Requirements for a Major in Music: Piano Pedagogy and Accompanying Emphasis

Basic music courses: MUSC 101, 102, 105, 110, 201, 202, 205, 206, 211, 330, 354, 355, 409 and 410; sixteen credits in applied instrumental major (two per semester) taken in sequence; four credits of an approved ensemble or equivalency; Piano Proficiency Exam and Sophomore Comprehensive Exam. Music majors must also complete six credits of a foreign language or satisfy the Bellarmine College Bachelor of Arts foreign language proficiency requirement.  Students are highly encouraged to take two semesters of Music Technology.

Suggested Program of Study

Music: Piano Pedagogy and Accompanying Emphasis

Freshman Year

MUSI 111

2

MUSC 101

3

MUSC 110

2

ENGL 101

3

IDC. 100

1

IDC. 101

3

Elective

3
TOTAL 17

Missing node

2

MUSC 102

3

MUSC 105

1

Gen Ed HIST 116 or 117

3

Gen Ed Fine Arts: Music or Theatre

3

Gen Ed PHIL 160

3
TOTAL 15

Sophomore Year

*MUSI 211

2

MUSC 201

3

MUSC 205

1

MUSC 211

3

MUSE 155

1

Foreign Language Requirement 101

3

Gen Ed ENGL 200

3
TOTAL 16

*MUSI 212

2

MUSC 202

3

MUSC 206

1

MUSE 156

1

Gen Ed THEO 200

3

Foreign Language Requirement 102

3

Gen Ed IDC. 200

3
TOTAL 16

Junior Year

**MUSI 311

2

MUSC 354

2

MUSC 330

3

MUSE 255

1

Gen Ed Natural Science

3

Gen Ed PHIL 301

3
TOTAL 14

**MUSI 312

2

MUSC 355

2

MUSE 256

1

Gen Ed Mathematics

3

Gen Ed IDC. 301

3

Gen Ed Social Science

3

Elective

3
TOTAL 17

Senior Year

**MUSI 411

2

Gen Ed IDC. 401

3

Gen Ed Theology Elective

3

Gen Ed Natural Science

3

Elective

3

Elective

3
TOTAL 17

**MUSI 412

2

MUSC 410

1

MUSC 409

3

Elective

3

Elective

3

Elective

3
TOTAL 15

*Students enrolled in MUSI 211 and 212 must register for a Piano Pedagogy Lab.
**Students enrolled in MUSI 311 and beyond must register for a Piano Accompanying Lab. See the course description under MUSI 111-412, Piano, for full details.