The Minor in Music

Course Requirements for the Minor: 21 units

The following courses, or their approved transfer equivalents, are required of all candidates for this minor.

2 courses required:

MUSC 219 Fundamentals of Music 3.0 FS
MUSC 292 Major Music Figures in Western Civilization 3.0 FS

Note: With faculty approval, a student may substitute MUSC 101 and MUSC 105 for MUSC 219.

2 courses selected from:

MUSC 291 American Music 3.0 FS *
MUSC 293 History of Jazz 3.0 SP
MUSC 294 History of Rock Music 3.0 FA
MUSC 296 African American Music 3.0 FS * USD

This course is also offered as AFAM 296.

MUSC 370 Seminar in Music History and Literature: Instrumental 3.0 FS
Prerequisites: Faculty permission.
MUSC 371 Seminar in Music History and Literature: Keyboard 3.0 FS
Prerequisites: Faculty permission.
MUSC 372 Seminar in Music History and Literature: Vocal 3.0 FS
Prerequisites: Faculty permission.

1 course selected from:

MUSC 109 Introduction to Music Technology 3.0 FA
MUSC 309 Music Industry 3.0 FS WP
Prerequisites: ENGL 130 (or its equivalent) with a grade of C- or higher.

6 units selected from:

Any Music (MUSC) courses selected in consultation with an advisor. Performing ensembles are strongly encouraged.