Bachelor of Music Roadmap

128 Total Units Required
Minimum Number of Units in the Major: 72

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterUnits
MUS 130 Rudiments of Music Theory 3
MUS 150 Concert Music 1 0
GE Area A: Oral Communication (A1) or Critical Thinking (A3) 2 3
GE Area A: Written English Communication (A2) 3 3
GE Area B: Quantitative Reasoning (B4) 4 3
GE Area D: U.S. History (D2) or U.S. and California Government (D3) 3
 Units15
Second Semester
MUS 150 Concert Music 1 0
MUS 221 Fundamentals of Ear Training and Musicianship I 2
MUS 231 Contrapuntal Analysis and Synthesis 3
GE Area A: Oral Communication (A1) or Critical Thinking (A3) 3
GE Area A: Written English Communication II (A4) 3
 
GE Area B: Physical Science (B1) and Laboratory Science (B3) 5 3-4
SF State Studies or University Elective 3
 Units17-18
Third Semester
MUS 150 Concert Music 1 0
MUS 222 Fundamentals of Ear Training and Musicianship II 2
MUS 232 Diatonic Analysis and Synthesis 3
GE Area A: Written English Communication II (A4) if not already satisfied 3
 
GE Area B: Life Science (B2) and Laboratory Science (B3) 5 3-4
GE Area D: U.S. History (D2) or U.S. and California Government (D3) 3
 Units14-15
Fourth Semester
MUS 150 Concert Music 1 0
MUS 233 Chromatic Analysis and Synthesis 3
GE Area C: Arts (C1) 3
GE Area C: Arts (C1) or Humanities (C2) 3
GE Area C: Humanities: Literature (C3) 3
GE Area D: Social Sciences (D1) 3
 Units15
Fifth Semester
MUS 150 Concert Music 1 0
MUS 420 20th Century Techniques 3
MUS 542GW Music in Culture and Context - GWAR 3
Area of Emphasis (42-43 units) 6 7
GE Area UD-B: Upper Division Physical and/or Life Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
 Units16
Sixth Semester
MUS 150 Concert Music 1 0
MUS 550 Music from the Middle Ages to 1750 3
Area of Emphasis (42-43 units) 6 11
GE Area UD-C: Upper Division Arts and/or Humanities (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
 Units17
Seventh Semester
MUS 150 Concert Music 1 0
MUS 551 Classic and Romantic Music 3
Area of Emphasis (42-43 units) 6 11
GE Area UD-D: Upper Division Social Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
 Units17
Eighth Semester
MUS 150 Concert Music 1 0
MUS 552 20th Century Music 3
Area of Emphasis (41-43 units) 6 14
 Units17
 Total Units128-130