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DEPARTMENT OF VISUAL & PERFORMING ARTS

COURSES

COURSE 

COURSE TITLE 

HRS 

PREREQUISITE 

UNIVERSITY CORE REQUIREMENTS  Total 48 
BIO 111 Introduction in Biological Science 3  
CIS 101 Intro to Computers 3  
COM 210 Public Speaking 3 PRE: ENG 112
ENG 110 College English & Comp I 3  
ENG 111 College English & Comp II 3 PRE: ENG 110 or Placement
ENG 112 College Comp & Argument 3 PRE: ENG 111 or Placement
ENG 113 College Comp & Research 3 PRE: ENG 112 or Placement
ETH 215 Cross Cultural Ethics 3  
FRS 111 Freshman Studies I .5  
FRS 112 Freshman Studies II .5  
OSU 121 Orientation to Shaw University .5  
HIS 115 Survey of World Civilization 3  
HPE 111 Personal Health & Safety 1  
HPE 112 Fundamental Motor Skills 1  
HUM 200 Intro to Humanities 3 PRE: ENG 112
MAT 110 Basic Math 3  
MAT 111 General Mathematics I 3 PRE: MAT 110 or PL
MAT 112 General Mathematics II 3 PRE: MAT 111
PHY 112 Intro to Physical Science 3 PRE: MAT 111
SSC 115 Survey of the Social Sciences 3  
DEPARTMENT CORE REQUIREMENTS  Total 11 
MUS 115/215/315/415   1x4  
MUS 116/216/316/416 OR:  1x4  
MUS 181/281/381/481   1x4  
MUS 182/282/382/482   1x4  
MUS 225 Music Appreciation 3  
MAJOR REQUIREMENT  TOTAL
54 Instrumental OR
62 Vocal
 
MUS 104 Italian Diction 2 Vocal only
MUS 105 English Diction 2 Vocal only
MUS 204 German Diction 2 Vocal only
MUS 205 French Diction 2 Vocal Only
MUS 100 Elements 3  
MUS 113 Theory I 4  
MUS 114 Theory II 4 PRE: MUS 113
MUS 154 Class Piano I 1  
MUS 155 Class Piano II 1  
MUS 213 Theory III 4 PRE: MUS 114
MUS 214 Theory IV 4 PRE: MUS 213
MUS 314 Form and Analysis 3 PRE: MUS 214
MUS 343 History I 3 PRE: MUS 214
MUS 344 History II 3 PRE: MUS 343
MUS 365 Conducting 3 PRE: MUS 214
MUS 227 African American Music 3  
MUS  1 Applied Music 1  
MUS  2 Applied Music 1  
MUS  3 Applied Music 1  
MUS  4   Applied Music 1  
MUS  5 Applied Music 1  
MUS  6 Applied Music 1  
MUS  7 Applied Music 1  
MUS  8 Applied Music 1  
Total # of hours to be completed
Total may vary depending on placement testing - minimum of 120 hours to graduate 
120 
ELECTIVE REQUIREMENTS  TOTAL
15 Instrumental 
7 Vocal