Plan Code: 5008B/C
The goals of this program are academic transfer to a university and preparation for audition into a university music program. The A.A.-T. provides a streamlined core set of courses designed to align with comparable BA music degrees; BM degrees are available as well, depending on the institution.
Program Student Learning Outcomes
- Demonstrate the ability to attain the Institutional Student Learning Outcomes (ISLOs).
- Students will develop audition and ensemble repertoire and performance techniques at a level appropriate for transfer to a CSU.
- Students will develop proficiency in their music coursework, specifically theory and musicianship, at a level appropriate for transfer to a CSU.
This degree requires the completion of General Education coursework plus the following:
|Code Number||Course Title||Units|
|REQUIRED CORE COURSES|
|MUSIC 6||Introduction to Music Theory||3|
|MUSIC 1A||Music Theory I||3|
|MUSIC 1B||Music Theory II||3|
|MUSIC 2A||Music Theory III||3|
|MUSIC 5||Musicianship I||1|
|MUSIC 9||Musicianship II||1|
|MUSIC 10||Musicianship III||1|
|IN ADDITION, complete FOUR semesters (2 units) of the following:|
|Applied Vocal & Instrumental Music (0.5)|
|IN ADDITION, complete FOUR semesters (6 units) from ONE of the following performance groups:|
|Long Beach City College Viking Chorale (1.5)|
|Long Beach City College Viking Singers (1.5)|
|College Symphony Orchestra (1.5)|
|Jazz Choir (1.5)|
|Vocal Jazz Ensembles (1.5)|
|Wind Ensemble (1.5)|
|Jazz Big Band (1.5)|
|Jazz Combos (1.5)|
|IN ADDITION, complete THREE (3) units from LIST A:|
|Musicianship IV (1)|
|Appreciation of Music (3)|
|Complete one of the following: 1||37-39|
|Transferable Electives (as needed to reach 60 transferable units) 2|
Units for the major may be double-counted for CSU GE, or IGETC; see counselor for limitations.
Elective units from course(s) numbered 1-99, if needed, to reach 60 transferable units.
To earn an associate degree for transfer, a student must complete 60 semester units that are eligible for transfer to a CSU that consist of either the IGETC pattern or CSU GE breadth and a major of at least 18 units. Students must have a minimum GPA of 2.0 in all CSU-transferable coursework to receive an associate degree for transfer and all courses in the major must be completed with a C or better. Students earning an associate degree for transfer will not be required to complete any other local graduation requirements.