BA (Music)/BEd

Bachelor of Arts - Music/ Bachelor of Education

The Music Department at the University of Lethbridge is committed to the development of its students as fully-rounded musicians. Students are provided with thorough training on their chosen instrument, are strengthened by a carefully integrated stream of courses in music theory, history, literature and ear training, and participate in performing ensembles, including wind orchestra, jazz ensemble and choirs.

Areas of concentration:

  • Brass
  • Composition
  • Guitar
  • Percussion
  • Piano
  • Strings
  • Voice
  • Woodwinds

Students interested in teaching elementary school are encouraged to pursue the Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Education degree. The flexibility of this stream will allow students to gain a diversified set of qualifications which will better meet the needs of multi-subject teaching common in elementary schools.

What Can I Do With My Major?

 

 

Know your calendar year

Remember that program requirements vary depending on the calendar year, which is usually the year of admission to uLethbridge. Therefore requirements may differ from year to year, even within the same major.

For questions about this or changing calendar years speak with an advisor.

 

 

Sample Sequencing Plan

Shown below is a sample of courses for your degree.  If you follow this plan, you should be able to graduate in the time shown.  If you want to alter the sequence, consult with an Academic Advisor

For more information on individual courses, see the Course Catalogue or review your Program Planning Guide.

 

Sample Sequencing Plan 2018-2019

 

Year 1, Fall

Year 1, Spring

Music 2080

Music 2090

Music 2148 (Studio I)

Music 2248 (Studio II)

Music 2160

Music 2260

Music 2161

Music 2261

Music Ensemble Activity

Music Ensemble Activity

Liberal Education List Requirement

Liberal Education List Requirement

   

Year 2, Fall

Year 2, Spring

Education 2500

Music 3448 (Studio IV)

Music 3348 (Studio III)

Music 3460

Music 3360

Music 3461

Music 3361

Music History or Elective

Music History or Elective

Music Ensemble Activity

Music Ensemble Activity

Liberal Education List Requirement

   

Year 3, Fall

Year 3, Spring

Music 3500

Liberal Education List Requirement

Liberal Education List Requirement

Liberal Education List Requirement

Liberal Education List Requirement

Elective 3000/4000 level

Liberal Education List Requirement

Elective 3000/4000 level

Elective

Elective

   

Year 4, Fall

Year 4, Spring

Professional Semester I (PS I)

Professional Semester II (PS II)

   

Year 5, Fall

Year 5, Spring

Professional Semester III (PS III)

Education Foundation course

 

Education Elective

 

Education Elective

 

Education Elective

 

Elective 3000/4000 level

Elementary Education and Inclusive Education students will reverse the fall and spring terms in Year 5 and complete PS III in the spring.

For more information on individual courses, see the Course Catalogue.

Make sure you complete your degree requirements by referring to the Program Planning Guide and the uLethbridge Calendar for program planning and course registration.

Minors

A minor is a good way to complement your major, have your interests in another subject area recognized on your official transcript, and expand your employment opportunities. It is an optional component of your degree program that requires a smaller number of courses to complete.

See An Advisor for more information about this.