Associate in Music DTA/MRP (AA)

Academic Plans, known as programs, include a overview description and a summary of program requirements. You can search the online catalog via the the Academic Plan links on the right for a desired program or a specific course information. 

General Education Requirements
Communication Skills
Course Options10
Subtotal10
Quantitative Skills
MATH&107MATH IN SOCIETY5
Subtotal5
Humanities
MUSC&141MUSIC THEORY I5
MUSC&142MUSIC THEORY II5
Select five credits/units from other disciplines5
Subtotal15
Social Sciences
Selected from at least two disciplines 115
Subtotal15
Natural Sciences
Selected from at least two disciplines 215
Subtotal15
Major Area Requirements 3
MUSC&121EAR TRAINING 11
MUSC&122EAR TRAINING 21
MUSC&123EAR TRAINING 31
MUSC&221EAR TRAINING 41
MUSC&222EAR TRAINING 51
MUSC&223EAR TRAINING 61
MUSC&143MUSIC THEORY III5
MUSC&231MUSIC THEORY IV3
MUSC&232MUSIC THEORY V3
MUSC&233MUSIC THEORY VI3
MUSC 101BEGINNING PIANO CLASS2
MUSC 201INTERMEDIATE PIANO CLASS2
Applied Instrument, Piano, or Voice 4
Select six credits/units from the following:6
All MUSCA Courses (MUSCA101-MUSCA286)
Applied Voice:
APPLIED VOICE (1 credit/unit)
APPLIED VOICE (1 credit/unit)
APPLIED VOICE (1 credit/unit)
APPLIED VOICE (1 credit/unit)
APPLIED VOICE (1 credit/unit)
APPLIED VOICE (1 credit/unit)
Applied Piano:
APPLIED PIANO (1 credit/unit)
APPLIED PIANO (1 credit/unit)
APPLIED PIANO (1 credit/unit)
APPLIED PIANO (1 credit/unit)
APPLIED PIANO (1 credit/unit)
APPLIED PIANO (1 credit/unit)
Major Performing Ensemble
Select 12 credits/units from the following:12
Orchestra:
ORCHESTRA (2 credits/units)
ORCHESTRA (2 credits/units)
WOMEN'S CHORAL ENSEMBLE (2 credits/units)
ORCHESTRA (2 credits/units)
ORCHESTRA (2 credits/units)
WOMEN'S CHORAL ENSEMBLE (2 credits/units)
Concert Band:
CONCERT BAND (2 credits/units)
CONCERT BAND (2 credits/units)
CONCERT BAND (2 credits/units)
CONCERT BAND (2 credits/units)
CONCERT BAND (2 credits/units)
CONCERT BAND (2 credits/units)
Concert Choir:
CONCERT CHOIR (2 credits/units)
CONCERT CHOIR (2 credits/units)
CONCERT CHOIR (2 credits/units)
CONCERT CHOIR (2 credits/units)
CONCERT CHOIR (2 credits/units)
CONCERT CHOIR (2 credits/units)
Total Credits/Units102

Program Outcomes

Program outcomes are overarching skills that are emphasized and reinforced throughout several courses in a specific program; they are measurable statements that define what students should know or be able to do by the end of a certificate or degree at Clark College. After successful completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Apply communication theory to demonstrate effective oral communication skills.(GE)
  • Analyze and interpret quantitative information presented verbally, graphically, numerically, and/or symbolically. (GE)
  • Analyze patterns of power, privilege, and inequity in the United States. (GE)
  •  Apply a method of scientific inquiry, valid to the natural sciences, to evaluate claims about the natural world. (GE)
  • Articulate well-considered ideas and written claims to an academic audience, using effective rhetorical techniques, properly credited evidence, and a command of Standard English. (GE)
  • Demonstrate and clearly explain an effective strategy to solve a quantitative problem. (GE)
  • Demonstrate progress toward healthier behaviors. (GE)
  • Evaluate, analyze, and explain events, behaviors, and institutions using perspectives and methods in the Social Sciences. (GE)
  • Interpret the human experience, within appropriate global and historical contexts, through evaluation, analysis, creation, or performance. (GE)
  • Obtain, evaluate, and ethically use information. (GE)
  • Meet audition standards for any necessary proficiency exams in music theory for transfer to a four-year school of music.
  • Perform a standard body of literature at a proficiency level relevant to pursuit of a BA or BM degree in music.
  • Demonstrate musicality through participation in recorded performances.