Music 470

MUSC 470

Catalog Entry

MUSC470. Fourth Year Applied Music
Credit Hours (1-3).

One-half hour (one credit) or one-hour private lesson (two or three credits). Three credits available to performance majors only.

Prerequisite: Completion of MUSC372 with a grade of "C" or better.

Upper level applied music instruction for students who have met their major requirements in applied music. May be taken again for credit.


Detailed Description of Content of Course

Private instruction in the Applied Music Level System at levels VII or higher as appropriate to the student's level of advancement.

  • Covers technique, repertoire, musicianship, sight-reading.
  • Specific requirements for each level of competency in each applied area are on file in the Department of Music office.


Detailed Description of Conduct of Course

Applied private music lessons.

  • One-half hour per week for one academic credit.
  • One hour per week for two academic credits.


Goals and Objectives of the Course

Students are expectied to develop both technical and musical skill advancement in applied music performance.


Assessment Measures

The applied teacher assesses progress made in the advancement of technical and musical skills at the end of each semester relative to technical and musical skills demonstrated at the beginning of each semester.

An applied music jury is optional. If the students chooses to perform for a jury, the jury determines if a level of competency has been achieved and assigns a final grade. The final grade for the course is the average of the grade assigned by the jury and the grade assigned by the applied teacher following the jury performance.


Other Course Information


Approval and Subsequent Reviews

May 2006 Reviewed E. Fellin, Chairman