Dec 11, 2018  
2009-2010 Bulletin 
    
2009-2010 Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Courses


 
  
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    MA 150 - Survey of Calculus

    Credits: 3

    Prerequisite: C or better in MA 113 or three years of high school mathematics which include two years of algebra

    The basic concepts of differential and integral calculus with an emphasis on applications in business, life sciences, and social sciences.

    Note: This course does not substitute for MA 181 Calculus I.

  
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    MA 181 - Calculus I

    Credits: 3

    Prerequisite: MA 113 and MA 114, or MA 130

    A thorough treatment of differential calculus including the concepts of limits, continuity, derivatives, and applications of derivatives.

  
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    MA 182 - Calculus II

    Credits: 3

    Prerequisite: MA 181

    A thorough treatment of integral calculus including Riemann sums, applications of integrals, and techniques of integration, as well as the calculus of transcendental functions.

  
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    MA 283 - Calculus III

    Credits: 3

    Prerequisite: MA 182

    Sequences and series, conic sections, parameterized curves, polar equations, functions of several variables, partial derivatives, and multiple integration.

  
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    MA 284 - Calculus IV

    Credits: 3

    Prerequisite: MA 283

    Vectors in the plane and in space, vector-valued functions, directional derivatives and gradients, extreme values and Lagrange multipliers, and integration in vector fields, including Green’s Theorem, Stokes’ Theorem, and the Divergence Theorem.

  
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    MA 298 - Independent Study

    Credits: 1-3

    Prerequisite: MA 181 and permission of the Sciences and Mathematics Department Chair

    A faculty supervised course for math majors. It may meet as a class or it may be conducted as faculty-supervised research or as a reading course.

    Note: May be repeated for a maximum of six hours.

  
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    MA 301 - Concepts of Abstract Mathematics

    Credits: 3

    Prerequisite: MA 181

    Logic, sets, proof techniques, relations, functions, and real number systems.

  
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    MA 303 - Modern Geometry

    Credits: 3

    Prerequisite: MA 301

    Euclid’s axioms, incidence geometry, logic, Hilbert’s axioms, neutral geometry, history of the parallel postulate, non-Euclidean geometry and its philosophical implications.

  
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    MA 304 - Modern Algebra

    Credits: 3

    Prerequisite: MA 301

    A writing course with an emphasis on proofs. Groups, rings and fields.

  
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    MA 305 - Linear Algebra

    Credits: 3

    Prerequisite: MA 182

    Systems of linear equations, vectors, matrices, vector spaces, linear transformations, determinants, eigenvalues and eigenvectors, and applications.

  
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    MA 306 - Differential Equations

    Credits: 3

    Prerequisite: MA 182

    First-order linear and separable equations, second-order homogeneous and non-homogeneous equations, first-order systems, and Laplace transforms. Analytic, qualitative, and numerical techniques are used when appropriate.

  
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    MA 310 - Probability and Statistics

    Credits: 3

    Prerequisite: MA 283

    Probability, basic combinatorics, independence, discrete and continuous random variables, probability distributions, probability densities, expected values, joint random variables, introductory descriptive and inferential statistics.

  
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    MA 312 - Discrete Mathematics

    Credits: 3

    Prerequisite: MA 301

    Fundamental topics within discrete mathematics including permutations, combinations, binomial theorem, inclusion-exclusion, mathematical induction, recursion, iteration, relations, functions, and other selected topics.

  
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    MA 318 - Mathematics for Secondary School Teachers

    Credits: 3

    Prerequisite: MA 113 and one additional mathematics course numbered above MA 113.

    To prepare education majors to teach mathematics at the middle school or secondary level, this problem-based course will examine topics from the secondary school mathematics framework from an advanced perspective.

    Note: This course is required for the mathematics secondary education major and cannot be used as an upper-level elective for the mathematics major or mathematics minor.

  
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    MA 319 - Materials and Methods in the Teaching of Secondary Mathematics

    Credits: 3

    Prerequisite: Admission to Teacher Education Program Required of all mathematics majors who will be licensed in secondary mathematics

    Brief history of mathematics, objectives of the teaching of mathematics, consideration of topics that are or should be included in mathematics courses for junior and senior high school, a survey of instruction and technology in mathematics, and the use of these teaching techniques in specific teaching-learning activities. A minimum of ten hours of field experience beyond observation is required.

    Note: This course is required for the mathematics secondary education major and cannot be used as an upper-level elective for the mathematics major or mathematics minor.

  
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    MA 441 - Numerical Analysis

    Credits: 3

    Prerequisite: MA 305, 306 and proficiency with a computer programming language

    Selected topics from numerical solutions of equations, interpolation, approximation, numerical differentiation, numerical solution of systems of equations, and numerical solutions of differential equations.

  
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    MA 451 - Mathematical Statistics

    Credits: 3

    Prerequisite: MA 310

    Theory and applications of sampling distributions, point estimation, interval estimation, hypothesis testing, regression, correlation, analysis of variance, nonparametric tests.

  
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    MA 454 - Foundations of Mathematics

    Credits: 3

    Prerequisite: MA 182 and MA 301

    Predicate calculus, first order logic, Godel’s completeness theorem for first-order logic, Turing machines, discussion of Godel’s first incompleteness theorem, axiomatic systems for different number systems, for groups and for set theory.

  
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    MA 455 - Advanced Calculus I

    Credits: 3

    Prerequisite: MA 284 and MA 301

    A rigorous treatment of the concepts from calculus: ordering the real numbers, sequence limits, completeness of the real numbers, continuity and its consequences, uniform continuity, the derivative, chain rule, Cauchy’s law of the mean, Taylor’s formula with remainder, L’Hopital’s rule, Riemann integrals, integrability of continuous functions, products of integrable functions, improper integrals.

  
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    MA 457 - Complex Analysis

    Credits: 3

    Prerequisite: MA 284 and MA 301

    Introduction to functions of a single complex variable, which includes the complex number system, analytic functions, contour integrals, calculus of residues, conformal mappings, and applications.

  
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    MA 459 - Theory of Numbers

    Credits: 3

    Prerequisite: MA 301

    Properties of integers, properties of primes, divisibility, Euclidean algorithm, Diophantine equations, Chinese remainder theorem, Wilson’s theorem, Euler’s theorem, multiplicative functions, quadratic residues, applications, other selected topics.

  
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    MA 460 - Special Topics in Mathematics

    Credits: 3

    Prerequisite: Permission of the Sciences and Mathematics Department Chair

    This course will provide students with an opportunity to study areas of mathematics not available as a separate course.

    Note: May be repeated once (3-3)

  
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    MA 461 - General Topology

    Credits: 3

    Prerequisite: MA 284 and MA 301

    Set theory and logic, topological spaces and continuous functions, convergence, completeness, compactness, metric spaces, product and quotient topology, countability and separation axioms.

  
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    MS 1112 - Introduction to ROTC

    Credits: 2

    One hour lecture

    Two hours laboratory. Increases self-confidence through team study and activities in basic drill, physical fitness, rappelling, first aid, and basic marksmanship. Students learn fundamental concepts of leadership.

  
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    MS 1113 - Leader Development A (Compression)

    Credits: 3

    Two hours lecture Two hours laboratory

    Combine MS 1112 and MS 1122.

    Note: Students with MS 1112 or 1122 will not receive credit.

    Fall
  
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    MS 1122 - Introduction to Leadership

    Credits: 2

    One hour lecture Two hours laboratory

    Applies principles of effective leadership, develops communication skills to improve individual performance and group interaction, and relates organizational ethical values to the effectiveness of leaders.

  
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    MS 2113 - Advanced Leadership

    Credits: 3

    Two hours lecture Two hours laboratory

    Applies leadership and problem-solving principles to complex case studies/simulations. Examines principles of subordinate motivation and organizational skills.

    Fall
  
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    MS 2123 - Tactics and Officership

    Credits: 3

    Two hours lecture Two hours laboratory

    Introduces basic tactics. Examines national and Army values. Applies principles of ethical decision-making. Examines the legal and historical foundations, duties and functions of officers.

    Spring
  
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    MS 2223 - Leader Development B (Compression)

    Credits: 3

    Two hours lecture Two hours laboratory

    Combines MS 2112 and 2122.

    Note: Students with MS 2112 or 2122 will not receive credit.

  
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    MS 2256 - Introductory Leadership Course

    Credits: 6

    Summer leadership training course designed to introduce students to all facets of the military with a focus on understanding traditional military leadership values.

    Note: The equivalent of MS 1112, 1122, 2122; or 1113 and 2223.

    Summer
  
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    MS 3113 - Advanced Military Skills I

    Credits: 3

    Three hours lecture Two hours laboratory

    Prerequisite: MS 1112, 1122, 2112, and 2122 or instructor’s consent

    Detailed instruction on squad offensive and defensive tactics, to include specialized operations. Additional instruction in combat leadership and operations orders.

    Fall semester
  
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    MS 3123 - Advanced Military Skills II

    Credits: 3

    Three hours lecture Two hours laboratory

    Prerequisite: MS 1112, 1122, 2112, 2122, 3113 or instructor’s consent

    Advanced instruction on platoon tactical operations and small unit patrolling. Discussion on the operation and employment of weapons in the platoon.

    Spring Semester
  
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    MS 3376 - Advanced Leadership Course

    Credits: 6

    Prerequisite: MS 3113 and 3123

    Summer leadership training course designed to train and to evaluate cadet’s leadership ability and officer potential.

    Summer
  
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    MS 4000 - Directed Individual Study



    Note: Hours and credits to be arranged. Maximum of six hours.

  
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    MS 4114 - Leadership Challenges and Goal-Setting

    Credits: 4

    Three hours lecture Three hours laboratory

    Prerequisite: Military Science Status or consent of instructor

    Plan, conduct and evaluate activities of the ROTC organization. Develop confidence in skills to lead people and manage resources. Apply Army policies and programs.

    Fall
  
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    MS 4124 - Transition to Lieutenant

    Credits: 4

    Three hours lecture Three hours laboratory

    Prerequisite: Military Science Senior Status or consent of instructor

    Theory and practice of the laws of war, leadership, and resolving ethical problems.

  
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    MUS 100 - Music Appreciation

    Credits: 3

    This course is designed to develop in the student a knowledge and appreciation of music through directed listening and study.

  
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    MUS 101 - Theory I

    Credits: 3

    A study of the basic elements of music, including part-writing and harmonic analysis.

  
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    MUS 102 - Theory II

    Credits: 3

    A study of the basic elements of music, including part-writing and harmonic analysis.

  
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    MUS 103 - Theory Lab I

    Credits: 1

    Sight singing, dictation, and keyboard harmony.

  
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    MUS 104 - Theory Lab II

    Credits: 1

    Sight singing, dictation, and keyboard harmony.

  
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    MUS 105 - Introduction to Music Literature

    Credits: 3

    This course is designed to provide basic techniques of listening to music and to give an introduction to the musical styles of Western Art Music and music of other cultures.

  
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    MUS 106 - Jazz Ensemble

    Credits: 1

    An instrumental ensemble specializing in the performance of traditional and contemporary jazz.

    Note: Repeatable. Open to all students. Audition required.

  
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    MUS 108 - Instrumental Ensemble

    Credits: 1

    An instrumental ensemble which performs a variety of historical and contemporary literature.

    Note: Repeatable. Open to all students. Audition required.

  
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    MUS 110 - University Chorus

    Credits: 1

    A vocal ensemble which performs a variety of historical and contemporary literature.

    Note: Repeatable. Open to all students.

  
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    MUS 112 - New Horizon

    Credits: 1

    A vocal-instrumental ensemble specializing in contemporary popular music styles. The ensemble represents MUW in performances throughout the year.

    Note: Repeatable. Open to all students. Audition required.

  
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    MUS 114 - Chorale

    Credits: 1

    A select vocal ensemble which performs a variety of choral literature.

    Note: Repeatable. Open to all students. Audition required.

  
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    MUS 115 - Madrigal Singers

    Credits: 1

    A select vocal ensemble specializing in secular and sacred music of Renaissance.

    Note: Repeatable. Open to all students. Audition required.

  
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    MUS 116 - Male Ensemble

    Credits: 1

    A vocal ensemble which performs a variety of choral literature for male voices.

    Note: Repeatable. Open to all male students. Audition required.

  
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    MUS 121 - Major Piano, Voice

    Credits: 2

    Individual instruction in piano, or voice. Meets weekly for one hour.

    Note: Music majors only.

  
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    MUS 122 - Major Piano, Voice

    Credits: 2

    Individual instruction in piano or voice. Music majors must take each above listed course in their major area. Meets weekly for one hour.

    Note: Music majors only. Audition required.

  
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    MUS 123 - Class Piano

    Credits: 2

    Class instruction in basic keyboard techniques. Class Piano is intended for students who have not received previous instruction in piano.

    Note: MUS 123 may be repeated once.

  
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    MUS 125 - Elective Piano, Voice, Instruments

    Credits: 1

    Elective courses are for students not majoring or minoring in music.  Meets weekly for one-half hour.

    Note: Repeatable. A fee is required (see

  
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    MUS 126 - Class Guitar

    Credits: 2

    Class instruction on basic functional guitar techniques.

  
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    MUS 127 - Secondary Piano, Voice

    Credits: 2

    Individual instruction in piano or voice. Meets weekly for one hour.

    Note: Repeatable. Music majors and minors only. Audition required.

  
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    MUS 128 - Class Voice I

    Credits: 2

    Class instruction in basic vocal techniques. Class Voice I is intended for students who have not received previous instruction in voice.

  
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    MUS 129 - Class Voice II

    Credits: 2

    Class instruction in basic vocal techniques. Class Voice I is intended for students who have not received previous instruction in voice.

  
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    MUS 135 - Great American Theatre Musicals

    Credits: 3

    A study of artistic and technical development of the Broadway musical presented in a workshop exploration of music and scenes extracted from representative works.

  
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    MUS 151 - Introduction to Music Therapy I: Foundations

    Credits: 1

    An introduction to, and survey of, music therapy and the music therapy profession.

  
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    MUS 152 - Introduction To Music Therapy II: Populations

    Credits: 1

    Prerequisite: MUS 151

    A study of the potentials of music therapy with a variety of clinical populations including examination of the levels and areas of music therapy practice.

    Note: Music Therapy majors only.

  
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    MUS 201 - Theory III

    Credits: 3

    Prerequisite: MUS 101-102

    A continuation of the study of music theory, including extended harmony, counterpoint, and contemporary compositional practices.

  
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    MUS 202 - Theory IV

    Credits: 3

    Prerequisite: MUS 101-102

    A continuation of the study of music theory, including extended harmony, counterpoint, and contemporary compositional practices.

  
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    MUS 203 - Theory Lab III

    Credits: 1

    Prerequisite: MUS 103, 104

    Advanced sight singing, dictation, and keyboard harmony.

  
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    MUS 204 - Theory Lab IV

    Credits: 1

    Prerequisite: MUS 103, 104

    Advanced sight singing, dictation, and keyboard harmony.

  
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    MUS 215 - Diction for Singers

    Credits: 2

    Prerequisite: Permission of the Department Chair of Music and Theatre

    Instruction in phonetics for singing in Italian, French, German, and English.

  
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    MUS 220 - Class Instruments

    Credits: 2

    Instruction in the methods of teaching brass and woodwind instruments.

    Note: Open to Music Education majors only.

  
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    MUS 221 - Major Piano, Voice

    Credits: 2

    Individual instruction in piano or voice. Music majors must take each above listed course in their major area. Meets kly for one hour.

    Note: Music majors only. Audition required.

  
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    MUS 222 - Major Piano, Voice

    Credits: 2

    Individual instruction in piano or voice. Music majors must take each above listed course in their major area. Meets weekly for one hour.

    Note: Music majors only. Audition required.

  
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    MUS 242 - Computers in Music

    Credits: 3

    A combination lecture/laboratory course where students learn computer basics as they relate to music. Topics include computer music notation, MIDI sequencing, digital recording, digital sound processing, digital mastering, CAI software for music instruction, and music applications for the internet.

  
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    MUS 251 - Clinical Skills I

    Credits: 1

    A survey of structured instrumental, vocal, and movement techniques with an emphasis on development and application of leadership and music performance skills in therapeutic and recreational settings.

    Note: Music Therapy majors only.

  
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    MUS 252 - Clinical Skills II

    Credits: 1

    Prerequisite: MUS 251, 121 (piano) or 127 (piano).

    A survey of improvisational instrumental, vocal, and movement theory and techniques, with an emphasis on development and application in therapeutic settings.

    Note: Music Therapy majors only.

  
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    MUS 253 - Music Therapy Observation

    Credits: 1

    Prerequisite: Completion of MUS 151, 152

    Observation and/or clinical practicum in music therapy.

    Note: Music Therapy majors only.

  
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    MUS 255 - Psychology of Music

    Credits: 2

    A study of the basic psychological and acoustical processes of music as it relates to culture, perception, emotion, development, cognition, preference, and learning.

  
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    MUS 256 - Music Therapy Research Methods

    Credits: 2

    Prerequisite: PSY 101, MUS 255

    An introduction to music therapy research methods with an emphasis on the reading, evaluation, and application of research findings and techniques in music therapy practice.

    Note: Music Therapy majors only.

  
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    MUS 301 - History Of Music

    Credits: 3

    Prerequisite: MUS 105

    A study of the growth of music from the ancient systems and instruments through twentieth century developments, including music of Western and other cultures.

  
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    MUS 302 - History Of Music

    Credits: 3

    Prerequisite: MUS 105

    A study of the growth of music from the ancient systems and instruments through twentieth century developments, including music of Western and other cultures.

  
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    MUS 303 - Music Therapy Professional Skills

    Credits: 1

    Prerequisite: Junior standing

    An examination of the issues which the music therapy student must be aware of as they plan for life after graduation. Topics include preparing for the professional internship, obtaining board certification, and establishing a career as a music therapist.

    Note: Music Therapy majors only.

  
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    MUS 304 - Music for Children

    Credits: 3

    A consideration of the fundamental principles, techniques, and procedures for teaching music in the elementary schools, grades K-8. Opportunities for reading and using current literature and materials are included.

    Note: Open to General Education majors only.

  
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    MUS 305 - Form and Analysis

    Credits: 2

    Prerequisite: MUS 202

    A study of musical structure and style with analysis of representative works in the history of music.

  
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    MUS 315 - Conducting

    Credits: 3

    Prerequisite: MUS 201, 202, 203, 204

    A study of the fundamentals of choral and instrumental conducting.

    Note: Must be enrolled concurrently in MUS 114.

  
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    MUS 320 - Music Education Materials and Methods

    Credits: 3

    Prerequisite: Music Education majors.

    Preparation for teaching music at the elementary and secondary levels, including measurement and evaluation of learning and skill development. Areas of emphasis are singing, playing fretted and other instruments, rhythmic activity, general music classes, theory, and choral groups.

  
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    MUS 321 - Major Piano, Voice

    Credits: 2

    Individual instruction in piano or voice. Music majors must take each above listed course in their major area. Meets weekly for one hour.

    Note: Music majors only. Audition required.

  
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    MUS 322 - Major Piano, Voice

    Credits: 2

    Individual instruction in piano or voice.  Music majors must take each above listed course in their major area. Meets weekly for one hour.

    Note: Music majors only. Audition required.

  
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    MUS 323 - Piano Pedagogy

    Credits: 3

    A survey of materials and principles related to piano teaching.

  
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    MUS 324 - Voice Pedagogy

    Credits: 3

    A survey of materials and principles related to vocal teaching.

  
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    MUS 331 - Music Business

    Credits: 3

    A general study of the music industry and music business opportunities. Includes copyrighting, publishing, music licensing, unions and guilds, artist management, contracts, and music merchandising.

  
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    MUS 351 - Music Therapy with Children

    Credits: 2

    Prerequisite: Completion of MUS 151, 152

    Music therapy theories and techniques for children with special needs including developmental and physical disabilities, mental illness, and medical conditions.

    Note: Music Therapy majors only.

  
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    MUS 352 - Music Therapy with Adults

    Credits: 2

    Prerequisite: Completion of MUS 151, 152

    Music therapy theories and techniques for adults and older adults with special needs including mental illness, medical conditions, traumatic brain injury and cerebrovascular accident, Alzheimer’s disease and dementia.

    Note: Music Therapy majors only.

  
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    MUS 353 - Clinical Practicum I

    Credits: 1

    Prerequisite: Completion of MUS 151, 152, 251, 252,

    Field experience (observation and participation) in an approved clinical facility.

    Note: Music Therapy majors only.

  
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    MUS 354 - Clinical Practicum II

    Credits: 1

    Prerequisite: Completion of MUS 151, 152, 251, 252, 353

    Field experience (observation and participation) in an approved clinical facility.

    Note: Music Therapy majors only. ED 401, 407 Professional Education Semester - Music. (3, 9) These courses, listed under Education. ED 407 is taught by music faculty.

  
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    MUS 421 - Major Piano, Voice

    Credits: 2

    Individual instruction in piano or voice. Music majors must take each above listed course in their major area. Meets weekly for one hour.

    Note: Music majors only. Audition required.

  
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    MUS 422 - Major Piano, Voice

    Credits: 2

    Individual instruction in piano or voice. Music majors must take each above listed course in their major area. Meets weekly for one hour.

    Note: Music majors only. Audition required.

  
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    MUS 451 - Music Therapy Principles

    Credits: 2

    Prerequisite: Completion of MUS 151, 152, 251, 252, and passing score on all proficiency exams

    A study of current treatment theories and philosophies and their relationship to the principles of music therapy.

    Note: Music Therapy majors only.

  
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    MUS 452 - Music Therapy Practices

    Credits: 2

    Prerequisite: Completion of MUS 151, 152, 251, 252, 451, and passing score on all proficiency exams

    A study of music therapy ethical, cultural, and political issues as they relate to professional music therapy practice.

    Note: Music Therapy majors only.

  
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    MUS 453 - Clinical Practicum III

    Credits: 1

    Prerequisite: Completion of MUS 151, 152, 251, 252, 353, 354

    Field experience (observation and participation) in an approved clinical facility.

    Note: Music Therapy majors only.

  
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    MUS 454 - Clinical Practicum IV

    Credits: 1

    Prerequisite: Completion of MUS 151, 152, 251, 252, 353, 354

    Field experience (observation and participation) in an approved clinical facility.

    Note: Music Therapy majors only.

  
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    MUS 455 - Advanced Clinical Practicum

    Credits: 1

    Prerequisite: Completion of MUS 151, 152, 251, 252, 255, 256, 351, 352, 353, 354

    Advanced field experience (observation and participation) in an approved clinical facility.

    Note: Music Therapy majors only.

  
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    MUS 460 - Music Therapy Internship

    Credits: 1

    Prerequisite: Completion of all coursework for the music therapy major

    A 1020-hour approved clinical internship undertaken with the approval of the Music Therapy faculty advisor and the Department Chair of Music and Theatre.

    Note: Music Therapy majors only.

  
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    NU 104 - Math Application for Nurses

    Credits: 1

    15 contact hours

    This elective course will enhance the students’ understanding of basic mathematic skills and their eventual application to accurate calculation of drug and solution dosages. Basic math concepts of number systems, fractions, decimals, percentages, ratio and proportion, and systems of measurement will be reviewed and practiced for future computation of drug dosages.

    Note: Open to non-nursing majors. This course cannot be used to satisfy graduation requirements.

    Fall and Spring Semesters
  
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    NU 105 - Pre-Nursing Seminar

    Credits: 1

    15 contact hours

    This elective course is designed to provide the pre-nursing student with an overview of the nursing school experience. The student will participate in weekly one hour seminars to explore the realities of nursing school and help develop skills for success.

    Note: Open to non-nursing majors.

    Spring Semester
 

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