Music Major

The Music major equips future servant leaders with knowledge, skill, and character pertinent to general music-related careers from a biblical world view for kingdom service. Students completing this major are well-equipped for future opportunities such as community studio music teachers, music retailers, music librarians and music assistants.

** Please note: This program description is for students entering Toccoa Falls College in the 2012-2013 catalog year.

GENERAL EDUCATION – 66 hours

BIBLE & THEOLOGY – 30 hours

BIB 213 Hermeneutics
BSF 103 Foundations of Spiritual Formation
NTE 103 Introduction to the New Testament
NTE ___ New Testament Elective
OTE 103 Introduction to the Old Testament
OTE ___ Old Testament Elective
SYT 303 Introduction to Theology
3 hours Theology Elective from SYT or THE
6 hours of Bible/Theology Electives from any BIB, BMI, GRK 333, 343, HEB 223, 333, 343, NTE, OTE, SYT, THE, or approved integrative courses

HUMANITIES – 15 hours

COM 113 Introduction to Communication
ENG 113 Freshman Composition I
ENG 123 Freshman Composition II
HUM 103 Western Thought & Culture
3 hours Literature Elective from AML 213, 223, 313, 313E, ENG 203, 213, 223, 233

SOCIAL SCIENCES – 12 hours

PSY 113 General Psychology
3 hours 100-, 200- or 300-level History Elective
6 hours Social Science Electives from ANT 203, CSG 113, ECO 213, 223, GHY 213, POL 213, or SOC 213

COMPUTER, SCIENCE, & MATHEMATICS – 9 hours

CSC 173 Introduction to Music Technology
SCI 113 Scientific Literacy or other science elective
3 hours Mathematics Elective from MAT 113, 133, 253

MAJOR – 39 hours

MUSICIANSHIP – 29 hours

CON 311 Choral Conducting I
CON 321 Choral Conducting II
CON 331 Instrumental Conducting
MPD 432 Pedagogy of Music
MRA 110 Recital Attendance (6 required semesters)
MUH 213 Music History & Literature I
MUH 223 Music History & Literature II
MUS 110 Music Seminar
MUT 111 Aural Skills I
MUT 113 Music Theory I
MUT 121 Aural Skills II
MUT 123 Music Theory II
MUT 231 Aural Skills III
MUT 233 Music Theory III
MUT 241 Aural Skills IV
MUT 243 Music Theory IV
MVC 112 Diction for Singers

PERFORMANCE – 10 hours

ENS 150 Handbell Choir (2 required semesters)
MPN 111 Class Piano I
MPN 121 Class Piano II
MPN 231 Class Piano III
MPN 241 Class Piano IV
REC 110 Recital Performance (6 required semesters)
REC 120 Freshman Platform
REC 240 Sophomore Platform
Applied Principal (6 hours)
Required ensemble (8 semesters)
Ensemble electives (2 semester)

OPEN ELECTIVES – 21 hours

[The student’s academic advisor should be consulted for preferred Open Elective options.]

The BA degree requires 12 credit hours in one foreign language.

One course of PED is strongly recommended.

TOTAL = 126

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