Music, as all of the arts, is an expression and transcendence of the human experience. Music courses serve as an introduction into the examination of sound as a vibrant art form as well as to provide training in performance and composition. The Music Department’s offerings of humanities and performance classes are open to all students beginning through advanced. Consultation with the program director is recommended for course placement while consultation with the program director is required for applied music study.

Courses marked with an asterisk [*] are not currently offered at PPCC.

Written Communication

Six (6) credit hours

ENG 121

English Composition I: CO1

3

ENG 122

English Composition II: CO2

3

OR

 

 

ENG 122

English Composition II: CO2

(3)

ENG 201

English Composition III: CO3

(3)

Mathematics

Three (3) credit hours gtPathways Mathematics course (MA1), but not MAT 155 or MAT 156

GT-MA1:

MAT 120, MAT 121, MAT 122, MAT 123, MAT 125, MAT 135, MAT 166, MAT 201, MAT 202, MAT 203, MAT 204, MAT 215, MAT 261*, MAT 265

Arts and Humanities

Six (6) credit hours gtPathways Arts and Humanities courses (AH1)

MUS 121

Music History Medieval thru Classical Period: AH1

3

MUS 122

Music History Early Romantic Period to the Present: AH1

3

History

Three (3) credit hours gtPathways History course (HI1)

GT-HI1:

HIS 101, HIS 102, HIS 111, HIS 112, HIS 121, HIS 122, HIS 203, HIS 205, HIS 207, HIS 208, HIS 215, HIS 218, HIS 225, HIS 235, HIS 236, HIS 243, HIS 244, HIS 245*, HIS 246*, HIS 247, HIS 249, HIS 250, HIS 251, HIS 255, HIS 259, HIS 260

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Six (6) credit hours gtPathways Social and Behavioral Sciences courses (SS1, SS2, SS3)

GT-SS1:

AGE 102*, ECO 101*, ECO 201, ECO 202, ECO 211*, ECO 245, POS 105, POS 111, POS 125, POS 205, POS 215, POS 225

GT-SS2:

GEO 105, GEO 106

GT-SS3:

AGR 260*, ANT 101, ANT 102*, ANT 103, ANT 104, ANT 107, ANT 108*, ANT 201, ANT 215, ANT 225, ANT 250*, COM 220, CRJ 110, ETH 200, JOU 105, PSY 101, PSY 102, PSY 205, PSY 217, PSY 226, PSY 227, PSY 231*, PSY 235, PSY 238, PSY 240*, PSY 249, PSY 265, SOC 101, SOC 102, SOC 205, SOC 207, SOC 215, SOC 216, SOC 218, SOC 220, SOC 231, SOC 237, WST 200, WST 225*, WST 240*, WST 249*

Natural and Physical Sciences

Seven (7) credit hours gtPathways Natural and Physical Sciences courses (SC1, SC2), including at least one (1) lab course course (SC1).

GT-SC1:

AGY 240, ANT 111, AST 101, AST 102, BIO 104, BIO 105, BIO 111, BIO 112, BIO 201, BIO 202, BIO 204, BIO 208*, BIO 220, BIO 221, BIO 224, CHE 101, CHE 102, CHE 105*, CHE 111, CHE 112, ENV 101, GEO 111, GEO 112, GEY 111, GEY 112, GEY 135, MET 150, NRE 251*, PHY 105, PHY 107*, PHY 111, PHY 112, PHY 211, PHY 212, SCI 155, SCI 156

GT-SC2

AST 155, BIO 103, BIO 116*, ENV 110, GEY 108, SCI 105*

Additional Required Courses

Twenty-six (26) credit hours

MUS 110

Music Theory I

3

MUS 111

Music Theory II

3

MUS 112

Ear Training/Sight–singing I Lab

1

MUS 113

Ear Training/Sight–singing II Lab

1

MUS 131

Music Class I

2

MUS 141

Private Instruction

2

MUS 142

Private Instruction

2

MUS 151

Ensemble I

1

MUS 152

Ensemble II

1

MUS 210

Music Theory III

3

MUS 211

Music Theory IV

3

MUS 212

Advanced Ear Training/Sight–singing I Lab

1

MUS 213

Advanced Ear Training/Sight–singing II Lab

1

MUS 241

Private Instruction

2

MUS 242

Private Instruction

2

MUS 251

Ensemble I

1

MUS 252

Ensemble II

1

Electives

Three (3) credit hours Music courses

Total Credit Hours

60