Music Minor


The Minor in Music requires six subjects that will give students experience within the three main branches of music: history/culture, composition/ theory, and performance. 

Tier I Introduction                                                                                                    0-24
Select up to two subjects from 21M.001—099 
Tier II Breadth                                                                                                            36
Three subjects, one from each category 

History/Culture: 21M.201—299

Composition/Theory: 21M.301
Performance (12 units): 21M.401—499
Tier III Specialty                                                                                                     12-36
Select one to three subjects from the following:
History/Culture: 21M.201—299 
Composition/Theory: 21M.302—399 
Performance (No more than 24 units may count toward Tier 3): 21M.401—499 
Advanced Seminar in Music: 21M.500 
Total Units                                                                                                           72


Students who enter with additional training in music theory should take 21M.302 or an upper-level course as a substitute for 301.

For further information, contact the Minor Advisor, Miguel Zenon.