Major Requirements


All students pursuing a Music major must complete the following courses:

Required Courses:

MUSC 151Theory and Practice of Music I

4 units

MUSC 201The Ethics and Aesthetics of Sampling

4 units

MUSC 250Theory and Practice of Music II

4 units

MUSC 261Western Music and Culture: 1580-1829

4 units

MUSC 263Western Music and Culture: 1830 to the Present

4 units

MUSC 490Senior Seminar

4 units

Required Concentration

In addition to these 24 units required of all Music majors, students majoring in Music must pursue one of the following concentrations:

Music Production

Music Composition

Instrumental Performance

Vocal Performance

Ethnomusicology or Popular Music


Music Theory & Analysis