Music, B.M. Student Learning Outcomes

College Visual and Performing Arts
Major Music
Degree B.M.
Date Revised October 19, 2012

Student Learning Outcomes and Proposed Methods for Collecting Data (from Assessment Plan)

Student Learning Outcomes

  1. An understanding of interrelationships among the many aspects of the field of music including performance, theory, history, pedagogy, learning, and culture.
  2. Skills and knowledge of repertoire that are requisite for artistic self-expression including solo performance, ensemble performance, and conducting.
  3. An understanding of musical elements, structure, and style, through both aural and visual analysis, and the ability to communicate such understanding to others.
  4. The ability to compose, arrange, and improvise

* Music Education Majors only (50% of undergraduate music majors)

Methods of Assessment

  • Sophomore-level competencies (2)
  • Senior Recital (2)
  • *Admission to Teacher Certification Functional Musicianship Assessment and Oral Exam (1)
  • Theory assignment (1,3,4)
  • Aural skills assignment (1,3,4)

Last Updated

AAE updated October 2022

Contact Us

Accreditation, Assessment and Evaluation
Swen Parson 316

Student Achievement Measure
Back to top