Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2013/2014
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Music Courses: BMus, Diplomas or by Dean's Permission only

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Music 201 Series Courses

MU201 series courses are designed for specific professional training. Students will be admitted based on their programs and their professional goals.

Course Offerings
Course # Title Credits
MU100 Music and its Contexts 0.5
MU116 Fundamentals of Music Theory and Musical Skills 0.5
MU121 History of Rock Music 0.5
MU136 Musical Skills Lab I 0.25
MU137 Musical Skills Lab II 0.25
MU157 Music Workshop 0.5
MU160A Composition IA 0.5
MU160B Composition IB 0.5
MU161 Theory I 0.5
MU162 Theory II 0.5
MU171 Music History I 0.5
MU180 Special Topics in Music 0.5
MU181 Ensemble 0.5
MU181B Special Ensemble [1] 0.25
MU182 Ensemble 0.5
MU183 Chamber Music 0.5
MU190A Practical Study 1.0
MU190B Practical Study 1.0
MU196 Special Practical Study 0.5
MU196B Special Practical Study [2] 0.5
MU197 Music Workshop 1.0
MU201A Elementary Techniques [3] 0.25
MU201B Bassoon Techniques [4] 0.25
MU201C Clarinet Techniques [5] 0.25
MU201D Double Bass Techniques [6] 0.25
MU201E Flute Techniques [7] 0.25
MU201F French Horn Techniques [8] 0.25
MU201G Guitar Techniques I [9] 0.25
MU201H Oboe Techniques [10] 0.25
MU201J Percussion Techniques [11] 0.5
MU201L Saxophone Techniques [12] 0.25
MU201M Trombone Techniques [13] 0.25
MU201N Trumpet Techniques [14] 0.25
MU201O Tuba Techniques [15] 0.25
MU201P Violin/Viola Techniques [16] 0.5
MU201Q Cello Techniques [17] 0.25
MU201R Voice Techniques [18] 0.5
MU201T Guitar Techniques II [19] 0.25
MU202 Approaches to Music Education 0.5
MU203 Methods for Teaching Music at the Intermediate/Senior Levels (Secondary School) 0.5
MU204 Music Education Workshop III 0.5
MU208 Introduction to Elementary Music Education 0.5
MU236 Musical Skills Lab III 0.25
MU237 Musical Skills Lab IV 0.25
MU252 Electro-Acoustic Music 0.5
MU253 Introduction to Accompanying and Keyboard Skills 0.5
MU257 Music Workshop 0.5
MU258 Introduction to Music Therapy 0.5
MU260 Composition II 1.0
MU264 Theory III and IV 1.0
MU265 Jazz Harmony I 0.5
MU266 Theory III 0.5
MU267 Jazz Harmony II 0.5
MU268 Theory IV 0.5
MU269 Jazz Arranging I 0.5
MU270 Music History I 0.5
MU271 Music History II 0.5
MU274 Women and Music 0.5
MU275 Music of the World 0.5
MU280 Special Topics in Music 0.5
MU281 Ensemble 0.5
MU281B Special Ensemble [20] 0.25
MU282 Ensemble 0.5
MU283 Chamber Music 0.5
MU284 Acting for Singers I 0.5
MU290A Practical Study 1.0
MU290B Practical Study for Performance Majors 1.0
MU290D Practical Study for Diploma Students 1.5
MU291 Vocal Literature 0.5
MU292A Organ Literature, Design and Construction to 1700 0.5
MU292B Organ Literature, Design and Construction since 1700 0.5
MU293 Keyboard Literature 0.5
MU294 Diction in Singing 0.5
MU296 Special Practical Study 0.5
MU296B Special Practical Study [21] 0.5
MU296P Class Piano 0.5
MU297 Music Workshop 1.0
MU298 Introduction to Opera 1.0
MU299 Keyboard Duo/Duet 0.5
MU301 Managing an Arts-Centered Career 0.5
MU302 Music in Community 0.5
MU303 Advanced Methods in Music Education, Secondary Level 0.5
MU308 Advanced Methods in Music Education, Elementary Level 0.5
MU336 Musical Skills Lab V 0.25
MU337 Musical Skills Lab VI 0.25
MU352 Principles of Music Therapy 0.5
MU354 Psychology of Music 0.5
MU357 Music Workshop 0.5
MU358 Choral Techniques I 0.5
MU359 Directed Studies 0.5
MU360 Composition III 1.0
MU361 Theory V 0.5
MU362 Practice of Music Therapy 0.5
MU363 Music Therapy Practica I and II 0.5
MU364 Clinical Improvisation I 0.5
MU365 Improvisation I 0.5
MU367 Theory VI 0.5
MU372 Music in the Baroque Period 0.5
MU373 Music in the Classical Period 0.5
MU374 Music in the Romantic Period 0.5
MU375 Modern Music 18901975 0.5
MU376 Studies in the History of a Musical Genre 0.5
MU377 Contemporary Music Since 1975 0.5
MU378 Studies in the History of Opera 0.5
MU379 Studies in Canadian Music 0.5
MU380 Special Topics in Music 0.5
MU381 Ensemble 0.5
MU381B Special Ensemble [22] 0.25
MU382 Ensemble 0.5
MU383 Chamber Music 0.5
MU384 Acting for Singers II 0.5
MU386 Performance Practice 0.5
MU387 Orchestral Literature 0.5
MU390A Practical Study 1.0
MU390B Practical Study for Performance Majors 1.5
MU390C Alternative Practical Study [23] 1.0
MU390D Practical Study for Diploma Students 1.5
MU391 Vocal Pedagogy 0.5
MU392A Practice and Literature of Church Music I 0.5
MU392B Practice and Literature of Church Music II 0.5
MU393 Accompanying 0.5
MU394 Conducting I 0.5
MU395 Wind, Brass and Percussion Orchestral Repertoire Performance 0.5
MU396 Special Practical Study 0.5
MU396B Special Practical Study [24] 0.5
MU396C Alternative Practical Study [25] 0.5
MU397 Music Workshop 1.0
MU398 Practice of Opera I 1.0
MU399 Keyboard Duo/Duet 0.5
MU402 Seminar in Music Education 0.5
MU453 Music Therapy Theory and Research 0.5
MU454 Experiential Music Therapy 0.5
MU455A Music Therapy Practica III 0.25
MU455B Music Therapy Practica IV 0.25
MU455C Music Therapy Practica V 0.25
MU455D Music Therapy Practica VI 0.25
MU457 Music Workshop 0.5
MU460 Composition IV 1.0
MU461 Post-tonal Analysis 0.5
MU463 Intro to Schenkerian Analysis 0.5
MU464 Clinical Improvisation II 0.5
MU470 Music and New Musicology 0.5
MU471 Medieval Culture in Pop or Art Music 0.5
MU472 Cross-Cultural Intersections 0.5
MU473 Music in Popular Culture 0.5
MU474 Music, Culture and Technology 0.5
MU475 Studies in Music Aesthetics and Criticism 0.5
MU478 Directed Studies 1.0
MU479 Directed Studies 0.5
MU480 Special Topics in Music 0.5
MU481 Ensemble 0.5
MU481B Special Ensemble [26] 0.25
MU482 Ensemble 0.5
MU483 Chamber Music 0.5
MU488 Chamber Music 1.0
MU490A Practical Study 1.0
MU490B Practical Study and Recital for Performance Majors [27] 1.5
MU490C Alternative Practical Study [28] 1.0
MU490D Practical Study and Recital 1.5
MU491A Advanced Practical Study 0.5
MU491B Advanced Practical Study 1.0
MU491C Chamber Music Recital 0.5
MU491R Master Class and Recital 0.5
MU492A Music Therapy Clinical Training 0.25
MU492B Music Therapy Clinical Training 0.25
MU492C Music Therapy Clinical Training 0.25
MU493 Piano Pedagogy 0.5
MU494 Conducting II 0.5
MU495 Wind, Brass and Percussion Orchestral Repertoire Performance 0.5
MU496 Special Practical Study 0.5
MU496B Special Practical Study [29] 0.5
MU496C Alternative Practical Study [30] 0.5
MU498 Practice of Opera II 1.0
MU499 Keyboard Duo/Duet 0.5

Senate/Editorial Changes

  1. Senate Addition March 6, 2013: MU181B New Course; effective September 1, 2013.

  2. Senate Addition March 6, 2013: MU196B New Course; effective September 1, 2013.

  3. Senate Addition March 6, 2013: MU201A New Course; effective September 1, 2013.

  4. Senate Addition March 6, 2013: MU201B New Course; effective September 1, 2013.

  5. Senate Addition March 6, 2013: MU201C New Course; effective September 1, 2013.

  6. Senate Addition March 6, 2013: MU201D New Course; effective September 1, 2013.

  7. Senate Addition March 6, 2013: MU201E New Course; effective September 1, 2013.

  8. Senate Addition March 6, 2013: MU201F New Course; effective September 1, 2013.

  9. Senate Addition March 6, 2013: MU201G New Course; effective September 1, 2013.

  10. Senate Addition March 6, 2013: MU201H New Course; effective September 1, 2013.

  11. Senate Addition March 6, 2013: MU201J New Course; effective September 1, 2013.

  12. Senate Addition March 6, 2013: MU201L New Course; effective September 1, 2013.

  13. Senate Addition March 6, 2013: MU201M New Course; effective September 1, 2013.

  14. Senate Addition March 6, 2013: MU201N New Course; effective September 1, 2013.

  15. Senate Addition March 6, 2013: MU201O New Course; effective September 1, 2013.

  16. Senate Addition March 6, 2013: MU201P New Course; effective September 1, 2013.

  17. Senate Addition March 6, 2013: MU201Q New Course; effective September 1, 2013.

  18. Senate Addition March 6, 2013: MU201R New Course; effective September 1, 2013.

  19. Senate Addition March 6, 2013: MU201T New Course; effective September 1, 2013.

  20. Senate Addition March 6, 2013: MU281B New Course; effective September 1, 2013.

  21. Senate Addition March 6, 2013: MU296B New Course; effective September 1, 2013.

  22. Senate Addition March 6, 2013: MU381B New Course; effective September 1, 2013.

  23. Senate Addition March 6, 2013: MU390C New Course; effective September 1, 2013.

  24. Senate Addition March 6, 2013: MU396B New Course; effective September 1, 2013.

  25. Senate Addition March 6, 2013: MU396C New Course; effective September 1, 2013.

  26. Senate Addition March 6, 2013: MU481B New Course; effective September 1, 2013.

  27. Senate Addition March 6, 2013: MU490B Prerequisite change; effective September 1, 2013.

  28. Senate Addition March 6, 2013: MU490C New Course; effective September 1, 2013.

  29. Senate Addition March 6, 2013: MU496B New Course; effective September 1, 2013.

  30. Senate Addition March 6, 2013: MU496C New Course; effective September 1, 2013.