Provost & Academic Vice President

Student Learning Outcomes

Music  (M.M.)


Upon completion of this program, the student will be able to: 

  1. demonstrate music research skills that employ critical thinking in examples of professional research and individual projects
  2. annotate a score of music from the common practice period with the identification of keys, a harmonic analysis and function, cadences, form, tonal motion, sectionalization, and thematic/motivic recurrence or long range contrapuntal motion
  3. employ critical thinking and thoroughly analyze examples of musical repertoire across a variety of generations, genres, locales, and compositional styles in both professional research and their own research projects