Jan 27, 2021  
Undergraduate Catalog 2018-2019 
    
Undergraduate Catalog 2018-2019 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Course Descriptions


 

Mathematics

  
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    MATH 200 - Elementary Linear Algebra


    2 hours

    Systems of linear equations, matrices and determinants, vector spaces, linear transformations, eigenvalues and eigenvectors, applications.
    Prerequisite(s): MATH 191 .
    WINTER
  
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    MATH 201 - Intermediate Linear Algebra


    3 hours

    Systems of linear equations, matrices and determinants, vector spaces, linear transformations, eigenvalues and eigenvectors, orthogonality and inner product spaces, applications.
    Prerequisite(s): MATH 191 .
    WINTER
  
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    MATH 205 - Tutoring in Mathematics (SERV-2)


    1 hour

    This course is a service learning course designed to help students become effective peer tutors.
    Prerequisite(s): MATH 192 .
    FALL
  
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    MATH 215 - Statistics (IN-4)


    3 hours

    An introduction to descriptive and inferential statistics including organization and analysis of data, elementary probability, probability distributions (binomial, normal, Student’s t, chi-square), estimation, hypothesis testing, correlation and regression.
    FALL | WINTER | SUMMER
  
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    MATH 218 - Calculus III


    4 hours

    Partial derivatives, multiple integrals, vector calculus including Green’s theorem, Stokes’s theorem, and the divergence theorem.
    Prerequisite(s): MATH 192 .
    FALL
  
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    MATH 219 - Set Theory and Logic


    3 hours

    An introduction to the ideas, terminology, and notation of logic, sets, equivalence relations, and functions. The concept of a mathematical proof will be emphasized.
    Prerequisite(s): MATH 192 .
    WINTER
  
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    MATH 265 - Topics in Mathematics


    1-3 hours

    Topics selected from areas of mathematics not covered in other courses. This course may be repeated for credit with permission.
    Prerequisite(s): Permission of the instructor.
    FALL | WINTER
  
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    MATH 280 - Discrete Mathematical Structures


    3 hours

    An examination of many of the mathematical concepts of particular use to computer scientists. The topics include set theory, relations, graph theory, combinatorics, Boolean algebra, proof techniques, and finite state automata.
    Prerequisite(s): MATH 120  or equivalent; Familiarity with a programming language.
    WINTER
  
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    MATH 295 - Directed Study


    1-3 hours

    Individual reading and problem solving in a field chosen in consultation with an instructor. This course may be repeated for credit.
    Prerequisite(s): Approval by department faculty.
  
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    MATH 305 - Tutoring in Mathematics (SERV-2)


    1 hour

    This course is a service learning course designed to help students become effective peer tutors.
    Prerequisite(s): Mathematics majors who have successfully completed MATH 218 .
    WINTER
  
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    MATH 312 - History of Mathematics (W)


    3 hours

    A survey of the development of classical mathematics from ancient times to calculus, together with selected topics from the history of modern mathematics.
    Prerequisite(s): MATH 192  and MATH 280  or MATH 219 .
    FALL, odd years
  
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    MATH 315 - Differential Equations


    3 hours

    Introduction to dynamical systems, solutions of various types of ordinary differential equations, systems of linear differential equations, the Laplace transform, applications to problems in the physical sciences.
    Prerequisite(s): MATH 192 .
    WINTER
  
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    MATH 316 - Partial Differential Equations


    3 hours

    Partial differential equations, Fourier series, boundary value problems, Bessel functions, Legendre polynomials.
    This course is cross-listed with PHYS 316 , Physics Department. A student may receive credit for this course from only one program.
    Prerequisite(s): MATH 315 .
    FALL, even years
  
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    MATH 317 - Complex Variables


    3 hours

    An introduction to the theory of analytic functions of a complex variable, including mappings by elementary functions, complex integration, the Cauchy-Goursat theorem, Cauchy’s integral formula, power series, Laurent series, the theory of residues, and conformal mapping.
    Prerequisite(s): MATH 218 , MATH 219 .
    WINTER, even years
  
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    MATH 318 - Abstract Algebra


    3 hours

    The structure of groups, rings, integral domains, and fields.
    Prerequisite(s): MATH 218 , MATH 219 .
    FALL, even years
  
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    MATH 320 - Numerical Analysis


    3 hours

    This course analyzes the basic techniques for the efficient numerical solution of problems in science and engineering. Topics include root finding, interpolation, approximation of functions, integration, differential equations, and direct and iterative methods in Linear Algebra.
    Prerequisite(s): MATH 192 , MATH 219  or MATH 280  and CPTR 124 .
    WINTER, odd years
  
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    MATH 327 - Probability and Statistics


    4 hours

    A calculus based introduction to basic concepts in probability theory and statistics. Topics include conditional probability and independence; Bayes theorem; discrete and continuous probability distributions for one and for several random variables; expectation and variance; special distributions, including binomial, Poisson, and normal distributions; the central limit theorem. Introduces basic statistical theory, including estimation of parameters, confidence intervals, and hypothesis testing.
    Prerequisite(s): MATH 192 .
    FALL, even years
  
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    MATH 329 - Actuarial Exam P Preparation


    3 hours

    This course prepares students to take Exam P from the Society of Actuaries.
    Prerequisite(s): MATH 327 .
    WINTER, even years
  
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    MATH 410 - Real Analysis


    3 hours

    A study of real numbers, sequences, series, limits of functions, continuity, differentiation, and Riemann integration.
    Prerequisite(s): MATH 218  and MATH 219 .
    FALL, odd years
  
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    MATH 415 - Geometry


    3 hours

    Topics selected from the following: Euclidean geometry, axiomatic systems and finite geometries, transformational geometry, hyperbolic geometry, projective geometry, other non-Euclidean geometries, applications of geometry.
    Prerequisite(s): MATH 219 .
    FALL, odd years
  
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    MATH 465 - Topics in Mathematics


    1-3 hours

    See MATH 265  for course description.
    Prerequisite(s): Permission of the instructor.
    FALL | WINTER
  
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    MATH 485 - Mathematics Seminar (W)


    1 hour

    Written and oral reports are made on a variety of topics in mathematics including topics in current mathematical literature.
    Prerequisite(s): Permission of mathematics staff.
    FALL, even years
  
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    MATH 486 - Mathematics Seminar II


    1 hour

    A continuation of MATH 485  in which a significant research paper will be completed and presented orally.
    Prerequisite(s): MATH 485 .
    WINTER, odd years
  
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    MATH 495 - Directed Study


    1-3 hours

    See MATH 295  for course description.
    Prerequisite(s): Approval by department faculty.

Modern Language

  
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    MDLG 165 - Topics in Modern Languages


    1-3 hours

    Selected topics in modern languages presented in a classroom setting. Subjects covered will determine how the course applies to the major. This course may be repeated for credit.
    FALL | WINTER
  
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    MDLG 230 - Critical Methods in Languages


    3 hours

    It continues the process of critical analysis through literary readings in translation. It presents students with some of the major trends in twentieth-century literary criticism, including a glimpse of the postcolonial condition and awareness of subaltern studies for development of critical thinking skills. Students will write brief critical responses to reading as a step for oral production and academic dialogue in class. This course is offered in English.
    Prerequisite(s): ENGL 102 .
    WINTER
  
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    MDLG 266 - Topics in Modern Languages


    1-3 hours

    See MDLG 165  for course description.
    FALL | WINTER
  
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    MDLG 350 - Global Citizenship Seminar I


    1 hour

    To provide students the opportunity to acquire global competence and to continue with language acquisition. This seminar is an academic follow-up primarily for ACA students returning from abroad as they readjust to the United States. Lab Fee: 10 ($210).
    FALL
  
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    MDLG 450 - Global Citizenship Seminar II


    1 hour

    This seminar will focus on preparing global citizens. It serves students as a deepening of their reflection and a contextualization of their experience abroad. Lab Fee: 3 ($20).
    Prerequisite(s): MDLG 350 .
    WINTER
  
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    MDLG 465 - Topics in Modern Languages


    1-3 hours

    See MDLG 165  for course description.
    FALL | WINTER
  
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    MDLG 490 - MLD Exit Examination (DEE)


    1 hour

    The objective of this course is to assist students in preparing for the Departmental Exit Exam (DEE) as partial fulfillment of the International Studies degree. Students will have the opportunity to maintain and enhance a modern language within the chosen major. Lab Fee: 3 ($20).
    Corequisite(s): MDLG 450 .
    WINTER

Management

  
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    MGNT 265 - Topics in Business


    1-3 hours

    Selected topics designed to meet the needs or interests of students in specialty areas of business and management. This course may be repeated for credit with permission.
    Prerequisite(s): Permission of the instructor.
    FALL | WINTER
  
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    MGNT 288 - Project Management (SERV-2)


    0-3 hours

    Successful project management requires a blend of both technical knowledge and non-technical skills such as effective communication, organization, and leadership. Students will learn techniques and best practices for all phases of the project life cycle: project initiation and scope, stakeholder management, risk management, work breakdown structure, planning, cost analysis, personnel management, team building, scheduling, monitoring and controlling, documentation, project closure, and transition to operations. This course may be repeated for credit. Six hours can be counted toward a business requirement. Lab Fee: 6 ($90).
    This course is cross-listed with MGNT 488 . A student may receive credit for this course from only one program.
    FALL | WINTER
  
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    MGNT 295 - Directed Study


    1-3 hours

    A directed study involves individualized research into a selected topic chosen by the faculty adviser and the student.
    Prerequisite(s): Approval of the Dean of the School.
    FALL | WINTER
  
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    MGNT 334 - Principles of Management


    3 hours

    A study of basic business management including an analysis of business policies viewed from the standpoint of the functional characteristics of the management process and current ethics.
    FALL | WINTER
  
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    MGNT 344 - Human Resource Management


    3 hours

    An introduction to the organization, training, motivation, and direction of employees with a view to maintaining their productivity and morale at high levels. Among topics covered are selection, training, compensation and financial incentives, work standards, techniques of supervision and leadership, and regulatory compliance.
    WINTER
  
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    MGNT 350 - Managing Business Networks and Operations


    3 hours

    Covers the conceptual models, decision making tools, and information systems used by managers and strategists to integrate operations, supply chain, and information systems toward increased productivity and competitive advantage.
    Prerequisite(s): BUAD 217 ; BUAD 221  or  .
    WINTER
  
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    MGNT 354 - Principles of Risk Management


    3 hours

    An introductory study in the field of risk management. Material covered includes insurance categories of liability, property, health and life. The primary emphasis will be on business applications, but some consideration will be given to the personal risk.
    WINTER, odd years
  
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    MGNT 364 - International Business and Economics


    3 hours

    A survey of the world environment of business including aspects of economics, cultures, trade theories, governments, exchange and finances, multinational firms’ strategies. The impact on business operations of each of these is considered, including a study of the economic relationships between countries and the cooperation that is necessary for stable economic world growth.
    Prerequisite(s): ECON 224 , ECON 225 .
    FALL | WINTER
  
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    MGNT 368 - Multicultural Management


    3 hours

    Develops an understanding of the role and impact of cultural diversity in the workplace. The course focuses on how multiculturalism influences the local and international environments within which organizations operate, including economic, legal, and political aspects; markets and business customs; dealing with foreign governments and nationals; formulating, implementing, and evaluating cross-functional and cross-cultural decision processes that enable an organization to achieve its objectives.
    Prerequisite(s): MGNT 334  or permission of instructor.
    FALL
  
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    MGNT 371 - Principles of Entrepreneurship


    3 hours

    A study of the theory and practice of initiating a business venture and organizing the necessary resources. Provides an understanding of the risks and rewards associated with entrepreneurship. Topics include start-up financing, marketing, risk management, development and implementation of a business plan.
    FALL
  
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    MGNT 372 - Small Business Management


    3 hours

    Examines the principles and problems of operating a small business after it is established. Topics covered include a procedural system for operating a small business, providing physical facilities, financing, organizing, marketing, and managing of the small business.
    Prerequisite(s): ACCT 103  or ACCT 222 .
    WINTER
  
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    MGNT 410 - Organizational Theory and Design


    3 hours

    A management capstone course for the development of thinking about organizations. Missions, goals, strategies, and effectiveness are blended into learning about organizational design as it is influenced by external realities. Students learn design alternatives to create a fit between the strengths of the organization and its external environment to achieve a sustainable competitive advantage.
    WINTER
  
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    MGNT 420 - Organizational Behavior


    3 hours

    Investigates the impact that individuals and groups have on values, attitudes, job satisfaction, motivation, and how the resultant organizational structure and culture are affected. The purpose of the course is the application of this knowledge toward improving an organization’s effectiveness. Students learn the dynamics of leadership and management as they influence organizational behavior.
    FALL
  
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    MGNT 450 - Leadership in Organizations


    3 hours

    This course is a non-quantitative exploration of leadership allowing students to engage in an in-depth study of how they can develop as successful organizational leaders. The strengths and weaknesses of various leadership approaches (including Great Man, behavioral, contingency, transformational, servant leadership and shared leadership) are compared. Other course topics may include the Biblical teaching on leadership, conflict management and/or approaches to leading organizational change. Students are required to obtain hands-on leadership experience during the semester outside of class as part of the course requirements.
    This course is cross-listed with NPLD 550. A student may receive credit for this course from only one program.
    WINTER
  
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    MGNT 452 - Christian Missionary Entrepreneurship


    3 hours

    This course familiarizes students with the complex range of decisions and activities that arise in the initiation and operation of a nonprofit organization. This is accomplished by an immersive academic experience that involves students directly in service for others within the context of the Seventh-day Adventist faith. In addition to real-world challenges, participants study text, online, and periodical material to provide an intelligent consideration of corporate forms, sources of revenue, constituencies, operational considerations, and nonprofit products and services. This class presumes familiarity with, and appreciation of, the writings of Ellen White. Prospective students who are not familiar with the writings of Ellen White may contact the professor for provisional acceptance into the class.
    This course is cross-listed with NPLD 552. A student may receive credit for this course from only one program.
    WINTER
  
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    MGNT 460 - Compensation and Benefits


    3 hours

    Part one of the course covers employee and executive compensation components, theory, and strategies. Compensation is an integral part of attracting and retaining organizational talent. Part two of the course covers executive and employee benefits and strategies. In the climate of expensive medical coverage, emphasis will be given to cost containment strategies. Great organizations offer benefits that satisfy a wide range of employees’ needs and delivers competitive advantage in attracting and retaining a quality employee base.
    Prerequisite(s): MGNT 344 .
    WINTER, online even years
  
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    MGNT 464 - Business Strategies (W)


    3 hours

    A capstone course that integrates the functional business areas. It is designed to give the student experience in strategic analysis and decision-making using the case method. Students learn to identify, analyze, propose alternative solutions, and make decisions about business strategy. Attention is given to matching organizational resources to the external environment to achieve a strategic competitive advantage. Lab Fee: 2 ($15).
    Prerequisite(s): BMKT 326 ; ECON 225 ; FNCE 315 ; MGNT 334 ; Achieve senior status (complete 94 hours before enrolling in this course.)
    FALL | WINTER
  
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    MGNT 465 - Topics in Business


    1-3 hours

    See MGNT 265  for course description.
    Prerequisite(s): Permission of the instructor.
    FALL | WINTER
  
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    MGNT 470 - Strategic Management in Nonprofit Organizations (W)


    3 hours

    The integration and application of strategic management principles, concepts, and practices in nonprofit organizations are discussed. The development of mission statements, goal-setting concepts, and strategy formulation and implementation approaches are included. Students are provided the opportunity to design organizational plans and strategies relevant to their specific needs and the needs of their organizations.
    WINTER
  
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    MGNT 488 - Project Management (SERV-2)


    0-3 hours

    See MGNT 288  for course description. Lab Fee: 6 ($90).
    This course is cross-listed with MGNT 288 . A student may receive credit for this course from only one program.
    FALL | WINTER
  
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    MGNT 491 - Management Practicum


    0-3 hours

    A practicum consists of supervised volunteer/work experience in related fields of management on a part-time basis. The work may be done at various job sites. A minimum of 50 clock hours of work experience is required for each semester hour of credit. Students choosing 0 hours will receive a grade of pass/fail. (Note: A maximum of 3 credit hours of practicum and/or internship may apply as an elective in the major.)
    Prerequisite(s): Junior or senior status and permission of a supervising professor. (Registration for this course and an agreement with a supervising professor must be completed prior to beginning the work experience).
    FALL | WINTER | SUMMER
  
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    MGNT 492 - Management Internship


    0-3 hours

    Students obtain on-the-job experience working under supervision in a management position or a tailored program of management experience in a selected office or facility on a full-time basis. All hours must be completed on one job site. A minimum of 100 clock hours of work experience is required for each semester hour of credit. Students choosing 0 hours will receive a grade of pass/fail. (Note: A maximum of 3 credit hours of practicum and/or internship may apply as an elective in the major.)
    Prerequisite(s): Junior or senior status and permission of a supervising professor. (Registration for this course and an agreement with a supervising professor must be completed prior to beginning the work experience).
    FALL | WINTER | SUMMER
  
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    MGNT 495 - Directed Study


    1-3 hours

    See MGNT 295  for course description.
    Prerequisite(s): Approval of the Dean of the School.
    FALL | WINTER
  
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    MGNT 497 - Management Research


    3 hours

    This course permits students to apply principles of research and statistical analysis of data leading to the completion of a research project.
    Prerequisite(s): BUAD 221  or  ; MGNT 450 .
    FALL | WINTER

Church Music

  
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    MUCH 216 - Music in the Christian Church (IN-10)


    3 hours

    A historical, theological, and liturgical survey of music in the Christian Church, from its roots in the Jewish synagogue to contemporary trends in worship, with particular emphasis on hymnology.
    FALL | WINTER
  
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    MUCH 315 - Church Music Materials and Administration


    3 hours

    The study of worship philosophies, denominational political hierarchies, liturgies, ensemble organization, appropriate music literature for performance and administrative procedures. Students are required to prepare service music for services of various denominations.
    FALL | WINTER

Music Theory

  
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    MUCT 107 - Basic Musicianship I


    1 hour

    This course, designed to be taken concurrently with MUCT 111  , is for prospective music majors and minors whose placement scores indicate a need of fundamental musical knowledge. Students will receive instruction in the elements of music, i.e. pitch and rhythmic notation, key and time signatures, major and minor scales, intervals and chords. Two class periods per week are required.
    FALL
  
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    MUCT 108 - Basic Musicianship II


    1 hour

    This course is to be taken concurrently with MUCT 112  and, like MUCT 107 , is designed to assist students in the acquisition of fundamental musical knowledge. Students will continue the study of triads, seventh chords, and their application within the tonal system, and learn the basic principles of four-part voice leading and part writing. Two class periods per week are required.
    WINTER
  
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    MUCT 111 - Music Theory I


    3 hours

    A study of the elements that render music of all periods aurally and visually comprehensible, within simple forms and a variety of textures from one to four voices. Music Theory I may not be repeated more than once.
    Prerequisite(s): Satisfactory score on placement examination.
    FALL
  
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    MUCT 112 - Music Theory II


    3 hours

    A study of the elements that render music of all periods aurally and visually comprehensible, within simple forms and a variety of textures from one to four voices. Music Theory I may not be repeated more than once.
    Prerequisite(s):   with a grade of C- or higher.
    WINTER
  
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    MUCT 121 - Aural Theory I


    1 hour

    A laboratory for the development of keyboard and sight-singing skills related to the materials introduced in MUCT 111  - MUCT 112 . This is a computer assisted course.
    FALL
  
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    MUCT 122 - Aural Theory II


    1 hour

    A laboratory for the development of keyboard and sight-singing skills related to the materials introduced in MUCT 111  - MUCT 112 . This is a computer assisted course.
    WINTER
  
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    MUCT 211 - Music Theory III


    3 hours

    An expanded and intensified study of the structure of music as begun in MUCT 111  - MUCT 112 .
    Prerequisite(s): MUCT 111  - MUCT 112 .
    FALL
  
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    MUCT 212 - Music Theory IV


    3 hours

    An expanded and intensified study of the structure of music as begun in MUCT 111  - MUCT 112 . In MUCT 212, contemporary music is emphasized.
    Prerequisite(s): MUCT 111  - MUCT 112 .
    WINTER
  
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    MUCT 221 - Aural Theory III


    1 hour

    Keyboard and sight-singing applications of materials studied in MUCT 211  - MUCT 212 . This is a computer-assisted course.
    FALL
  
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    MUCT 222 - Aural Theory IV


    1 hour

    Keyboard and sight-singing applications of materials studied in MUCT 211  - MUCT 212 . This is a computer-assisted course.
    WINTER
  
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    MUCT 295 - Directed Study


    1-3 hours

    Individual study open to music majors and other qualified students. Content to be arranged. Approval must be secured from the School Dean prior to registration. May be repeated up to a total of three hours.
  
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    MUCT 313 - Orchestration and Arranging


    3 hours

    The ranges, capabilities and limitations, and transpositions of orchestra and band instruments. Idiomatic scoring of short works for vocal and instrumental chamber groups, small orchestra, and band. Performance of exercises and analysis of scores is emphasized.
    Prerequisite(s): MUCT 212  or permission of the instructor.
    FALL, even years
  
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    MUCT 314 - Counterpoint


    3 hours

    A study of the concept and principles of counterpoint. Course components include: a species approach to counterpoint as evidenced in 16th-century vocal music; a harmony-based approach to the instrumental contrapuntal writing of the mature Baroque; and a representative sampling of counterpoint as seen in repertoire from the 19th and 20th centuries. Students directly interface with course material through analysis, composition, and performance.
    Prerequisite(s): MUCT 212  or permission of the instructor.
    WINTER, odd years
  
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    MUCT 315 - Compositional Techniques


    3 hours

    An introduction to the process and experience of musical composition. Students will explore perceptions of repetition, variation, and contrast as elements in artistic construction. They will experiment with rhythmic, melodic, and harmonic aspects of musical gesture and their effects, particularly in small musical forms.
    Prerequisite(s): MUCT 212  or permission of the instructor.
    FALL, odd years
  
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    MUCT 413 - Analysis of Musical Forms


    3 hours

    An analytical study of musical structure from the smallest units of form to the more complex music of all historical periods.
    Prerequisite(s): MUCT 212  or permission of the instructor.
    WINTER, even years
  
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    MUCT 465 - Topics in Music


    1-3 hours

    Selected topics in music presented in a classroom setting. Subjects covered will determine how the class applies to the major. This course may be repeated for credit.
    FALL | WINTER
  
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    MUCT 495 - Directed Study


    1-3 hours

    See MUCT 295  for course description.

Music Education

  
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    MUED 231 - Music and Movement: A Sequential Approach


    2 hours

    A survey of the structure of music including music fundamentals, movement to music, performance skills, listening skills, and the integration of music into life activities. This course does not apply toward a major or minor in music.
    Prerequisite(s): EDUC 129 , EDUC 138 , or approval of instructor.
    FALL, even years
  
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    MUED 236 - String Methods and Techniques


    2 hours

    The study of the stringed instruments, including methods and materials for class and private instruction. Observation of classroom and private instruction is required.
    WINTER, even years
  
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    MUED 246 - Brass Methods and Techniques


    2 hours

    A study of tone production, performance techniques, embouchure, fingerings, practical pedagogic techniques, and simple repairs. A survey of literature for the instruments and evaluation of teaching methods. Observation of classroom and private instruction is required.
    FALL, even years
  
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    MUED 250 - Technology in Music Education


    2 hours

    A course designed to help music students develop skills in the use of computers in music education. Students will become proficient in the use of MIDI, and of music notation and sequencing programs. They will sample and learn to use computer programs in the music department and teaching administration and in the teaching of music theory, appreciation, performance, literature, history, and ear training in grades K-12.
    Prerequisite(s): CPTE 100  or equivalent.
    WINTER, odd years
  
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    MUED 256 - Woodwind Methods and Techniques


    2 hours

    A study of tone production, performance techniques, embouchure, fingerings, practical pedagogic techniques, and simple repairs. A survey of literature for the instruments and evaluation of teaching methods. Observation of classroom and private instruction is required.
    WINTER, odd years
  
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    MUED 266 - Percussion Methods and Techniques


    2 hours

    The study of the percussion instruments, including methods and materials for class and private instruction. Observation of classroom and private instruction is required.
    FALL, odd years
  
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    MUED 316 - Piano Pedagogy


    2 hours

    Methods, materials, and procedures for private and class piano instruction; planning a complete program for pupils on various grade levels including technic, repertoire, and musicianship. Observation and teaching are required.
    Prerequisite(s): Two hours of MUPF 189  or equivalent.
    FALL, odd years
  
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    MUED 317 - Voice Pedagogy


    2 hours

    Methods, materials, and procedures for private and class voice instruction; testing and classification of voices; physiological and psychological problems of voice production and diction. Observation and teaching are required.
    Prerequisite(s): Two hours of MUPF 189  or equivalent and permission of instructor.
    WINTER, odd years
  
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    MUED 318 - Organ Pedagogy


    2 hours

    Methods, materials, and procedures for instruction in organ; accompaniment of church services; registration of organ literature on various types of organs. Observation and teaching are required.
    Prerequisite(s): Two hours of MUPF 189  or equivalent.
    FALL, even years
  
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    MUED 331 - Music in the Elementary School


    3 hours

    A study of music teaching-learning methods, materials and strategies for K-8 students. Basic concepts of musical organization, musical skills, and literature for the classroom. The course will include a survey of age-appropriate choral and instrumental repertories. Observation of classroom teaching is required.
    Prerequisite(s): Admission to Teacher Education.
    FALL, odd years
  
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    MUED 332 - Music in the Secondary School


    3 hours

    A study of music teaching-learning methods, materials and strategies for 9-12 students. Theories and practices in secondary school music, attention to music administration, discipline, curricular developments in music education, evaluation procedures appropriate to the music classroom. The course will include a survey of age-appropriate choral and instrumental repertories. Observation of classroom teaching is required.
    WINTER, even years
  
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    MUED 439 - Pre-Student Teaching Seminar


    1 hour

    A seminar in which the student is oriented to student teaching, including curriculum, lesson planning, professional relationships, and other matters related to student teaching.
    Prerequisite(s): Admission to Teacher Education.
    FALL | WINTER

Music History

  
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    MUHL 115 - Music in Western Culture (IN-10)


    3 hours

    A course designed to acquaint students with the history of western music from the Middle Ages through the 20th century. Topics will include major composers, styles, forms and genres studied within their cultural contexts. This course does not apply toward a major in music.
    FALL
  
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    MUHL 120 - Music in the United States (IN-10)


    3 hours

    A study of the significant musical trends that have evolved during the four centuries of the nation’s history. This course also examines the socio-historical contexts that have fostered differing musical traditions. Topics include folk and traditional music, art music, sacred music, popular music, and music for theatre and film.
    FALL | WINTER
  
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    MUHL 218 - Musical Styles and Repertories (IN-10)


    3 hours

    A global introduction to musical style and literature, designed for majors and minors, but open to all interested students. The majority of the course examines the history of Western art music from the Middle Ages to the present, yet substantial attention is given to American popular genres, and to the music of various non-western cultures.
    FALL
  
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    MUHL 295 - Directed Study


    1-3 hours

    Individual study open to music majors and other qualified students. Content to be arranged. Approval must be secured from the School Dean prior to registration. May be repeated up to a total of three hours.
  
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    MUHL 320 - Music in the Middle Ages and Renaissance (W)


    2 hours

    A survey of the important figures, trends, styles, and genres in Western Europe, beginning with musical thought in ancient Greece and culminating with sacred and secular vocal music of the 16th century. Ability to read music is strongly recommended.
    FALL, odd years
  
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    MUHL 321 - Music in the Late Renaissance and Baroque (W)


    2 hours

    This course begins with the expansion of instrumental music during the Renaissance, and traces the history of western music to the mid-18th century with the principal composers, styles, and genres of the Baroque period. Ability to read music is strongly recommended.
    WINTER, even years
  
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    MUHL 322 - Classic and Romantic Music (W)


    2 hours

    A study of the major composers, genres, and stylistic trends in Europe and the United States from the mid-18th century through the 19th century. Ability to read music is strongly recommended.
    FALL, even years
  
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    MUHL 323 - Music in the Twentieth and Twenty-First Centuries (W)


    2 hours

    A study of the diversity of musical styles from the latter 19th century to the present. The course emphasizes the expanded musical vocabulary of western art music and its incorporation of popular and folk elements as well as non-Western theories and techniques. Ability to read music is strongly recommended.
    WINTER, odd years
  
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    MUHL 465 - Topics in Music


    1-3 hours

    Selected topics in music presented in a classroom setting. Subjects covered will determine how the class applies to the major. This course may be repeated for credit.
    FALL | WINTER
  
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    MUHL 485 - Music Seminar


    2 hours

    A seminar focusing on a particular composer, style, genre, or issue within the history of music. This course may be repeated for credit.
    Prerequisite(s): Permission of Instructor.
    FALL | WINTER
  
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    MUHL 489 - Senior Project


    2 hours

    The preparation and submission of a substantial research or creative project. Students will submit a proposal to the music faculty no later than the end of the semester prior to enrolling in MUHL 489. Once approved, a faculty adviser will be assigned. Course requirements include weekly meetings with the faculty adviser. All requirements for this course must be met within the semester for which the student is registered.
    Prerequisite(s): Permission of music faculty.
    FALL | WINTER
  
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    MUHL 495 - Directed Study


    1-3 hours

    Individual study open to music majors and other qualified students. Content to be arranged. Approval must be secured from the School Dean prior to registration. May be repeated up to a total of three hours.

Music Performance

  
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    MUPF 103 - Class Piano 1


    1 hour

    For music majors, a two-semester course sequence designed to develop basic piano skills, which include the playing of scales, chords, arpeggios, cadences, and simple melodies and hymns.
    FALL
  
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    MUPF 104 - Class Piano 2


    1 hour

    For music majors, a two-semester course sequence designed to develop basic piano skills, which include the playing of scales, chords, arpeggios, cadences, and simple melodies and hymns.
    WINTER
 

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