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Chapman University

48 months
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56830 USD/year
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About

Under the direction of Dr. Jessica Sternfeld, the Bachelor of Arts in Music at Chapman University is designed to give students a solid foundation in the major styles and trends of Western music from Ancient Greece to the present and to prepare the undergraduate student to investigate a wide range of research topics in musicology, ethnomusicology, and related fields.

Overview

Music students at Chapman University gain insight into music's historical and cultural contexts through a series of courses ranging from the introductory level through  four upper-division courses that explore the chronological style periods of music, to the advanced study of individual topics in the music history seminar.

Program Learning Outcomes

Musicianship

The student will demonstrate fluent musicianship skills, including an understanding of music theory, proficiency with aural skills and sight reading, proficiency as a soloist on his or her main instrument, a demonstration of basic piano skills, and the ability to rehearse and perform collaboratively and contribute to an ensemble.

Music History

The student will define the eras of music history and will identify and distinguish the musical styles and genres associated with each.

Research

The student will create original, insightful research into music history and analysis, resulting in an individual capstone project in the form of a research paper suitable for submission to graduate schools or publication in relevant scholarly field.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Compendium of Western Music History
  • Piano/Advanced Piano (waived if piano is major instrument)
  • Theory I
  • Theory II
  • Aural Skills I
  • Aural Skills II
  • Music Information Literacy I

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete and submit The Common App and Chapman University Questions.
  • Submit a Teacher Evaluation through via the Common App
  • Submit official transcripts
  • Submit the School Report form
  • Pay the application fee or submit a Fee Waiver Request
  • All international applicants must submit an International Supplement Form. This form is available after submitting your application.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    56830 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28415 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    56830 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28415 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Los Angeles

1520 - 2570 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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