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Music Performance, AAAS Planning Guide

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Program Description:

The Performance Associate in Applied Arts and Sciences degree is designed to prepare students for careers in music performance and related occupations. Shoreline Community College works closely with local advisory committees and industry professionals to ensure students receive the knowledge and skills currently in demand by employers in the field. Students interested in pursuing a four-year baccalaureate degree in Music should follow the Music AA-DTA transfer degree planning guide .

AAAS Degree (90 Credits)

Note: Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information in this publication. However, the information is subject to change without notice and final career decisions are the responsibility of the student.

GPA of 2.0 or better for the entire program required.

Program Prerequisites:

There are no prerequisites to start this program. To graduate with a degree, the general education requirements include successful completion of ENGL& 101  and MUSTC 106 . The prerequisite for ENGL& 101 is the completion of EAP 099 , ENGL 099  or equivalent with a 2.0 or better, or placement into ENGL& 101. The prerequisite for MUSTC 106  is the completion of MATH 098  (2.0 or better) or placement into MATH 099  or instructor permission.

Core Curriculum - 17 Credits

Communication Skills (5 Credits)

Human Relations (2 Credits)

Multicultural Understanding (5 Credits)

Choose one of the following courses: HUM 105 , CMST 203 , MCS 105 .

Quantitative/Symbolic Reasoning (5 Credits)

Applied Lessons Requirements - Minimum of 6 credits

*2 credits required, Instructor approval required for registration.

Ensemble Performance Requirements - Minimum of 16 Credits

Choose from the courses below - minimum of 6 credits must be in the Large Ensemble Performance category. Courses may be repeated for credit.

Large Ensemble Performance

Small Ensemble Performance

Variable credit, students may choose up to 4 ensembles each quarter.

  • Americana/Bluegrass Ensemble Credits: 1
  • Brass Ensemble Credits: 1
  • Flute Ensemble Credits: 1
  • Guitar Ensemble Credits: 1
  • Percussion Ensemble Credits: 1
  • Repertoire Jazz Ensemble Credits: 1
  • Saxophone Ensemble Credits: 1
  • String Ensemble Credits: 1
  • Vocal Ensemble Credits: 1
  • Woodwind Ensemble Credits: 1

Music Tech/Music Electives - 8 Credits

Choose from the recommended electives listed below, other electives as approved by program advisor.

Approval To Graduate

Student Name, SID and Date: ____________________________________________________

Faculty Advisor and Date: _______________________________________________________

Division Dean and Date: ________________________________________________________

Credential Approval and Date: ____________________________________________________

Sample Schedule for A.A.A.S. Degree

Students may start this degree program in Fall, Winter, or Spring quarters.

* Courses meet the General Education/Related Instruction Requirements
** MUSC& 241 , MUSC& 242 , MUSC& 243  may be substituted for MUSTC 241 , MUSTC 242 , MUSTC 243 

1st Year

2nd Year

Fall Quarter

Winter Quarter

Spring Quarter

Program Advisor:

Doug Reid  206-546-4759 dreid@shoreline.edu Rm 812
Jeff Kashiwa 206-533-6770  jkashiwa@shoreline.edu  Rm 807

Program Information:

Length of Program: 90 Credits
Completion Award: AAAS Degree
Enrollment: Fall (recommended), Winter, Spring
Approximate Quarterly Costs: $25-$85
(in addition to tuition, books and parking)
Website: http://shoreline.edu/programs/music-technology/

EPC 2832

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