Learning Outcomes for Music Majors and Minors

1. To engage critically and aurally with a broad spectrum of musics.
2. To develop and enhance musicianship (rhythm, sightsinging, and keyboard skills).
3. To play or sing in a variety of ensembles.
4. To gain a comprehensive grounding in music theory.
5. To write cogently about music, using appropriate terminology.
6. To develop research skills appropriate to music study, using primary and secondary resources.
7. To understand the trajectory of Western art music.
8. To understand the sociological and cultural contexts of musical performance.