Requirements – Music Ed

Bachelor of Music Education Requirements
Core Requirements
ED 1100 Introduction to Education
ED 2302Education Technology (replaces CL 1101 in gen. ed.)
ED 2303 Exceptional Children
ED 3308Educational Psychology
ED 3311 Methods and Materials Middle and High School
ED 4203 Student Teaching Seminar
ED 4300 Discipline and Classroom Management Middle and High School
EDMU 4601 Directed Teaching
EDMU 4602 Directed Teaching
PEH 2300 Contemporary Health Topics
Must take one of the following:
EDMG 2301 Adolescent Development
PSY 2301 Human Development
Supporting Requirements
These courses may be used to satisfy the general education requirements.
ED 2300 Foundations of Education
Must take one of the following:
POLS 1301 American National Government
POLS 2302 State and Local Government
Must take six hours of the same foreign language (Spanish is recommended)
Music Discipline Courses
MUS 1339 Music Theory I
MUS 1340Music Theory II
MUS 1139Aural Skills I
MUS 1140Aural Skills II
MUS 2320 History of Music I: Beginnings to Baroque
MUS 2339 Music Theory III
MUS 2139Aural Skills III
MUS 3147 Junior Recital (*optional)
MUS 3205 Methods of Teaching Music in the Elementary School
MUS 3219 Methods of Teaching Music in the Middle School
MUS 3220 Methods of Teaching Music in Secondary School
MUS 3320History of Music II: Classical/Romantic Period (1750-1850)
MUS 3340 History of Music III: Late Romantic to Present (1850-Present)
MUS 4227 Music and Computers (*optional, but recommended)
MUS 4147Senior Recital

Emphasis Requirements

Students must complete one of the following emphases: vocal, piano /organ, instrumental, or guitar.

Vocal Emphasis
MUS 2233 Lyric Diction
MUS 3251Vocal Pedagogy
MUS 3274Instrumental Method
MUS 3277 Conducting
Must take eight hours of Kentucky Wesleyan Singers.
Must take fourteen hours of Applied Music – Voice.
Must take four hours of Applied Music – Piano (or show proficiency).
Piano/Organ Emphasis
MUS 3241 Piano/Organ Pedagogy
MUS 3248 Accompaniment
Must take one of the following:
MUS 3203 Applied Music Literature - Piano
MUS 3232 Applied Music - Organ
MUS 3277Conducting
Must take eight hours of one of the following:
Kentucky Wesleyan Singers
Kentucky Wesleyan Band
Panther Pianists
Must take sixteen hours of Applied Music – Piano
Must take two hours of Applies Music – keyboard secondary Piano or Organ
Instramental Emphasis
MUS 2276 Orchestration
MUS 2277 Instrumental Music Literature
MUS 3274 Instrumental Methods
MUS 3277 Conducting
Must take eight hours of Kentucky Wesleyan Band
Must take fourteen hours of instrumental Applied Music in major instrument.
Must take four hours of Applied Music – Piano (or show proficiency).
Guitar Emphasis
MUS 3202Applied Music Literature: Guitar
MUS 3245 Guitar Pedagogy
MUS 3274 Instrumental Methods
MUS 3277 Conducting
Must take fourteen hours of Applied Music – Guitar
Must take four hours of Applied Music – Piano (or show proficiency).
Must take eight hours of Kentucky Wesleyan Singers, Band, or Panther Pianists.