2019-2020 Academic Catalog & Student Handbooks 
    
    Jan 18, 2020  
2019-2020 Academic Catalog & Student Handbooks [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Music, Education (Non-Certification), B.S.


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This degree will provide students with hands-on leadership and learning opportunities, focusing on music teaching methods and childhood development. This degree will prepare graduates to work in educational settings outside of the public school classroom. Students have the flexibility to earn a music degree emphasizing theoretical and music knowledge as well as teaching methodologies without pursuing state endorsed teacher certification.

University Core and General Education Electives


University of Mobile’s undergraduate program is comprised of the College of Arts and Sciences, College of Health Professions, Alabama College for Professional and Continuing Studies, Alabama School of the Arts, School of Business, School of Christian Studies, and School of Education. All University of Mobile undergraduate students are required to complete certain basic courses that apply uniformly to the Bachelor of Arts degree, the Bachelor of Business Administration degree, the Bachelor of Science degree, the Bachelor of Science in Nursing, and the Bachelor of Music degree unless otherwise noted. These are identified as basic course (general education) requirements. 

Requirements (Please see NOTES section below)


*Notes:


  1. Consult with your College/School advisor for specific and/or additional requirements relating to general education courses. For example, COM 101  is required for business, Christian studies, and education majors and teacher certification students. MA 110  is required for all majors in the School of Business. Education majors and teacher certification students have very specific requirements, particularly regarding English, Mathematics, History, and Laboratory Sciences.
  2. FS 100 Freshman Seminar (1 semester hour) is required for freshmen only. 
  3. Students earning a Bachelor of Arts degree must also complete twelve semester hours of a foreign language. See specific requirements in the World Languages section of the catalog.
  4. Students earning a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Studio Art, or Graphic Design must also complete six semester hours of a foreign language.
  5. Students earning a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in English, Creative Writing must also complete twelve semester hours of a foreign language.
  6. Students earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Management must also complete PSY 201 .  Students earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing must also complete AR 226 .

 

Additional Requirements:


All Music Education (Non-Certification) Majors completing the B.S. degree must take the following courses as part of their General Education electives:

 

Ensemble Participation:


Music Education (Non-Certification) majors are expected to participate in a large ensemble each semester.

  1. Vocal/Choral music education students should participate in University Singers (eight sequential semesters) and a secondary (small) choral ensemble (four semesters/audit approved).
  2. Instrumental music education students should participate in the Symphonic Winds or Chamber Strings/Orchestra (eight sequential semesters) and a secondary (small) instrumental ensemble (four semesters/audit approved).

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