2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog


Church Music, BM

University Requirements

Undergraduate degree (124 hour minimum)

Some School of Music majors require more than 124 hours to complete. See individual music requirements for details.

Upper-level coursework taken at TCU (42 hour minimum)

TCU Core Curriculum (39 hour minimum)

TCU Core Curriculum requirements can range from 39 to 63 hours depending on the choice of courses. Some courses may count in more than one area.

Music Requirements

Ensembles (4 hours total- .5 hour each semester)

Choral Ensemble-6 semesters

Any Ensemble-2 semesters

Studio Performance Lessons (16 hours)

Choose organ or voice lessons

Lower Division-8 hours

Upper Division-8 hours

Secondary Instrument Performance Lessons (4 hours)

Choose organ, voice or piano, whichever is not primary instrument

Music Theory (22 hours)

MUSI 10201Elementary Ear Training

1

MUSI 10203Elementary Theory

3

MUSI 10211Elementary Ear Training

1

MUSI 10213Elementary Theory

3

MUSI 20201Advanced Ear Training

1

MUSI 20203Advanced Theory

3

MUSI 20211Advanced Ear Training

1

MUSI 20213Advanced Theory

3

MUSI 30202Form and Analysis

2

MUSI 30222Modal Counterpoint

2

MUSI 30232Counterpoint

2

Music History (14 hours)

MUSI 20613History of Western Music I

3

MUSI 30602World Music for Music Majors

2

MUSI 30613History of Western Music II

3

MUSI 30623History of Western Music III

3

MUSI 50423Choral Literature

3

Conducting (4 hours)

MUSI 20512Introduction to Conducting

2

MUSI 30512Choral Conducting

2

Church Music (6 hours)

MUSI 30713Service Playing and Repertory

3

MUSI 30723Hymnology

3

Recitals (2 hours)

MUSP 30991Recital I

1

MUSP 40991Recital II

1

Music Electives (4 hours)

Acoustics (3 hours)

PHYS 20053Physics of Music and Sound

3

OR

MUSI 30343Electro-Acoustic Music

3

Religion Requirements

Introductory Religion (3 hours)

RELI 10023Understanding Religion: Communities

3

Church History or Religion and Learning (3 hours)

Choose three hours from

RELI 30323Christian Tradition: Emergence to the Renaissance

3

RELI 30333Christian Tradition: Reformation to Modernity

3

RELI 20703Leadership in Ministry

3

RELI 30653

Religion in the Arts (3 hours)

MUSI 30743