Academic Calendar 2022-2023

Music – Minor (Arts)


Subject:  Administered by Dan School of Drama and Music.
Plan:  Consists of 30.00 units as described below.
Program:  The Plan, in combination with a Major plan in another subject, and with sufficient electives, will lead to an Honours Bachelors Degree.

Requirements for this program have been modified. Please consult the 2021-2022 Calendar for the previous requirements.

1. Core
A. Complete 6.00 units from the following:6.00
Music Fundamentals
Foundations in Tonal Music
Introduction to Teaching Music to Children
Theory and Analysis I
B. Complete 6.00 units from the following:6.00
The Republic to Rationalism: History, Arts, and Performance l
Listening to Revolutions: History, Arts, and Performance ll
C. Complete 6.00 units from the following:6.00
Social History of Popular Music
Western Art Music: Crusades to Colonialism
Western Art Music: Industrialization to the Internet
Global Musics
Musical Theatre
2. Option
A. Complete 12.00 units from the following:12.00
Total Units30.00

3. Additional Requirements

A. Maximum of 18.00 units may be at the 100-level. 

4. Notes

A. Students interested in music education are advised to take 6.00 units from MUSC 270; MUSC 274; MUSC 280 – MUSC 288.

B. A maximum of 6.00 units from courses offered by other Faculties and Schools may be counted toward the program and/or Plan requirements. This includes courses in BMED, COMM, GLPH, LAW, NURS and courses in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science. 

Music Course Lists

The following lists may contain courses offered through other Departments. In accordance with Academic Regulation 2.5 (Access to Classes), students do not have enrolment priority in all of these courses. Access to these courses may only be made available during the Open Enrolment period, and then only if space permits.


Music Substitutions
BADR 2003.00
DRAM 247Drama Practicum1.50
GNDS 410Special Topics in Gender Studies3.00
IDIS 410Contemporary Cultural Performance in Practice3.00
LLCU 244Hips Don't Lie?: Music and Culture in Latin America3.00
MAPP 311Sound Production3.00