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University Catalog 2021-2022 
University Catalog 2021-2022 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Minor in Creative Studies in Music


The Minor in Creative Studies in Music supplements existing music major programs by offering a curriculum that combines music composition, improvisation, applied world music and creative applications of technology into a single skills-based program.

Enrollment Requirement

Prerequisites to the program:

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the Minor in Creative Studies in Music, the student will have the ability to:

  • Improvise in a variety of styles;
  • Use music technology in performance and composition outside of the standard commercial applications;
  • Show proficiency through perfomance and composition in at least one non-Western, world music style (Arabic music, West African music, etc.).

Requirements for the Minor (23 units)