AA in Music: General

Earn your Associate in Arts degree online with a major in Music: General at Foothill College.

English proficiency: ENGL 1A, ESLL 26 or equivalent.
Mathematics proficiency: MATH 105 or equivalent.

A minimum of 90 units is required to include:

  • All General Education requirements, CSU General Education Breadth Requirements, or the IGETC
  • Core courses (35 Units)
  • Support courses (12 Units)
  • Additional electives may be necessary to meet the 90-unit minimum for the associate degree

NOTE: All courses pertaining to the major must be taken for a letter grade. In addition, a GPA of 2.5 or higher in all core and support courses for the degree.

The courses listed BELOW are generally offered as online courses at least once every two years. Please see Online Schedule of Classes for verification.

ONLINE COURSE TITLE UNITS
     
CORE COURSES (35 units)
MUS 2A GREAT COMPOSERS & MUSIC MASTERPIECES OF WESTERN CIVILIZATION 5
MUS 2B GREAT COMPOSERS & MUSIC MASTERPIECES OF WESTERN CIVILIZATION 5
MUS 2C GREAT COMPOSERS & MUSIC MASTERPIECES OF WESTERN CIVILIZATION 5
MUS 2D WORLD MUSIC: ROOTS TO CONTEMPORARY GLOBAL FUSION 5
MUS 3A BEGINNING MUSIC THEORY, LITERATURE & COMP 5
MUS 3B INTERMEDIATE MUSIC THEORY, LITERATURE & COMP 5
MUS 3C ADVANCED MUSIC THEORY, LITERATURE & COMP 5
     
SUPPORT COURSES (12 units)
MUS 1 INTRO TO MUSIC 4
MUS 4 COMPOSING & ARRANGING W/ SIBELIUS 4
MUS 7 CONTEMPORARY MUSIC STYLES: ROCK, POP & JAZZ 4
MUS 7D CONTEMPORARY MUSIC STYLES: BEATLES 4
MUS 7E HISTORY OF THE BLUES 4
MUS 7F MUSIC IN FILM 4
MUS 8 MUSIC OF MULTICULTURAL AMERICA 5
or MUS 8H HONORS MUSIC OF MULTICULTURAL AMERICA 5
MUS 10 MUSIC FUNDAMENTALS 4

Note that this list does NOT include courses that are only held on campus. For a list of on-campus courses that satisfy degree requirements, visit the Curriculum Sheet.

Based on 2014 - 2015 Curriculum Sheet.

Last Updated September 12, 2014
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