Minor in Jazz Studies

Requirements (28 units)

Requirements for a minor in Jazz Studies

MUS 100
MUS 101
Fundamentals of Music Theory
and Basic Musicianship
MUS 120
MUS 121
Theory I
and Musicianship I
MUS 122
MUS 123
Theory II
and Musicianship II
Some or all of the above music theory courses can be waived based on departmental placement testing. Contact the Music Department chair for more details. Waived coursework must be replaced with other music courses of the same number of units.
MUS 220Class Piano I1
MUS 221Class Piano II1
MUS 230Introduction to Jazz Improvisation2
MUS 309Jazz History in America and African-American Culture4
MUS 330Advanced Jazz Improvisation2
Six units chosen from:6
Chamber Music: Jazz Combo
Jazz Ensemble
Vocal Jazz
Total Units28