Department of Music
College of Arts and Humanities

Bachelor of Music in Composition

STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES

SLO 1: Graduating BM Composition students will perform music from a variety of musical periods completing level 2 in their Applied Instrument area.

SLO 2: Graduating BM Composition students will be able to demonstrate a mastery of aural and written theory through analysis, critique, and formulation of opinions, as well as a thorough knowledge of compositional techniques for a range of ensembles and performing media (acoustic and electronic).

SLO 3: Graduating BM Composition students will be able to coordinate, coach, and produce their own music in live performance.

SLO 4: Graduating BM Composition students will be able to demonstrate a deep understanding of the repertoire, from past and present times, that is relevant in the evolution of western art music, be able to explain musical works in terms of their historical and theoretical underpinnings, and demonstrate an understanding of the connections between their own compositions and those of the western tradition.

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Last updated: 1/4/2018