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Music Minor

You love music… 

or 

You want to keep singing or playing an instrument… 

or 

You want to know more about music, or maybe you want to find a way to involve music in your career, but you’ve chosen a different major… 

Does this sound like you? 

Then we have a minor that you’re going to get excited about! 

Depending on your interests, with a music minor you have options to explore: 

  • Performance 

  • Individual instrument or voice instruction 

  • Music history (including American music, jazz, and world music) 

  • Music industry/producing 

  • Music theory (how musicians and composers make music) 

Want to know more?  Contact us to discuss your options – you can even start a minor if you’re already a UWA student! 

Music Minor 

Full information about the Music minor can be found in the UWA Academic Catalogue.

Requirements: 21 hours 

MU 111. Music Fundamentals/Ear Training I (4) 

MU 112. Music Fundamentals/Ear Training II (4) 

MU 301. Survey of Music History (3) 

MU 2- and 3-, Major applied concentration (4) 

Two of the following: 6 Hours 

MU 302. Survey of the Music Industry (3) 

MU 303. American Music (3) 

MU 304. World Music (3) 

MU 305. Introduction to Jazz (3) 

MU 306. Twentieth-Century Music (3) 

In addition to meeting the course requirements, a minor in Music is required to participate in at least one musical organization each semester, to participate in student recitals as stipulated by the music faculty, and to attend student and faculty recitals and University- sponsored music programs while in residence.