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Course ID:MUSI 1022. 1 hour.
Course Title:Introduction to Music Therapy
Course
Description:
Provides an introduction to the field of music therapy and prepares students for their first clinical assignments.
Athena Title:Introduction to Music Therapy
Prerequisite:Permission of major
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 1100. 2 hours.
Course Title:Music Theory I
Course
Description:
Music fundamentals and the beginning of diatonic harmony, part-writing, and analysis.
Athena Title:Music Theory I
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Corequisite:MUSI 1110
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 1110. 2 hours. 2 hours lecture and 2 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Aural Skills I
Course
Description:
Fundamentals of ear training involving aural perception of materials of Music Theory I. Laboratory in aural skills drill and keyboard harmony included.
Athena Title:Aural Skills I
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Corequisite:MUSI 1100
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 1120. 2 hours.
Course Title:Music Theory II
Course
Description:
A continuation of the material of Music Theory I through more complex diatonic part-writing and analysis through beginning chromatic harmony and analysis. Keyboard harmony work is included.
Athena Title:Music Theory II
Prerequisite:MUSI 1100 and MUSI 1110
Corequisite:MUSI 1130
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 1130. 2 hours. 2 hours lecture and 2 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Aural Skills II
Course
Description:
Ear training involving diatonic and beginning chromatic materials.
Athena Title:Aural Skills II
Prerequisite:MUSI 1100 and MUSI 1110
Corequisite:MUSI 1120
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 1700. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 4 hours credit.
Course Title:Applied Music Instruction for the Non-Music Major
Course
Description:
Applied music instruction (instrumental or vocal) offered at all levels through enrollment in the University of Georgia Community Music School.
Athena Title:Applied Music for Non Major
Nontraditional Format:Weekly vocal or instrumental one-on-one applied instruction with seminar.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 1810. 2 hours. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit.
Course Title:Freshman Applied Instruction
Course
Description:
Applied instruction in a musical instrument or voice for the freshman year.
Athena Title:Freshman Applied Instruction
Nontraditional Format:Weekly instruction in a major or secondary applied instrument or voice, both one-on-one and in seminar.
Prerequisite:Permission of major
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 1820. 2 hours. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit.
Course Title:Applied Music Instruction
Course
Description:
Applied instruction in a musical instrument or voice for the second semester of the freshman year.
Athena Title:Applied Music Instruction
Nontraditional Format:Weekly instruction in a major or secondary applied instrument, voice, or composition, both one-on-one and in seminar. Credit hours vary according to degree program and reflect differing performance expectations and literature difficulty.
Prerequisite:MUSI 1810 or permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 2000. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 4 hours credit.
Course Title:Guitar for Beginners
Course
Description:
An introduction to guitar playing. Students will learn basic fundamentals that will allow them to perform well-known songs as well as music that is less familiar. A variety of styles will be explored, including rock, blues, folk, and classical. Students must provide their own acoustic guitar.
Athena Title:Guitar for Beginners
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in MUSI 3400
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 2010. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 8 hours credit.
Course Title:Beginning Steel Drum Band  
Course
Description:
Provides students with the opportunity to not only study the traditional music of Trinidad, but also to experience this music through performance. Students will also learn about the history and evolution of the steel drum.
Athena Title:Beginning Steel Drum Band
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 2020E. 3 hours.
Course Title:Introduction to Music
Course
Description:
The art of music listening involving study of the evolution of a wide range of musical styles from both western and non- Western traditions. The course's approach is substantially chronological, with elements of music also being covered.
Athena Title:Introduction to Music
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in MUSI 2020
Nontraditional Format:This course will be taught 95% or more online.
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 2020. 3 hours.
Course Title:Introduction to Music
Course
Description:
The art of music listening involving study of the evolution of a wide range of musical styles from both western and non-western traditions. The course's approach is substantially chronological with elements of music also being covered.
Athena Title:Introduction to Music
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in MUSI 2020E
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 2021. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 2 hours credit.
Course Title:Music Therapy Practicum I
Course
Description:
Beginning level of practical experience in conducting music therapy sessions with selected clients. Includes observation, assisting, planning, implementation, and documentation of weekly music therapy sessions throughout the semester.
Athena Title:Music Therapy Practicum I
Nontraditional Format:Field work under the supervision of a licensed music therapist (2-4 hours per week in the field plus preparation time).
Prerequisite:MUSI 1022
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 2022. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 2 hours credit.
Course Title:Music Therapy Practicum II
Course
Description:
Continuation of beginning level of practical experience in conducting music therapy sessions with selected clients. Includes assessment, planning, implementation, and documentation of weekly music therapy sessions throughout the semester.
Athena Title:Music Therapy Practicum II
Nontraditional Format:Field work under the supervision of a licensed music therapist (2-4 hours per week in the field plus preparation time).
Prerequisite:MUSI 2021
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 2030. 3 hours.
Course Title:Introduction to the Study of Music
Course
Description:
Historical and cultural approaches to the study of music from both western and non-western traditions.
Athena Title:INTRO STUDY OF MUS
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 2040E. 3 hours.
Course Title:History of Popular Music
Course
Description:
Rotating subjects in popular music, drawing upon a wide variety of influences and ethnicities. Course content will be drawn from such topics as jazz, Hispanic styles and influences, folksong, and American musical theatre.
Athena Title:HIST POP MUSIC
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in MUSI 2040
Nontraditional Format:This course will be taught 95% or more online.
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 2040. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit.
Course Title:History of Popular Music
Course
Description:
Rotating subjects in popular music, drawing upon a wide variety of influences and ethnicities. Course content will be drawn from such topics as jazz, Hispanic styles and influences, folksong, and American musical theatre.
Athena Title:History of Popular Music
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in MUSI 2040E
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 2050. 3 hours.
Course Title:Survey of Jazz History
Course
Description:
A historical survey of the development of jazz as an indigenous American art form.
Athena Title:SURVEY JAZZ HISTORY
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 2060. 3 hours.
Course Title:History and Analysis of Rock Music
Course
Description:
The study of rock music from its origins to the present. Examination of the place of rock music in society, from its roots in African American blues and European American folk to its place in current society.
Athena Title:History Analysis Rock Music
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 2070. 3 hours.
Course Title:Música Latina
Course
Description:
Introduction to a variety of music from Latin America and from Latino communities within the United States. Music will be studied within its historical and cultural contexts. Students will learn to recognize different genres and musical styles and will critique how changes in immigration, transnationalism, and economic globalization have affected Latin American and Latino music and music-making.
Athena Title:MÚSICA LATINA
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 2080E. 3 hours.
Course Title:African American Music
Course
Description:
A survey of musical styles created and/or developed by African Americans in North America from the 17th century to the 21st century. Includes a socio-cultural approach drawing from the African heritage to other continental appropriations. Key personalities in the development of the African American music culture and their contributions will also be examined.
Athena Title:African American Music
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in MUSI 2080, AFST 2080, AFAM 2080
Nontraditional Format:This course will be taught 95% or more online.
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI(AFST)(AFAM) 2080. 3 hours.
Course Title:African American Music
Course
Description:
A survey of musical styles created and/or developed by African Americans in North America from c. 17th century to the 21st century. Includes socio-cultural approach drawing from the African heritage to other continental appropriations. Key personalities in the development of the African American music culture and their contributions will also be examined.
Athena Title:African American Music
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in MUSI 2080E
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every even-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 2090. 3 hours.
Course Title:Music and Film
Course
Description:
Explores the history and aesthetics of film music. The course relies on three assumptions: 1) that a film's score fundamentally alters the viewer's perception of the film; 2) that the film's images affect the way the viewer hears the music; and 3) that the combination of music and images can have a much greater impact on the viewer than either medium alone.
Athena Title:MUSIC AND FILM
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 2100. 2 hours.
Course Title:Music Theory III
Course
Description:
Chromatic harmony involving part-writing, composition, and analysis.
Athena Title:Music Theory III
Prerequisite:MUSI 1120 and MUSI 1130
Corequisite:MUSI 2110
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 2110. 2 hours. 2 hours lecture and 2 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Aural Skills III
Course
Description:
Ear training involving chromatic melodic and harmonic materials.
Athena Title:Aural Skills III
Prerequisite:MUSI 1120 and MUSI 1130
Corequisite:MUSI 2100
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 2120. 2 hours.
Course Title:Music Theory IV
Course
Description:
Advanced chromatic harmony and contemporary compositional methods and materials.
Athena Title:Music Theory IV
Prerequisite:(MUSI 2100 and MUSI 2110) or permission of department
Corequisite:MUSI 2130
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 2130. 2 hours. 2 hours lecture and 2 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Aural Skills IV
Course
Description:
Ear training involving advanced chromatic harmony and contemporary materials.
Athena Title:Aural Skills IV
Prerequisite:(MUSI 2100 and MUSI 2110) or permission of department
Corequisite:MUSI 2120
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 2200H. 3 hours.
Course Title:Honors Seminar in Music
Course
Description:
Discussion of music and the broad evolution of musical styles from both western and non-western traditions. Students will explore a variety of individual musical topics and participate in class discussions on the creation, performance, and reception of music.
Athena Title:HONORS SEM IN MUSIC
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in MUSI 2020
Prerequisite:Permission of Honors
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 2300. 3 hours.
Course Title:Music in Athens
Course
Description:
Explores national and international musical and cultural trends. The course draws from Athens, Georgia’s diverse musical communities and their histories, exploring the rock, hip hop, and indie popular music scenes along with African-American traditions, folk and traditional musics, and the emergent Latin music scene.
Athena Title:Music in Athens
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in MUSI 2300H
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 2300H. 3 hours.
Course Title:Music in Athens (Honors)
Course
Description:
Explores national and international music. The course draws from Athens, Georgia’s diverse musical communities and their histories, exploring the rock, hip hop, and indie popular music scenes along with African-American traditions, folk and traditional musics, and the emergent Latin music scene.
Athena Title:Music in Athens (Honors)
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in MUSI 2300
Prerequisite:Permission of Honors
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every odd-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 2400. 1 hour.
Course Title:Voice Class I
Course
Description:
Basic principles and methods of vocal performance and pedagogy.
Athena Title:VOICE CLASS I
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 2410. 1 hour.
Course Title:Voice Class II
Course
Description:
Basic principles and methods of vocal performance and pedagogy.
Athena Title:Voice Class II
Prerequisite:MUSI 2400 or permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 2420. 1 hour.
Course Title:Voice Class III
Course
Description:
Basic principles and methods of vocal performance and pedagogy.
Athena Title:Voice Class III
Prerequisite:MUSI 2410 or permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 2430. 1 hour.
Course Title:Voice Class IV
Course
Description:
Basic principles and methods of vocal performance and pedagogy.
Athena Title:Voice Class IV
Prerequisite:MUSI 2420 or permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 2440. 1 hour.
Course Title:Voice Class V
Course
Description:
Basic principles and methods of vocal performance and pedagogy.
Athena Title:Voice Class V
Prerequisite:MUSI 2430 or permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 2450. 1 hour.
Course Title:Voice Class VI
Course
Description:
Basic principles and methods of vocal performance and pedagogy.
Athena Title:Voice Class VI
Prerequisite:MUSI 2440 or permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 2460. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 2 hours credit.
Course Title:Voice Class for the Non-Music Major
Course
Description:
Basic principles and methods of vocal performance and pedagogy for the non-music major.
Athena Title:NON-MAJOR VOICE
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 2500. 1 hour.
Course Title:Piano Class I
Course
Description:
Functional keyboard skills for satisfying the piano proficiency requirement.
Athena Title:PIANO CLASS I
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 2510. 1 hour.
Course Title:Piano Class II
Course
Description:
Functional keyboard skills for satisfying the piano proficiency requirement.
Athena Title:PIANO CLASS II
Prerequisite:MUSI 2500 or permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 2520. 1 hour.
Course Title:Piano Class III
Course
Description:
Functional keyboard skills for satisfying the piano proficiency requirement.
Athena Title:PIANO CLASS III
Prerequisite:MUSI 2510 or permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 2530. 1 hour.
Course Title:Piano Class IV
Course
Description:
Functional keyboard skills for satisfying the piano proficiency requirement. The exam for this semester is the piano proficiency.
Athena Title:PIANO CLASS IV
Prerequisite:MUSI 2520 or permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 2540. 1 hour.
Course Title:Piano Class V
Course
Description:
Functional keyboard skills for students who have completed the piano proficiency requirement.
Athena Title:PIANO CLASS V
Prerequisite:MUSI 2530 or permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 2550. 1 hour.
Course Title:Piano Class VI
Course
Description:
Functional keyboard skills for students who have completed the piano proficiency requirement.
Athena Title:Piano Class VI
Prerequisite:MUSI 2540 or permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 2810. 2 hours. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit.
Course Title:Sophomore Applied Instruction
Course
Description:
Applied instruction for music majors in a musical instrument or voice for the sophomore year.
Athena Title:Sophomore Applied Instruction
Nontraditional Format:Weekly instruction in a major or secondary applied instrument or voice, both one-on-one and in seminar.
Prerequisite:MUSI 1810
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 2820. 2 hours. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit.
Course Title:Sophomore Applied Instruction and Recital
Course
Description:
Applied instruction and recital for music majors in a musical instrument or voice for the sophomore year. Required for BM-Music Performance majors but optional for all other undergraduate music degrees.
Athena Title:Soph App Instruct and Recital
Nontraditional Format:Weekly instruction in a major or secondary applied instrument or voice, both one-on-one and in seminar and recital preparation for that applied instrument or voice.
Prerequisite:MUSI 1810
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI(AFST) 2860. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 4 hours credit.
Course Title:African Music Ensemble
Course
Description:
An ensemble performing choral, dance, and instrumental music from Africa including sacred, secular, and popular music.
Athena Title:AFR MUS ENSEMBLE
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI(AFAM) 2960. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit.
Course Title:African American Percussive Music: From Africa to the Americas
Course
Description:
Traditional and contemporary African American percussion music beginning with its African heritage and tracking its development throughout the Americas, with particular emphasis on the United States. Teaching/learning strategies include in-class performance, demonstrations, audiovisuals, and lectures. No previous music performance background is required.
Athena Title:AFR AM PERC MUS
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 3020. 3 hours.
Course Title:World Music Survey: Africa, Europe, and the Americas
Course
Description:
Surveys music cultures of Africa, Europe, and the Americas excluding western art music. An exploration of their structures, forms, instruments, performance practices, contexts, and roles in social, cultural, and global systems.
Athena Title:WORLD MUS: WEST HEM
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 3021. 3 hours.
Course Title:World Music Survey: Middle East, Asia, and Oceana
Course
Description:
Survey of music cultures from the Middle/Near East, Asia, and Oceana. An exploration of their structures, forms, instruments, performance practices, contexts, and role in social, cultural, and global systems.
Athena Title:WORLD MUS EAST HEM
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 3025. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 2 hours credit.
Course Title:Music Therapy Practicum III
Course
Description:
Intermediate level of practical experience in conducting music therapy sessions with selected clients. Includes assessment, planning, implementation, and documentation of weekly music therapy sessions throughout the semester.
Athena Title:Music Therapy Practicum III
Nontraditional Format:Field work under the supervision of a licensed music therapist (2-4 hours per week in the field plus preparation time).
Prerequisite:MUSI 2022
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 3026. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 2 hours credit.
Course Title:Music Therapy Practicum IV
Course
Description:
Continuation of intermediate level of practical experience in conducting music therapy sessions with selected clients. Includes assessment, planning, implementation, and documentation of weekly music therapy sessions throughout the semester.
Athena Title:Music Therapy Practicum IV
Nontraditional Format:Field work under the supervision of a licensed music therapist (2-4 hours per week in the field plus preparation time).
Prerequisite:MUSI 3025
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 3050. 3 hours.
Course Title:Music Skills and Fundamentals for Elementary School Teachers
Course
Description:
The basic skills and fundamentals of music for the elementary and early childhood classroom teacher.
Athena Title:MUSIC FOR ELE ED
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 3110. 3 hours.
Course Title:Music Techniques and Experiences for Children
Course
Description:
Methods and field experience for music education majors. Course consists of a survey of effective teaching techniques, research in learning, and materials, including use of technology and multicultural materials.
Athena Title:MUSIC TECH AND EXP
Prerequisite:Permission of major
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 3120. 2 hours.
Course Title:Music Literature for Children
Course
Description:
Music literature available for use in public school at all levels of instruction for band, orchestra, and/or chorus.
Athena Title:MUSIC LIT CHILDREN
Prerequisite:MUSI 2120 or MUSI 2130 or permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 3190. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit.
Course Title:Composition Lab
Course
Description:
Elementary exercises and study of composition for non-music majors and music majors not majoring in composition.
Athena Title:COMP LAB
Prerequisite:MUSI 1100 or MUSI 3550 or permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 3210. 3 hours.
Course Title:Music History I
Course
Description:
History of western music from its beginnings through the Baroque era.
Athena Title:MUSIC HISTORY I
Prerequisite:MUSI 1120 and MUSI 1130
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 3220. 3 hours.
Course Title:Music History II
Course
Description:
The history of western music from the Classical style period to the present day.
Athena Title:MUSIC HISTORY II
Prerequisite:MUSI 1120 and MUSI 1130
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 3240. 1 hour.
Course Title:Instrumentation and Arranging
Course
Description:
Basic instrumentation for all instruments (including basic vocal types) involving ranges, characteristics, and basic arranging.
Athena Title:Instrumentation and Arranging
Prerequisite:MUSI 2120 and MUSI 2130
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every even-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 3400. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 2 hours credit.
Course Title:Guitar Techniques
Course
Description:
Basic principles and methods of guitar performance and pedagogy.
Athena Title:GUITAR CLASS
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 3401. 1 hour.
Course Title:Guitar Skills for Therapists
Course
Description:
Functional guitar skills and repertoire appropriate for use in therapeutic work.
Athena Title:GUITAR SKILLS THERA
Nontraditional Format:Required of all music therapy majors.
Prerequisite:MUSI 3400
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 3450S. 2 hours.
Course Title:Vocal Pedagogy
Course
Description:
Presents structure and function of the singing mechanism, current research in physical development, maturation, learning and skill acquisition and the application of these to vocal instruction for individuals and groups; research and class presentations utilizing electronic media; and service-learning vocal instruction experience with area community partners.
Athena Title:Vocal Pedagogy
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in MUSI 3450
Nontraditional Format:Course includes a service-learning project during the semester that either employs skills or knowledge learned in the course or teaches new skills or knowledge related to course objectives. Students will be involved in the planning and implementation of the project(s) and may spend time outside of the classroom. Students will be engaged in the service-learning component for approximately 25-50% of overall instructional time.
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 3450. 2 hours.
Course Title:Vocal Pedagogy
Course
Description:
Survey course in the study of vocal pedagogy, taught in conjunction with Vocal Pedagogy.
Athena Title:Vocal Pedagogy
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in MUSI 3450S
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 3460. 1-2 hours.
Course Title:Piano Pedagogy I
Course
Description:
Piano teaching, surveying elementary methods and materials for teaching beginners.
Athena Title:Piano Pedagogy I
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 3470. 1 hour.
Course Title:Keyboard Musicianship
Course
Description:
Functional keyboard skills for piano performance majors and music theory majors.
Athena Title:Keyboard Musicianship
Prerequisite:Permission of major: BM-Music Performance and BM-Music Theory
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every even-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 3480. 2 hours.
Course Title:Introduction to Conducting
Course
Description:
Basic principles, techniques, and methods of conducting and interpretation.
Athena Title:INTRO TO CONDUCTING
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 3490. 2 hours.
Course Title:Choral Conducting
Course
Description:
Rehearsal, interpretive and conducting techniques, and methods for choral organizations.
Athena Title:CHORAL CONDUCTING
Prerequisite:MUSI 3480
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 3500. 2 hours.
Course Title:Band Conducting
Course
Description:
Rehearsals, interpretive and conducting techniques, and methods for band organizations.
Athena Title:BAND CONDUCTING
Prerequisite:MUSI 3480
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 3510. 2 hours.
Course Title:Orchestra Conducting
Course
Description:
Rehearsal, interpretive and conducting techniques, and methods for orchestra.
Athena Title:ORCHESTRACONDUCTING
Prerequisite:MUSI 3480
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 3520. 1 hour.
Course Title:Piano Accompanying
Course
Description:
Practical experience in chamber music, piano duets, and accompanying.
Athena Title:ACCOMPANYING
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 3550. 3 hours.
Course Title:Music Theory for Non-Majors
Course
Description:
The fundamentals of music and their application in composition and analysis.
Athena Title:MUS THEORY NON-MAJ
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in MUSI 1100 or MUSI 1110
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 3700. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 4 hours credit.
Course Title:Applied Music Instruction for the Non-Music Major
Course
Description:
Applied music instruction (instrumental or vocal) offered at all levels through enrollment in the University of Georgia Community Music School.
Athena Title:Applied Music for Non Major
Nontraditional Format:Weekly vocal or instrumental one-on-one applied instruction with seminar.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 3800. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 16 hours credit.
Course Title:Applied Music Instruction for Music Minors
Course
Description:
Applied instruction for music minors in a musical instrument or voice.
Athena Title:App Music Instruction Minors
Nontraditional Format:One-hour or thirty minute weekly lessons in a major or secondary applied instrument, voice, or composition. Credit hours vary according to student ability and reflect differing performance expectations and literature difficulty.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 3810. 2 hours. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit.
Course Title:Junior Applied Instruction
Course
Description:
Applied instruction for music majors in a musical instrument or voice for the junior year.
Athena Title:Junior Applied Instruction
Nontraditional Format:Weekly instruction in a major or secondary applied instrument or voice, both one-on-one and in seminar.
Prerequisite:MUSI 2810
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 3820. 2 hours. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit.
Course Title:Junior Applied Instruction and Recital
Course
Description:
Applied instruction and recital for music majors in a musical instrument or voice for the junior year and performance of a junior recital.
Athena Title:Junior App Inst and Recital
Nontraditional Format:Weekly instruction and recital preparation in a major or secondary applied instrument or voice, both one-on-one and in seminar.
Prerequisite:MUSI 2810
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 3830. 2 hours.
Course Title:String Pedagogy
Course
Description:
Instruction in pedagogy for all bowed string instruments. Class and studio teaching methods will be explored.
Athena Title:STRING PEDAGOGY
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 3910. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 3 hours credit.
Course Title:Junior Recital in Music
Course
Description:
Required recital for music majors in a musical instrument, voice, or composition.
Athena Title:Junior Recital in Music
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Corequisite:MUSI 3810 or MUSI 3820
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4000. 1-6 hours. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit.
Course Title:Directed Independent Study in Music
Course
Description:
Independent research topics in any field of music directed by a faculty member.
Athena Title:Directed Independent Study
Nontraditional Format:Directed independent study.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4010. 2 hours.
Course Title:Introduction to Music Technology
Course
Description:
Provides an overview of technologies essential to professional musicians in the 21st century. Meeting in the MuTec lab, this course offers hands-on instruction in a variety of relevant music software. Coursework is primarily creative projects, with some written examination on fundamentals.
Athena Title:Intro to Music Technology
Prerequisite:Permission of major: AB-Music, BM-Music Ed, BM-Music Therapy, BM-Music Performance, BM-Music Theory, BM-Music Composition, BM-Intended Music Education, BM-Intended Music Therapy, BM-Intended Music Performance, BM-Intended Music Theory
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4020. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 2 hours credit.
Course Title:Music Therapy Practicum V
Course
Description:
Senior level of practical experience in conducting music therapy sessions with selected clients. Includes more in-depth assessment, planning, implementation, and documentation of weekly music therapy sessions throughout the semester.
Athena Title:Music Therapy Practicum V
Nontraditional Format:Field work under the supervision of a licensed music therapist (2-4 hours per week in the field plus preparation time).
Prerequisite:MUSI 3026
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4021. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 2 hours credit.
Course Title:Music Therapy Practicum VI
Course
Description:
Continuation of senior level of practical experience in conducting music therapy sessions with selected clients. Includes more in-depth assessment, planning, implementation, and documentation of weekly music therapy sessions throughout the semester.
Athena Title:Music Therapy Practicum VI
Nontraditional Format:Field work under the supervision of a licensed music therapist (2-4 hours per week in the field plus preparation time).
Prerequisite:MUSI 4020
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4023. 1-6 hours. Repeatable for maximum 8 hours credit.
Course Title:Music Therapy Internship
Course
Description:
In-depth experience of clinical training in a professional setting. Experience in all aspects of music therapy practice in preparation for Board Certification.
Athena Title:Music Therapy Internship
Nontraditional Format:Fieldwork under the continuous, qualified supervision of a licensed music therapist (the equivalent of approximately six months of full-time work).
Prerequisite:MUSI 4021
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4030/6030. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 8 hours credit. 2 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Double Reed Making Seminar
Course
Description:
Oboe and bassoon players will learn how to create and finish reeds for their instruments. The course will cover the fundamentals of making a blank, exploring different reed scrapes and styles, and focus on detailed finishing techniques.
Athena Title:Reed Making Seminar
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4040/6040. 2 hours. Repeatable for maximum 8 hours credit.
Course Title:Music in the City
Course
Description:
In New York City, students will attend jazz performances and Broadway shows, tour recording facilities used for soundtracks, attend a seminar on the American Federation of Musicians, learn about union function, spend individual time with working musicians, and keep a small book on experiences to share with the class.
Athena Title:Music in the City
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4050. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit.
Course Title:Music Theory Review
Course
Description:
Visual and aural skills for entering graduate students in need of remediation.
Athena Title:MUS THEORY REV
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4060/6060. 1 hour.
Course Title:Music in the Real World
Course
Description:
Music graduates face new challenges in today's professional landscape, including fewer traditional jobs. Students will build relevant skills and tools that emphasize versatility and flexibility to better prepare them for career success in this evolving landscape.
Athena Title:Music in the Real World
Undergraduate Prerequisite:Permission of major
Graduate Prerequisite:Permission of major
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4070/6070. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 3 hours credit.
Course Title:Alexander Technique
Course
Description:
Introduction to the practice and principles of the Alexander Technique, which enables musicians to practice and perform their instrument with less tension and a greater freedom of movement.
Athena Title:Alexander Technique
Undergraduate Prerequisite:Permission of major
Graduate Prerequisite:Permission of major
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4080/6080. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 8 hours credit.
Course Title:Music Recording Practicum
Course
Description:
Audio techniques, technologies, and critical listening will be applied towards recording, mixing, editing, and mastering live and archived recordings for the UGA HHSOM. Working in a professional studio environment equips students with skills needed to succeed in audio recording, while also empowering them in their performance, teaching, and research endeavors. 
Athena Title:Music Recording Practicum
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4100/6100. 2 hours.
Course Title:Tonal Theory and Analysis
Course
Description:
Chromatic harmonic analysis and analytical methods.
Athena Title:TONAL THEORY
Prerequisite:(MUSI 2120 and MUSI 2130) or MUSI 4050
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4110/6110. 3 hours.
Course Title:Introduction to Counterpoint
Course
Description:
Analysis and composition using sixteenth and eighteenth-century compositional techniques.
Athena Title:INTRO TO CPT
Prerequisite:(MUSI 2120 and MUSI 2130) or MUSI 4050
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every odd-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4120/6120. 3 hours.
Course Title:Form and Analysis
Course
Description:
Analysis of form focusing on music from the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries.
Athena Title:FORM AND ANALYSIS
Prerequisite:(MUSI 2120 and MUSI 2130) or MUSI 4050
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4130/6130. 3 hours.
Course Title:Electronic Music Composition I
Course
Description:
Electronic music techniques, focusing on classical and MIDI applications.
Athena Title:ELEC MUS COMP I
Prerequisite:(MUSI 2120 and MUSI 2130) or MUSI 4050
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4140/6140. 3 hours.
Course Title:Tonal Counterpoint
Course
Description:
The study of counterpoint of the Baroque, with emphasis on model composition and analysis of the keyboard works of J.S. Bach. 
Athena Title:Tonal Counterpoint
Prerequisite:MUSI 2120 and MUSI 2130
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every even-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4200/6200. 3 hours.
Course Title:Ancient, Medieval, and Renaissance Music
Course
Description:
Music from Greek and Roman society to the death of Josquin (c. 1520).
Athena Title:ANC MED REN MUSIC
Prerequisite:MUSI 3210 and MUSI 3220
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every even-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4210/6210. 3 hours.
Course Title:Late Renaissance and Baroque Music
Course
Description:
Musical styles and genres from the 16th century through Bach and Handel.
Athena Title:LATE REN BAR MUSIC
Prerequisite:MUSI 3210 and MUSI 3220
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every odd-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4220/6220. 3 hours.
Course Title:Music in the Classic Period
Course
Description:
Chamber, orchestral, keyboard, and operatic works from the middle and late eighteenth century.
Athena Title:MUSIC IN CLASS PER
Prerequisite:MUSI 3210 and MUSI 3220
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every odd-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4230/6230. 3 hours.
Course Title:Music in the Romantic Period
Course
Description:
Emphasis on the development of song, symphony, chamber music, and opera.
Athena Title:MUS IN ROM PER
Prerequisite:MUSI 3210 and MUSI 3220
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every even-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4240/6240. 3 hours.
Course Title:Modern Music
Course
Description:
Modern trends in music from Schoenberg, Stravinsky, Hindemith, and Bartok to the present.
Athena Title:MODERN MUSIC
Prerequisite:MUSI 3210 and MUSI 3220
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every odd-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4250/6250. 3 hours.
Course Title:Women and Music
Course
Description:
Roles of women in music, including the history of women musicians in western art music, world cultures, and popular music; gender studies in music.
Athena Title:WOMEN AND MUSIC
Prerequisite:(MUSI 3210 and MUSI 3220) or permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every odd-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4260/6260. 3 hours.
Course Title:History of Opera
Course
Description:
Examination of representative operas of each period in historical context. It analyses the roles played in the creation and production of operas by the patron/audience, librettist, composer, singers, conductor, director, machinist, and (when appropriate) film director.
Athena Title:HISTORY OF OPERA
Prerequisite:MUSI 3210 and MUSI 3220
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every even-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4270/6270. 3 hours.
Course Title:Topics in Musical Cultures of the World
Course
Description:
In-depth study of the music of a select culture, area, topic, or genre. Investigates historical aspects, social functions, aesthetic preferences, the musician, musical instruments, structures and forms, performance contexts, and practices.
Athena Title:TOPICS MUS CULTURES
Prerequisite:MUSI 3020 or MUSI 3021 or permission of school
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4280/6280. 2 hours.
Course Title:Instrumental/Vocal/Choral Literature
Course
Description:
Solo, sonata, and ensemble music composed for winds, brass, strings, piano and harpsichord, organ or voice, dating from the earliest appropriate period to the present.
Athena Title:INST/VOC/CHOR LIT
Prerequisite:Permission of major
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4290. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit.
Course Title:Seminar in Musicology-Ethnomusicology
Course
Description:
Investigation of a special topic not otherwise covered in the curriculum. Topics and instructors vary from semester to semester.
Athena Title:SEM MUSICOL-ETHNOMU
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:WMST(MUSI) 4310/6310. 3 hours.
Course Title:Gender and Music Video
Course
Description:
Examination of music videos from the 1980s until the present. Music videos will be treated as texts from which we can glean cultural understanding as well as explore new ways of analyzing aesthetic communication and musical meaning.
Athena Title:Gender and Music Video
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in WMST 4310W, MUSI 4310W
Prerequisite:Third-year or fourth-year student standing or permission of department.
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every even-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:WMST(MUSI) 4310W. 3 hours.
Course Title:Gender and Music Video
Course
Description:
Examination of music videos from the 1980s until the present. Music videos will be treated as texts from which we can glean cultural understanding as well as explore new ways of analyzing aesthetic communication and musical meaning.
Athena Title:GENDER MUSIC VIDEO
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in WMST(MUSI) 4310/6310
Nontraditional Format:This version of the course will be taught as writing intensive, which means that the course will include substantial and ongoing writing assignments that a) relate clearly to course learning; b) teach the communication values of a discipline- for example, its practices of argument, evidence, credibility, and format; and c) prepare students for further writing in their academic work, in graduate school, and in professional life. The written assignments will result in a significant and diverse body of written work (the equivalent of 6000 words or 25 pages) and the instructor (and/or the teaching assistant assigned to the course) will be closely involved in student writing, providing opportunities for feedback and substantive revision.
Prerequisite:Third-year or fourth-year student standing or permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every even-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4350/6350. 1-2 hours. Repeatable for maximum 2 hours credit.
Course Title:String Instrumental Techniques
Course
Description:
Basic principles and methods of string performance and pedagogy.
Athena Title:String Instrumental Techniques
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4360/6360. 1-2 hours. Repeatable for maximum 2 hours credit.
Course Title:Woodwind Instrumental Techniques
Course
Description:
Basic principles and methods of woodwind performance and pedagogy.
Athena Title:Woodwind Instrumental Tech
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4370/6370. 1-2 hours. Repeatable for maximum 2 hours credit.
Course Title:Brass Instrumental Techniques
Course
Description:
Basic principles and methods of brass instrument performance and pedagogy.
Athena Title:Brass Instrumental Techniques
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4380/6380. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 2 hours credit.
Course Title:Percussion Techniques for Music Educators
Course
Description:
Basic principles and methods of percussion performance and pedagogy.
Athena Title:Music Educators Percussion
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4440/6440. 3 hours.
Course Title:History of American Music
Course
Description:
A survey of art and vernacular music traditions of the United States.
Athena Title:History of American Music
Undergraduate Prerequisite:MUSI 1100 and MUSI 1120
Graduate Prerequisite:MUSI 6160 and MUSI 6170
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every even-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4460. 1-2 hours.
Course Title:Piano Pedagogy II
Course
Description:
Survey of supplementary teaching materials for elementary and intermediate level piano students.
Athena Title:PIANO PEDAGOGY II
Prerequisite:MUSI 3460
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4500S/6500S. 3 hours.
Course Title:Music Techniques and Experiences for Children
Course
Description:
Methods and field experience for music education majors. Course consists of a survey of effective teaching techniques, research in learning, and materials, including use of technology and multicultural materials.
Athena Title:Musi Techniq Experi for Child
Nontraditional Format:Course includes a service-learning project during the semester that either employs skills or knowledge learned in the course or teaches new skills or knowledge related to course objectives. Student engagement in the service-learning component will be up to 25% of overall instruction time.
Prerequisite:Permission of major
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4520/6520. 3 hours.
Course Title:Choral Techniques and Field Experience
Course
Description:
Methods and field experience for music education majors with specialization in choral music. Course involves effective teaching techniques, research in teaching/learning, and materials, including technology and multicultural materials.
Athena Title:Choral Techniques Field Exper
Undergraduate Prerequisite:MUSI 4500S/6500S
Graduate Prerequisite:MUSI 4500S/6500S
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4530/6530. 3 hours.
Course Title:Instrumental Techniques and Field Experience
Course
Description:
Methods and field experience for instrumental music education majors. Course involves effective teaching techniques, research in teaching/learning, and materials, including technology and multicultural materials.
Athena Title:Instru Tech and Field Exper
Undergraduate Prerequisite:MUSI 4500S/6500S
Graduate Prerequisite:MUSI 4500S/6500S
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4700. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 8 hours credit.
Course Title:Men's Glee Club
Course
Description:
Concentration on choral literature for men's voices from all periods of music history, including sacred, secular, folk, and popular music.
Athena Title:Men's Glee Club
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4710. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 8 hours credit.
Course Title:Women's Glee Club
Course
Description:
Concentration on choral literature for women's voices from all periods of music history, including sacred, secular, folk, and popular music.
Athena Title:Women's Glee Club
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4730/6730. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 4 hours credit.
Course Title:African American Choral Ensemble
Course
Description:
Performance of traditional and contemporary black gospel, spiritual, and popular music.
Athena Title:AF AM CHORAL ENS
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4740/6740. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 8 hours credit.
Course Title:University Symphony Orchestra
Course
Description:
Performance of orchestral literature of various styles and genres.
Athena Title:ORCHESTRA
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4750/6750. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 8 hours credit.
Course Title:University Chorus
Course
Description:
Performance of choral literature for mixed voices from all periods of music history, including sacred, secular, folk, and popular music.
Athena Title:UNIVERSITY CHORUS
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4760/6760. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 8 hours credit.
Course Title:UGA Hodgson Singers
Course
Description:
Performance of choral literature for mixed voices from all periods of music history, including sacred, secular, folk, and popular music.
Athena Title:UGA HODGSON SINGERS
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4790/6790. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 8 hours credit.
Course Title:Chamber Music Ensemble
Course
Description:
Directed chamber music experiences in variable instrumental and vocal catagories (percussion, clarinet, trombone, etc.).
Athena Title:CHAMBER MUS ENS
Undergraduate Prerequisite:Permission of school
Graduate Prerequisite:Permission of school
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4800/6800. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 8 hours credit.
Course Title:Contemporary Chamber Ensemble
Course
Description:
Performance of modern literature for small and large ensembles.
Athena Title:CONT CHAMB ENS
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4810. 2 hours. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit.
Course Title:Senior Applied Instruction
Course
Description:
Applied instruction for music majors in a musical instrument or voice for the senior year.
Athena Title:Senior Applied Instruction
Nontraditional Format:Weekly instruction in a major or secondary applied instrument or voice, both one-on-one and in seminar.
Prerequisite:MUSI 3810
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4820. 2 hours. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit.
Course Title:Senior Applied Instruction and Recital
Course
Description:
Applied instruction for music majors in a musical instrument or voice for the senior year and performance of a senior recital.
Athena Title:Senior App Inst and Recital
Nontraditional Format:Weekly instruction and recital preparation in a major or secondary applied instrument or voice, both one-on-one and in seminar.
Prerequisite:MUSI 3810
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4830/6830. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 8 hours credit.
Course Title:Collegium Musicum
Course
Description:
Performance of early music through the Baroque.
Athena Title:COLLEGIUM MUSICUM
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4840/6840. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 9 hours credit. 6 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Wind Ensemble
Course
Description:
Performance of large ensemble and chamber compositions with concentration on advanced scores and contemporary repertoire. Professional level experience.
Athena Title:WIND ENSEMBLE
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4850/6850. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 8 hours credit.
Course Title:Opera Ensemble
Course
Description:
Study and performance of operatic literature including, as appropriate, large fully-staged works, one-act operas, and concert presentations of arias, duets, and ensembles.
Athena Title:Opera Ensemble
Nontraditional Format:Audition required. Previous stage experience desirable, but not required. This is a performance group that requires additional rehearsal time to function. The additional time will account for what would ordinarily be homework in regular courses.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4870/6870. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 4 hours credit.
Course Title:Asian Music Ensemble
Course
Description:
An ensemble performing folk, classical, and contemporary music of China, Japan, Korea, Indonesia, or India.
Athena Title:ASIAN MUSIC ENS
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4890/6890. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 4 hours credit.
Course Title:Near East Music Ensemble
Course
Description:
An ensemble performing folk, classical, nationalistic, and contemporary music of the Middle East, Eastern Europe, and the Mediterranean region.
Athena Title:NEAR EAST MUS ENSEM
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4910/6910. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 8 hours credit.
Course Title:Chamber Orchestra
Course
Description:
Chamber orchestra for strings. Preparation and performance of chamber music from the Baroque period to the present.
Athena Title:CHAMBER ORCHESTRA
Nontraditional Format:Two group rehearsals in typical performing ensemble format for a total of six hours per week, culminating in one or two public performances per semester.
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4920/6920. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 8 hours credit.
Course Title:Opera Orchestra
Course
Description:
Orchestra created specifically for presentation of UGA opera. Preparation and performance of operatic literature.
Athena Title:OPERA ORCHESTRA
Nontraditional Format:Group rehearsals in typical performing ensemble format, culminating in one or two public performances of the opera.
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4960H. 3 hours.
Course Title:Directed Readings and/or Projects (Honors)
Course
Description:
Individual study, reading, or projects under the direction of a project director.
Athena Title:DIR RDGS PROJ
Nontraditional Format:Directed study.
Prerequisite:Permission of Honors and senior standing
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4970H. 3 hours.
Course Title:Directed Readings and/or Projects (Honors)
Course
Description:
Individual study, reading, or projects under the direction of a project director.
Athena Title:DIR RDGS PROJ
Nontraditional Format:Directed study.
Prerequisite:MUSI 4960H and permission of Honors and senior standing
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4980H. 3 hours.
Course Title:Directed Readings and/or Projects (Honors)
Course
Description:
Individual study, reading, or projects under the direction of a project director.
Athena Title:DIR RDGS PROJ
Nontraditional Format:Directed study.
Prerequisite:MUSI 4970H and permission of Honors and senior standing
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4990H. 3 hours.
Course Title:Honors Thesis
Course
Description:
Honors thesis based upon independent research in music or closely related field carried out under the direction of a faculty member.
Athena Title:HONORS THESIS
Nontraditional Format:Honors thesis.
Prerequisite:MUSI 4980H and permission of Honors
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 4990. 3 hours.
Course Title:Undergraduate Theory Thesis
Course
Description:
Independent research in music carried out under the direction of an area faculty member.
Athena Title:UGRAD THEORY THESIS
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 5010/7010. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 8 hours credit.
Course Title:Advanced Steel Drum Band
Course
Description:
The Steel Pan Ensemble provides students with the opportunity not only to study the traditional music of Trinidad, but also to experience this music through performance. Students will also learn about the history and evolution of the steel pan.
Athena Title:Advanced Steel Drum Band
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 5106/7106. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 12 hours credit.
Course Title:Jazz Combos
Course
Description:
Performance of works in a variety of styles from swing to modern jazz in a small group setting.
Athena Title:Jazz Combos
Nontraditional Format:This is a performance group that requires additional rehearsal time to function. The additional time will account for what would ordinarily be homework in regular courses. This format is typical of institutions of our size that offer this class.
Undergraduate Prerequisite:Permission of department
Graduate Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 5110/7110. 3 hours.
Course Title:Music for Childhood
Course
Description:
Literature, techniques, and methodologies for teaching children music in a diverse society; a study of children's musical development.
Athena Title:MUSIC FOR CHILD
Prerequisite:MUSI 3110 and MUSI 3120
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 5130/7130. 3 hours.
Course Title:Early Childhood Musical Development
Course
Description:
Musical development of children from birth through age eight years emphasizing auditory perception, auditory discrimination, responses of children to music, modes of learning music, and children's acquisition of musical performance skills, and understandings.
Athena Title:EARLY CHILD MUS DEV
Prerequisite:MUSI 3110 and MUSI 3120
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 5140/7140. 2 hours.
Course Title:Computer-Assisted Instruction in Music
Course
Description:
Programming and testing CAI music lessons.
Athena Title:CAI IN MUSIC
Prerequisite:MUSI 2120 and MUSI 2130
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 5200/7200. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 8 hours credit.
Course Title:Repertory Singers
Course
Description:
Repertory Singers is a small choral ensemble geared to provide a real-world, laboratory, and recital conducting experience for graduate conducting students, while offering the singers in the ensemble unique insights into conducting gesture, rehearsal techniques, group motivational dynamics, and other topics relevant to choral music education and the choral art.
Athena Title:Repertory Singers
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 5260/7260. 2 hours.
Course Title:Marching Band Techniques
Course
Description:
Methods and techniques for organizing and training marching bands; planning music, drills, formations, and shows.
Athena Title:MARCHING TECHNIQUES
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 5270/7270. 2 hours.
Course Title:Advanced Conducting
Course
Description:
Choral and instrumental conducting methods and techniques with application in laboratory situations.
Athena Title:ADVANCED CONDUCTING
Prerequisite:MUSI 3490 or MUSI 3500 or MUSI 3510
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 5340E/7340E. 2 hours. Repeatable for maximum 4 hours credit.
Course Title:Choral Literature and Performance Practice
Course
Description:
Choral music, including multicultural materials, suitable for all levels and voices.
Athena Title:Choral Lit Perform Practice
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in MUSI 5340 or MUSI 7340
Nontraditional Format:This course will be taught 95% or more online.
Corequisite:MUSI 3130
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 5400/7400. 3 hours.
Course Title:Principles of Music Therapy
Course
Description:
Music as human behavior and its uses as therapeutic intervention with various populations.
Athena Title:PRINC MUS THER
Undergraduate Prerequisite:MUSI 5440/7440
Graduate Prerequisite:MUSI 5440/7440
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 5410/7410. 3 hours.
Course Title:Psychology of Music
Course
Description:
Acoustical and psychological aspects of music with emphasis upon problems of perception, experimental aesthetics, musical function, measurement and diagnosis of musical ability.
Athena Title:PSYCH OF MUSIC
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 5420/7420. 3 hours.
Course Title:Influence of Music on Behavior
Course
Description:
Physiological effects of music, the relation of music to health, and the place of music in the habilitative and rehabilitative process.
Athena Title:INF MUS BEHAV
Prerequisite:MUSI 5410/7410
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 5430/7430. 2 hours.
Course Title:Music Therapy Assessment
Course
Description:
Practical application of music therapy in an assigned clinic, along with seminars to analyze effectiveness, in-depth interactions, intervention strategies, and accountability measures.
Athena Title:MUS THER ASSESSMENT
Prerequisite:MUSI 5420/7420
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 5440/7440. 2 hours.
Course Title:Music Skills for Therapists
Course
Description:
Skill development in voice and on social instruments for use in the therapeutic treatment of various age groups. Includes improvisation, transposition, and self-accompanied performance of a variety of repertoire.
Athena Title:Music Skills for Therapists
Prerequisite:Permission of major: BM-Music Therapy and BM-Intended Music Therapy
Pre or Corequisite:MUSI 1100 and MUSI 1110
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 5450/7450. 3 hours.
Course Title:Music for Exceptional Children
Course
Description:
Trends in special education, characteristics and needs of those classified as exceptional, curriculum development, and intervention strategies. Mainstreamed and self-contained settings will be discussed.
Athena Title:MUSIC EXC CHILD
Prerequisite:Permission of major
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 5730/7730. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 12 hours credit.
Course Title:Electronic Music Composition II
Course
Description:
Electronic music compositional techniques, focusing on digital sound recording, sampling, and editing. Students will use highly advanced recording and editing software on a high-speed computer.
Athena Title:ELEC MUS COMP II
Prerequisite:MUSI 4130/6130
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 5910. 1-2 hours. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit.
Course Title:Senior Recital in Music
Course
Description:
Required recital for music majors in a musical instrument, voice, or composition, normally taken during the first or second semester of the senior year.
Athena Title:Senior Recital in Music
Nontraditional Format:Credit varies according to degree program, reflective of difficulty of literature and level of performance expectations.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Corequisite:MUSI 4810 or MUSI 4820 or MUSI 4812 or MUSI 4822
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 6000. 1-3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 12 hours credit.
Course Title:Directed Independent Study
Course
Description:
Independent research topics directed by a faculty member at the masters level.
Athena Title:DIR IND STUDY
Nontraditional Format:Directed study.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 6010. 3 hours.
Course Title:Trends and Issues in Music Education
Course
Description:
Current trends and issues in music education, the historical and social foundations of American music education, music education bibliography, and the role of research in music education.
Athena Title:TRENDS ISS MUS ED
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 6010E. 3 hours.
Course Title:Trends and Issues in Music Education
Course
Description:
Current trends and issues in music education, the historical and social foundations of American music education, music education bibliography, and the role of research in music education.
Athena Title:Trends Issues Music Education
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in MUSI 6010
Nontraditional Format:This course will be taught 95% or more online.
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 6150E. 3 hours.
Course Title:Elements of Music Theory
Course
Description:
Focusing on repertoire from 1685 to 1900, this course will both reinforce and deepen students' understanding of the principles that govern tonal music. Begins with a review of fundamental concepts and proceeds to a study of species counterpoint, diatonic harmony, chromatic harmony, small-scale and large-scale forms, recent analytical methods, and theory pedagogy.
Athena Title:Elements of Music Theory
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in MUSI 4050, MUSI 6150
Nontraditional Format:This course will be taught 95% or more online.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 6150. 3 hours.
Course Title:Elements of Music Theory
Course
Description:
An examination of primary elements of music theory, including fundamentals of music, form, recent analytical methods, and pedagogy. Open only to students in the Master of Music Education program.
Athena Title:ELEMENT MUS THEORY
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in MUSI 4050, MUSI 4140/6140, MUSI 8110, MUSI 8120, MUSI 4100/6100 or MUSI 4110/6110, MUSI 4120/6120 or MUSI 6160 or MUSI 6170
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered summer semester every year. Offered spring semester every even-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 6160. 2 hours.
Course Title:Common-Practice Tonality
Course
Description:
A study of form, tonal structure, and linear (Schenkerian) analysis, with focus on the repertory of 1700-1850. Includes analyses of selected compositions and review of pertinent literature in the field.
Athena Title:Common-Practice Tonality
Prerequisite:MUSI 4050 or permission of school
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 6170. 3 hours.
Course Title:Dissolution of Tonality
Course
Description:
Study of chromaticism and post-tonal analysis, with focus on repertory from 1800 to the present, particulary 1850-1920. Includes analyses of selected compositions and review of pertinent literature in the field.
Athena Title:Dissolution of Tonality
Prerequisite:MUSI 6160 or permission of school
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 6290E. 3 hours.
Course Title:Music History Problems
Course
Description:
Western music literature, styles, genres, and composers from the medieval period to the present day.
Athena Title:Music History Problems
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in MUSI 6290
Nontraditional Format:This course will be taught 95% or more online.
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 6290. 3 hours.
Course Title:Music History Problems
Course
Description:
Western music literature, styles, genres, and composers from the Medieval period to the present day.
Athena Title:MUS HIST PROBLEMS
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 6300. 3 hours.
Course Title:Music Bibliography
Course
Description:
Library research, documentation, and writing.
Athena Title:BIBLIOGRAPHY
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 7000. 1-18 hours. Repeatable for maximum 72 hours credit.
Course Title:Master's Research
Course
Description:
Research while enrolled for a master's degree under the direction of faculty members.
Athena Title:Master's Research
Nontraditional Format:Independent research under the direction of a faculty member.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:MUSI 7005. 1-3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 45 hours credit.
Course Title:Graduate Student Seminar
Course
Description:
Advanced supervised experience in an applied setting. This course may not be used to satisfy a student's approved program of study.
Athena Title:GRAD STUDENT SEM
Nontraditional Format:Seminar.
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:MUSI 7030E. 3 hours.
Course Title:Research in Music Education
Course
Description:
Basic concepts, types, and techniques of research as they apply to music education. Students plan and conduct individual research projects.
Athena Title:Research in Music Education
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in MUSI 7030
Nontraditional Format:This course will be taught 95% or more online.
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 7030. 3 hours.
Course Title:Research in Music Education
Course
Description:
Basic concepts, types, and techniques of research as they apply to music education. Students plan and conduct individual research projects.
Athena Title:RESEARCH MUS ED
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 7300. 1-18 hours. Repeatable for maximum 72 hours credit.
Course Title:Master's Thesis
Course
Description:
Thesis writing under the direction of the major professor.
Athena Title:Master's Thesis
Nontraditional Format:Independent research and thesis preparation.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:MUSI 7320. 3 hours.
Course Title:Problems in Instrumental Music Education
Course
Description:
Methods and techniques used for development of the instrumental music program, elementary through secondary school; diagnosis of problems relating to strings, woodwinds, brasses, and percussion.
Athena Title:PROBS INST MUS ED
Prerequisite:MUSI 3120 and MUSI 3150
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 7330. 3 hours.
Course Title:Music Curriculum and Supervision
Course
Description:
Philosophy, design, implementation, and supervision of curriculum for music programs in the public schools.
Athena Title:MUS CURRIC SUPER
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 7330E. 3 hours.
Course Title:Music Curriculum and Supervision
Course
Description:
Philosophy, design, implementation, and supervision of curriculum for music programs in the public schools.
Athena Title:Music Curriculum Supervision
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in MUSI 7330
Nontraditional Format:This course will be taught 95% or more online.
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 7350E. 2 hours. Repeatable for maximum 4 hours credit.
Course Title:Instrumental Literature and Performance Practice
Course
Description:
Instrumental music, including multicultural materials, suitable for all levels of instruction for band, orchestra, and chamber music.
Athena Title:Instrumental Lit Perform Pract
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in MUSI 5350 or MUSI 7350
Nontraditional Format:This course will be taught 95% or more online.
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 7500S. 2 hours.
Course Title:Vocal Pedagogy
Course
Description:
Presents structure and function of the singing mechanism, current research in physical development, maturation, learning and skill acquisition and their application to vocal instruction in group and individual settings; research and class presentation utilizing electronic media; and service- learning vocal instruction experience with area community partners.
Athena Title:Vocal Pedagogy
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in MUSI 7500
Nontraditional Format:Course includes a service-learning project during the semester that either employs skills or knowledge learned in the course or teaches new skills or knowledge related to course objectives. Students will be engaged in the service-learning component for approximately 25-50% of overall instructional time.
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 7500. 2 hours.
Course Title:Vocal Pedagogy
Course
Description:
Vocal pedagogy in performance and in music education.
Athena Title:Vocal Pedagogy
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in MUSI 7500S
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 7510. 2 hours.
Course Title:Vocal Pedagogy II
Course
Description:
Vocal instruction from primary and secondary resources, examination of methods and materials relevant to group and individual settings; research and class presentations. Students enrolled in this course are recommended to obtain membership in professional organizations (MTNA, NATS, NAfME).
Athena Title:VOCAL PED II
Prerequisite:MUSI 7500S or permission of department.
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every even-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 7520. 2 hours.
Course Title:Piano Pedagogy I
Course
Description:
Learning theories, methodologies, and materials.
Athena Title:PIANO PEDAGOGY I
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every even-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 7530. 2 hours.
Course Title:Piano Pedagogy II
Course
Description:
Repertoire, motivation, and related issues of personalities/learning styles.
Athena Title:PIANO PEDAGOGY II
Prerequisite:MUSI 7520 or permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every odd-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 7540. 2 hours.
Course Title:Directed Observations in Piano Pedagogy
Course
Description:
Observational field experience in off-campus private piano teaching studios.
Athena Title:DIR OBSERV PNO PED
Nontraditional Format:Directed study. A ten-page written report is required at the conclusion of the course.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Pre or Corequisite:MUSI 7520 and MUSI 7530
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 7550. 2 hours.
Course Title:Final Project in Piano Pedagogy
Course
Description:
The following options are available for the Final Project in Piano Pedagogy: written document, public lecture, lecture recital, or workshop. The Final Project is under the direction of the major professor.
Athena Title:FINAL PROJ PNO PED
Nontraditional Format:Directed study.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Pre or Corequisite:MUSI 7520 and MUSI 7530
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 7560S. 1-4 hours. 2-8 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Vocal Pedagogy III
Course
Description:
Supervised experience in P-adult instruction in school and community-based educational settings. Includes a weekly seminar and participation in service projects. Seminars include discussions with local educators and UGA faculty on current topics in vocal instruction. Students are encouraged to obtain membership in professional organizations (MTNA, NATS, NAfME).
Athena Title:VOCAL PED III
Nontraditional Format:Course includes a service-learning project during the semester that either employs skills or knowledge learned in the course or teaches new skills or knowledge related to course objectives. Students will be involved in the planning and implementation of the project(s) and may spend time outside of the classroom. Students will be engaged in the service-learning component for approximately 25-50% of overall instructional time.
Pre or Corequisite:(MUSI 7500S and MUSI 7510) or permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 7570. 3 hours.
Course Title:Current Topics in Music Pedagogy
Course
Description:
An overview of teaching practices, theories, research, and ideas relating to the instruction of music in a variety of settings. Open to all graduate music majors, this course will include coverage of studio teaching as well as group and class instruction.
Athena Title:TOPICS MUS PEDAGOGY
Prerequisite:Permission of major
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every even-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 7580S. 1-3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 8 hours credit.
Course Title:Internship in Music Teaching
Course
Description:
This service-learning, practicum-based course will provide supervised teaching experience in public school and/or community musical settings. The course will emphasize practical teaching skills, including lesson planning, sequencing, communication, motivation, and assessment. Seminar discussions and faculty observation and feedback will build on the weekly practicum.
Athena Title:Internship in Music Teaching
Nontraditional Format:Course includes a service-learning project during the semester that either employs skills or knowledge learned in the course or teaches new skills or knowledge related to course objectives. The course uses service-learning as the primary pedagogical tool for teaching course objectives. Students will work on a comprehensive project(s) and may be required to spend considerable time outside the classroom. Students will be engaged in the service-learning component for approximately 75- 100% of overall instructional time.
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 7810. 1-3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 42 hours credit.
Course Title:Applied Music Instruction
Course
Description:
Applied lessons at the masters level.
Athena Title:APP MUS INST
Nontraditional Format:One-hour weekly lessons in a major or secondary applied instrument, voice, or composition for two and three credit hour students; thirty minute lessons for one credit hour students. Credit hours vary according to degree program and reflect differing performance expectations and literature difficulty.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 7910. 1-3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit.
Course Title:Masters Recital
Course
Description:
Solo or chamber recital in partial fulfillment of requirements for masters degrees.
Athena Title:MASTERS RECITAL
Nontraditional Format:Recital.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 7920. 1-3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 9 hours credit.
Course Title:Conducting Project
Course
Description:
Preparation and presentation of masters conducting recital.
Athena Title:CONDUCTING PROJECT
Nontraditional Format:Credit varies according to difficulty of literature and level of length of program.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 7930. 1-3 hours.
Course Title:Brass Performance Project
Course
Description:
Under guidance from the major professor, a graduate performance major will design and execute a performance project, thinking beyond the traditional recital format. Examples include (but are not limited to) a recital tour, national audition, commissioning project, or cross-disciplinary project.
Athena Title:Brass Performance Project
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 7940. 1-3 hours.
Course Title:Voice Performance Project
Course
Description:
Under guidance from the major professor, a graduate performance major will design and execute a performance project, thinking beyond the traditional recital format. Examples include (but are not limited to) a recital tour, national audition, commissioning project, or cross-disciplinary project.
Athena Title:Voice Performance Project
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 7950. 1-3 hours.
Course Title:String Performance Project
Course
Description:
Under guidance from the major professor, a graduate performance major will design and execute a performance project, thinking beyond the traditional recital format. Examples include (but are not limited to) a recital tour, national audition, commissioning project, or cross-disciplinary project.
Athena Title:String Performance Project
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 7960. 1-3 hours.
Course Title:Woodwind Performance Project
Course
Description:
Under guidance from the major professor, a graduate performance major will design and execute a performance project, thinking beyond the traditional recital format. Examples include (but are not limited to) a recital tour, national audition, commissioning project, or cross-disciplinary project.
Athena Title:Woodwind Performance Project
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 7970. 1-3 hours.
Course Title:Percussion Performance Project
Course
Description:
Under guidance from the major professor, a graduate performance major will design and execute a performance project, thinking beyond the traditional recital format. Examples include (but are not limited to) a recital tour, national audition, commissioning project, or cross-disciplinary project.
Athena Title:Percussion Performance Proj
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 7980. 1-3 hours.
Course Title:Keyboard Performance Project
Course
Description:
Under guidance from the major professor, a graduate performance major will design and execute a performance project, thinking beyond the traditional recital format. Examples include (but are not limited to) a recital tour, national audition, commissioning project, or cross-disciplinary project.
Athena Title:Keyboard Performance Project
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 8000. 1-10 hours. Repeatable for maximum 10 hours credit.
Course Title:Practicum in Music
Course
Description:
Supervised professional work experience with an educational institution, musical organization, or arts agency.
Athena Title:PRACTICUM IN MUSIC
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 8010. 1-3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 24 hours credit.
Course Title:Directed Independent Study
Course
Description:
Independent research topics directed by a faculty member at the doctoral level.
Athena Title:DIR IND STUDY
Nontraditional Format:Independent study.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 8030. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit.
Course Title:Research in Music Education
Course
Description:
Students plan and conduct group and individual projects.
Athena Title:RESEARCH MUS ED
Prerequisite:MUSI 7030 or permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 8040. 3 hours.
Course Title:Score Analysis I
Course
Description:
Score preparation and study with emphasis on the conductor's point of view. Literature will be chosen from Medieval through Baroque periods.
Athena Title:SCORE ANALYSIS I
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 8050. 3 hours.
Course Title:Score Analysis II
Course
Description:
Score preparation and study with emphasis on the conductor's point of view. Literature will be chosen from the Classic period to the present.
Athena Title:SCORE ANALYSIS II
Prerequisite:MUSI 8040 or permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 8060. 2 hours.
Course Title:Music in Higher Education
Course
Description:
History and development of music in higher education in the United States and the mission, function, and operation of music units within a college or university setting.
Athena Title:MUS HIGHER ED
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 8070. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 9 hours credit.
Course Title:Music Education Problems
Course
Description:
Basic principles and current thought in music education.
Athena Title:MUS ED PROBLEMS
Prerequisite:MUSI 7330 or permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 8070E. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 9 hours credit.
Course Title:Music Education Problems
Course
Description:
Basic principles and current thought in music education.
Athena Title:Music Education Problems
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in MUSI 8070
Nontraditional Format:This course will be taught 95% or more online.
Prerequisite:MUSI 7330 or MUSI 7330E or permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 8080. 3 hours.
Course Title:Pedagogy of Music
Course
Description:
Principles and practices of music instruction, including learning theory, curriculum design, and systems of evaluation.
Athena Title:PEDAGOGY OF MUSIC
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 8100. 3 hours.
Course Title:History of Music Theory
Course
Description:
Issues in music theory from Pythagorus to the present, with emphasis on Medieval and Renaissance theorists.
Athena Title:HIST MUS THEORY
Prerequisite:MUSI 4050
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 8110. 3 hours.
Course Title:Contemporary Trends in Music Theory I
Course
Description:
Chromatic tonal theory and analysis. Late and post-romantic composers (Wagner, Mahler, Strauss, and Schoenberg) involving current applications of typical harmonic and Schenkerian graphic analysis.
Athena Title:CONT TRENDS THEOR I
Prerequisite:(MUSI 6160 and MUSI 6170) or permission of school
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 8120. 3 hours.
Course Title:Contemporary Trends in Music Theory II
Course
Description:
Analytical methods and models for modern and contemporary music. The primary foci for the course will be pitch-class set analysis, twelve-tone theory, and more recent theories.
Athena Title:CONT TREND THEOR II
Prerequisite:(MUSI 6160 and MUSI 6170) or permission of school
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 8130. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 12 hours credit.
Course Title:Special Topics in Music Theory
Course
Description:
Changing series of topics, including pedagogy of music theory.
Athena Title:SP TOP MUS THEORY
Prerequisite:MUSI 4050
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall semester every odd-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 8300. 2 hours. Repeatable for maximum 4 hours credit.
Course Title:Special Studies in Keyboard Literature
Course
Description:
Keyboard music of selected composers, single genres, or specific national schools.
Athena Title:SP STUD KYBD LIT
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 8310. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 12 hours credit.
Course Title:Special Topics in Musicology
Course
Description:
Changing topics, such as individual composers, music notation, and special research areas.
Athena Title:SP TOPICS MUSICOL
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall and spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 8320. 3 hours.
Course Title:Chamber Music Literature
Course
Description:
Major chamber music works from the Italian trio sonata to the present day.
Athena Title:CHAMBER MUS LIT
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 8330. 3 hours.
Course Title:Performance Practice
Course
Description:
Performance practice in a variety of style periods involving treatises, scores, and recordings.
Athena Title:PERF PRACTICE
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 8350. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 9 hours credit.
Course Title:Musicology Proseminar
Course
Description:
Research seminar in musicology; topics based upon current trends in musicological research.
Athena Title:MUSICOL PROSEM
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered spring semester every even-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 8360. 3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 9 hours credit.
Course Title:Seminar in Ethnomusicology
Course
Description:
Issues, scholars, musicians, current trends, problems, and theoretical concerns in ethnomusicology.
Athena Title:SEM ETHNOMUS
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered every even-numbered year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 8370. 3 hours.
Course Title:History of Ethnomusicology
Course
Description:
A history of the literature and schools of thought in ethnomusicology from the beginnings of the discipline to the end of the 20th century.
Athena Title:HIS ETHNOMUS
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 8810. 1-3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 27 hours credit.
Course Title:Applied Music Instruction
Course
Description:
Applied music instruction at the doctoral level.
Athena Title:APP MUS INST
Nontraditional Format:One-hour weekly lessons in a major or secondary applied instrument, voice, or composition for two and three credit hour students; thirty minute lessons for one credit hour students. Credit hours vary according to degree program and reflect differing performance expectations and literature difficulty.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 8910. 1-3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 9 hours credit.
Course Title:Doctoral Recital
Course
Description:
Solo, chamber, or lecture recital in partial fulfillment of requirements for the doctoral degree.
Athena Title:DOCTORAL RECITAL
Nontraditional Format:Credit varies according to difficulty of literature and length of program.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 8920. 1-3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 12 hours credit.
Course Title:Doctoral Conducting Project
Course
Description:
Preparation and presentation of doctoral conducting recital.
Athena Title:DOC COND PROJ
Nontraditional Format:Credit varies according to difficulty of literature and level of length of program.
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
       
Course ID:MUSI 8990. 1 hour. Repeatable for maximum 6 hours credit.
Course Title:Doctoral Seminar
Course
Description:
Seminar on a variety of topics of interest to music doctoral students.
Athena Title:DOCTORAL SEMINAR
Semester Course
Offered:
Not offered on a regular basis.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:MUSI 9000. 1-18 hours. Repeatable for maximum 216 hours credit.
Course Title:Doctoral Research
Course
Description:
Research while enrolled for a doctoral degree under the direction of faculty members.
Athena Title:Doctoral Research
Nontraditional Format:Independent research under the direction of a faculty member.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:MUSI 9005. 1-3 hours. Repeatable for maximum 45 hours credit.
Course Title:Graduate Student Seminar
Course
Description:
Advanced supervised experience in an applied setting. This course may not be used to satisfy a student's approved program of study.
Athena Title:GRAD STUDENT SEM
Nontraditional Format:Seminar.
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
       
Course ID:MUSI 9300. 1-18 hours. Repeatable for maximum 216 hours credit.
Course Title:Doctoral Dissertation
Course
Description:
Dissertation writing under the direction of the major professor.
Athena Title:Doctoral Dissertation
Nontraditional Format:Independent research and preparation of the doctoral dissertation.
Prerequisite:Permission of department
Semester Course
Offered:
Offered fall, spring and summer semester every year.
Grading System:S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
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