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LANSING COMMUNITY COLLEGE

 

CURRICULUM GUIDE

 

Sacred Music

Certificate of Completion

 

Curriculum Code: 1203  (Effective Fall 2004 - Summer 2009)

 

The Certificate program in Sacred Music is designed for those individuals interested in or already practicing music at their place of worship, and who wish to further develop their basic musical skills. Emphasis is on integrating fundamental knowledge of music theory and keyboard with stylistic and practical skills generally required of sacred musicians. Course work also includes private performance studies (typically in organ, piano, voice, or guitar).

 

This is a selective admissions program. In order to be considered as a candidate for this program, students must meet basic admission requirements beyond those required for admission to the college.

 

PREREQUISITES
Students should see Course Descriptions or Course Offerings for course prerequisite information.  See the Assessment and Placement Testing section for skills assessment and advising information.

 

INFORMATION
Contact the Humanities and Performing Arts Department, Arts and Sciences Building, Room 255, telephone number (517) 483-1018 or the LCC Admissions Office, Room 2300, Gannon Vocational-Technical Center, telephone number (517) 483-1254.

 

REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION TO THE SACRED MUSIC CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION PROGRAM

 

Curriculum Code: 0721

 

In order to be considered as a candidate for this program, students must complete the following requirements:

 

a.

Submit high school transcript or GED and all college transcripts.

b.

Interview with Performing Arts advisor to discuss curriculum requirements.  Repertoire requirements for the audition pertaining to their specific instrument will be described in detail.

c.

Audition.  The actual audition day will consist of a live performance on instrument or voice in front of a faculty panel.  A theory test covering written and aural theory will also be administered on the audition day.  Names of students passing this phase of the Selective Admissions will be forwarded to the Admissions Office for processing.

 

REQUIREMENTS

TOTAL:  18 CREDITS

CODE

TITLE

CREDIT HOURS

MUSC 138

Class Piano Major I

2

MUSC 139

Class Piano Major II

2

MUSC 163

Aural Skills I

1

MUSC 164

Aural Skills II

1

MUSC 193

Basic Musicianship I

3

MUSC 194

Basic Musicianship II

3

MUSC 197

Intro to Music Technologies

2

MUSC 221

Sacred Music: History & Styles

2

MUSC 222

Techniques in Sacred Music

2

 

LIMITED CHOICE REQUIREMENTS (See Note 1)

TOTAL:  4 CREDITS

Complete the indicated number of credits from EACH CHOICE listed below.

MUSC 157

Applied Lesson I

2

MUSC 158

Applied Lesson II

2

 

 

MINIMUM TOTAL

22

 

NOTE:

 

1.

Typically, practitioners of Sacred Music will take Applied Lessons in Keyboard (Piano or Organ), Voice or Guitar, though other performance specializations are possible. Applied Lessons must be taken each semester a student is enrolled as a major. Courses may be repeated, OR students may advance to MUSC 257 and MUSC 258 with Department Approval.

 

SUGGESTED COURSE SEQUENCE

Students should see course descriptions to find out when departments plan to offer courses.  Students who for any reason are unable to follow the course sequence suggested below (for example, those who are part-time, have transferred in courses from another school, or have prerequisites to fulfill) should contact an academic advisor or counselor for help with adjustments.

 

I

II

 

 

MUSC 138

MUSC 139

 

 

MUSC 163

MUSC 164

 

 

MUSC 193

MUSC 194

 

 

MUSC 221

MUSC 197

 

 

 

MUSC 222

 

 

                   

 

 



 
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