Student Learning Outcomes

Bachelor of Music in Composition

OVERARCHING

The School of Music Bachelor of Music graduate demonstrates synthesis of all degree-related student learning outcomes (degree-specific, overall musicianship, knowledge, and skill) through expertise displayed in the degree capstone experience (see student learning outcomes and capstone experiences/assessment for designated degree).

The School of Music Bachelor of Music graduate demonstrates musical expertise by displaying musicianship expected for distinctive success in the professional field.

The School of Music Bachelor of Music graduate demonstrates competency of foundational musical knowledge related to music theory, analysis, and history.

The School of Music Bachelor of Music graduate demonstrates proficiency in musical skills related to aural skills and keyboard musicianship, and to a functional competence in music technology.

COMPOSITION

The Bachelor of Music in Composition graduate demonstrates the ability to compose music that displays creativity/ideas.

The Bachelor of Music in Composition graduate demonstrates the ability to compose music that is technically adept.

The Bachelor of Music in Composition graduate demonstrates the ability to compose music that displays appropriate structure/form.

The Bachelor of Music in Composition graduate demonstrates the ability to compose music that displays idiomatic awareness.

The Bachelor of Music in Composition graduate demonstrates the ability to compose music that is musically sophisticated.

The Bachelor of Music in Composition graduate demonstrates the ability to compose music that displays professional notation/presentation.

The Bachelor of Music in Composition graduate demonstrates the ability to compose music that displays a broad scope of materials.

GENERAL STUDIES

The Bachelor of Music graduate demonstrates the ability to find and use relevant information from a variety of sources to communicate sophisticated viewpoints regarding music and other subjects.

The Bachelor of Music graduate demonstrates fundamental knowledge of at least one discipline in the social/behavioral sciences: anthropology, economics, politics, psychology, and sociology.

The Bachelor of Music graduate demonstrates fundamental knowledge of at least one discipline in the humanities—art history, English, history, foreign languages, philosophy, religious studies, and speech communication.

The Bachelor of Music graduate demonstrates fundamental quantitative skill or scientific understanding through study in one of the following: biology, chemistry, health sciences, mathematics, and physics.

The Bachelor of Music graduate demonstrates significant skills in written communication.

 

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