Courses

Core Applied Music Requirements

MUS012 Class Piano I

Designed for the music major whose primary instrument is other than piano. The course material will focus on the rudiments of piano playing, including acquisition of the Technical Skills (Items 1-10) of Piano Proficiency (i.e. scales, arpeggios, and chords). May be repeated three times for credit. Prerequisite: Declared Music Major. (1 unit; Fall/Spring)

MUS012-F
STAFF, STAFF
09/04/2018 TTh 8:45 AM - 9:45 AM Hawkins Music Building 212
MUS012-E
STAFF, STAFF
09/04/2018 TTh 7:30 AM - 8:30 AM Hawkins Music Building 212
MUS012-B
STAFF, STAFF
09/04/2018 MW 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Hawkins Music Building 212
MUS012-C
STAFF, STAFF
09/04/2018 TTh 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Hawkins Music Building 212

MUS022 Class Piano II

Designed for the music major whose primary instrument is other than piano. The course material will focus primarily on the Functional Skills (Items 11-15) of Piano Proficiency (i.e. solo repertoire, harmonization, transposition, score-reading, and sight-reading) with review of the Technical Skills. May be repeated three times for credit. Prerequisite: MUS 012 or Professor’s Approval. (1 unit; Fall/Spring)

MUS022-A
STAFF, STAFF
09/04/2018 TTh 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Hawkins Music Building 212
MUS022-B
Cruz, Jennifer Marie
09/04/2018 MW 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Hawkins Music Building 212
MUS022-A
Dahlgren, Steven J
01/09/2019 MW 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Hawkins Music Building 212

MUS081 Private Instruction: Voice

Private Instruction is offered with material and performance of increasing difficulty as the student develops. Students must arrange a lesson time before or during the first week of classes in the School of Music office or with the instructor. Thirteen half-hour lessons will be offered per unit. Students are expected to perform in Student Recitals and a Jury Exam. May be repeated for credit. Additional Private Instruction fee. Prerequisite: Declared Music Major or Minor. (1-2 units; Fall/Spring)

MUS081-C
STAFF, STAFF
09/04/2018 - Instructor OFFC
MUS081-Q
Barron, Crystal Dawn
09/04/2018 - Instructor OFFC
MUS081-R
Coburn, Hailey Kay
09/04/2018 - Instructor OFFC
MUS081-D
STAFF, STAFF
09/04/2018 - Instructor OFFC
MUS081-E
Altig, Steffanie Lynn
09/04/2018 - Instructor OFFC
MUS081-M
Lopez, Megan Victoria
09/04/2018 - Instructor OFFC
MUS081-O
Tighe, Darla
09/04/2018 - Instructor OFFC
MUS081-I
Crites, Wendy Michelle
09/04/2018 - Instructor OFFC
MUS081-P
Voin Gheirghe, Camelia
09/04/2018 - Instructor OFFC
MUS081-F
Hansen, Heather L.
09/04/2018 - Instructor OFFC
MUS081-H
Patterson, Lindsay
09/04/2018 - Instructor OFFC
MUS081-J
Ugwueke, Letitia Iona
09/04/2018 - Instructor OFFC
MUS081-A
Bristow, Christina Irene
09/04/2018 - Instructor OFFC
MUS081-B
Carampatan, Eric P
09/04/2018 - Instructor OFFC
MUS081-G
Linnebach, Linda Rose
09/04/2018 - Instructor OFFC
MUS081-L
Reinebach, John
09/04/2018 - Instructor OFFC
MUS081-K
Reinebach, Brenda N
09/04/2018 - Instructor OFFC
MUS081-N
Gunn, Evangeline S
09/04/2018 - Instructor OFFC
MUS081-S
STAFF, STAFF
09/04/2018 - Instructor OFFC

MUS082 Private Instruction: Piano

Private Instruction is offered with material and performance of increasing difficulty as the student develops. Students must arrange a lesson time before or during the first week of classes in the School of Music office or with the instructor. Thirteen half-hour lessons will be offered per unit. Students are expected to perform in Student Recitals and a Jury Exam. May be repeated for credit. Additional Private Instruction fee. Prerequisite: Declared Music Major or Minor. (1-2 units; Fall/Spring)

MUS082-F
STAFF, STAFF
09/04/2018 - Instructor OFFC
MUS082-G
STAFF, STAFF
09/04/2018 - Instructor OFFC
MUS082-I
STAFF, STAFF
09/04/2018 - Instructor OFFC
MUS082-J
Cruz, Jennifer Marie
09/04/2018 - Instructor OFFC
MUS082-H
Kirk, Erin P.
09/04/2018 - Instructor OFFC
MUS082-B
Brand Butler, Angela H.
09/04/2018 - Instructor OFFC
MUS082-E
Pickett, Glenn A.
09/04/2018 - Instructor OFFC
MUS082-A
Vanhoozer, Mary D.
09/04/2018 - Instructor OFFC
MUS082-D
Haager, Stephan
09/04/2018 - Instructor OFFC
MUS082-C
Dahlgren, Steven J
09/04/2018 - Instructor OFFC

MUS088 Private Instruction: Guitar

Private Instruction is offered with material and performance of increasing difficulty as the student develops. Students must arrange a lesson time before or during the first week of classes in the School of Music office or with the instructor. Thirteen half-hour lessons will be offered per unit. Students are expected to perform in Student Recitals and a Jury Exam. May be repeated for credit. Additional Private Instruction fee. Prerequisite: Declared Music Major or Minor. (1-2 units; Fall/Spring)

MUS088-C
Sun, Moses
09/04/2018 - Instructor OFFC
MUS088-B
Beaumont, Walter Lance
09/04/2018 - Instructor OFFC
MUS088-A
Zimmer, Lee E
09/04/2018 - Instructor OFFC

MUS054 The Worship Forum

This student/faculty forum is a learning environment dedicated to discussing and applying principles and skills related to the conception, planning, organization, and leading of biblical, creative, engaging worship experiences that incorporate a variety of programmatic, stylistic, and cultural models. Furthermore, this class will serve as the platform from which Worship Arts and Ministry students will be placed in local church internships and worship leadership roles in CBU chapels. May be repeated for a maximum of four (4) units of credit. (1 unit; Fall/Spring)

MUS054-A
Jimenez, Hector Gabriel
09/04/2018 M 1:15 PM - 3:15 PM Hawkins Music Building 101

MUS454 The Worship Forum

This student/faculty forum is a learning environment dedicated to discussing, studying, and applying principles related to the conception, planning, organizing, and leading of biblical, creative, engaging worship experiences that incorporate a variety of programmatic, stylistic, and cultural models. Furthermore, this class will serve as a collaborative platform from which students will be placed in worship leadership roles of increasing responsibility in CBU chapels and local church environments. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: MUS 054. (1 unit; Fall/Spring)

MUS454-A
Jimenez, Hector Gabriel
09/04/2018 M 1:15 PM - 3:15 PM Hawkins Music Building 101

and one course from MUS09x Major Ensemble.

*Piano Proficiency Requirements and Exemptions:

Pianists who pass all levels of piano proficiency may be exempt from MUS012 and MUS022.

Students are to remain in MUS012 or MUS022 until all levels of piano proficiency are completed.

**Private Instruction requirements:

Students must stay enrolled in private instruction: voice, private instruction: piano, and private instruction: guitar, until “worship voice,” “worship piano” and “worship guitar” proficiencies are completed. NOTE: “Worship piano proficiency” is different than “piano proficiency.” Both piano and worship piano proficiencies must be passed as part of the degree requirement. 

Lower Division Requirements

MUS114 Music Theory I

A review of music fundamentals, intensive study of basic concepts of music theory for the music major, introduction to music notation software. Concert attendance requirement. Concurrent requisite: MUS115. (3 units; Fall)

MUS114-B
Kirk, Erin P.
09/04/2018 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Hawkins Music Building 147
MUS114-A
Kirk, Erin P.
09/04/2018 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Hawkins Music Building 147

MUS115 Musicianship Lab 1

Introductory experiences in sight-singing and ear-training. Concurrent requisite: MUS114. (1 unit; Fall)

MUS115-A
Kirk, Erin P.
09/04/2018 TTh 8:45 AM - 9:45 AM Hawkins Music Building 147
MUS115-B
Kirk, Erin P.
09/04/2018 MW 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Hawkins Music Building 147

MUS124 Music Theory II

Development of skills in analyzing and writing music involving diatonic voice leading principles and harmonic progressions. Examples are drawn from art, sacred and popular music. Concurrent requisite: MUS125. Prerequisite: MUS 114. Concert attendance requirement. (3 units; Spring)

MUS124-A
STAFF, STAFF
01/09/2019 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Hawkins Music Building 163

MUS125 Musicianship Lab II

Continued development of aural skills and introduction to keyboard harmony and improvisation. Prerequisite: MUS 115; Concurrent requisite: MUS124. (1 unit; Spring)

MUS125-A
Jimenez, Hector Gabriel
01/09/2019 TTh 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Hawkins Music Building 163

MUS202 Music in Global Cultures

Emphasis on musical instruments, and be able to describe their significance in a culture's folklore, religion and history; fundamental elements of music and how they vary in different traditions; the effects of cultural influences such as gender and ethnically on the perception, interpretations and performance of music; forces of nationalism, acculturation, and westernization and their effect on musical traditions. (2 units; Multicultural; Fall/Spring)

MUS202-A
Vanhoozer, Mary D.
09/04/2018 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM Hawkins Music Building 162
MUS202-A
Gilmore, Dawn S.
01/09/2019 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM Hawkins Music Building 162

MUS214 Music Theory III

Advanced writing and analysis of music involving chromatic and extended harmonies, and an introduction to 16th century polyphony and 18th century counterpoint. Examples are drawn from art, sacred and popular music. Prerequisite: MUS 124; Concurrent requisite: MUS 215. (3 units; Fall)

MUS214-B
Rodriguez, Joshua E.
09/04/2018 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Hawkins Music Building 162
MUS214-A
Rodriguez, Joshua E.
09/04/2018 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Hawkins Music Building 138

MUS215 Musicianship Lab III

Advanced training in ear-training, sight-singing and keyboard harmony involving chromatic exercises. Prerequisite: MUS 125; Concurrent requisite: MUS214. (1 unit; Fall)

MUS215-A
Vanhoozer, Mary D.
09/04/2018 TTh 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Hawkins Music Building 138
MUS215-B
Brand Butler, Angela H.
09/04/2018 MW 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Hawkins Music Building 138

MUS282 Music Technology

Introduction to a broad perspective of the many ways musicians use computers. Emphasis on historic milestones, current issues, and practical skill in using software and hardware in music technology. (2 units; Interdisciplinary; Fall/Spring)

MUS282-C
McConnell, Matthew Allen
09/04/2018 MW 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Hawkins Music Building 161
MUS282-A
Jimenez, Hector Gabriel
09/04/2018 MW 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Hawkins Music Building 161
MUS282-B
Jimenez, Hector Gabriel
09/04/2018 MW 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Hawkins Music Building 161
MUS282-A
Jimenez, Hector Gabriel
01/09/2019 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM Hawkins Music Building 161
MUS282-B
Jimenez, Hector Gabriel
01/09/2019 TTh 8:45 AM - 9:45 AM Hawkins Music Building 161

MUS284 Techncl Integration Live Worship

This course will explore how to integrate current technical tools and software into the planning and execution of the live worship experience. (1 unit; Fall/Spring)

Choose one of the following:

COM113 Oral Communication

This course is designed to introduce the process of public communication and to help develop and refine the skills of oral communication. (3 units; Multicultural; Fall/Spring)

COM113-V
De La O, Fernanda Arlene
09/04/2018 TTh 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM The Village at CBU 100
COM113-K
Sanicola, Angela Marie
09/04/2018 T 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM Yeager Center B222
COM113-U
De La O, Fernanda Arlene
09/04/2018 TTh 3:45 PM - 5:15 PM The Village at CBU 100
COM113-M
Boes, Cynthia D.
09/04/2018 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM James Complex 171
COM113-N
Boes, Cynthia D.
09/04/2018 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM James Complex 171
COM113-R
Vennemann, Darlene Sue
09/04/2018 TTh 3:45 PM - 5:15 PM James Complex 036
COM113-A
Pate, John R.
09/04/2018 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM James Complex 189
COM113-B
Murray, Donald R.
09/04/2018 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM James Complex 245
COM113-C
Marse, Michael
09/04/2018 TTh 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM Mission Hall 109
COM113-D
White, Debra
09/04/2018 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM James Complex 052
COM113-E
Pearson, MaryAnn
09/04/2018 MWF 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM James Complex 189
COM113-F
Murray, Donald R.
09/04/2018 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM James Complex 245
COM113-G
Marse, Michael
09/04/2018 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Yeager Center B110
COM113-H
White, Debra
09/04/2018 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM James Complex 052
COM113-I
Murray, Donald R.
09/04/2018 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM James Complex 245
COM113-J
White, Debra
09/04/2018 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM James Complex 052
COM113-L
Vennemann, Darlene Sue
09/04/2018 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM James Complex 189
COM113-O
Vennemann, Darlene Sue
09/04/2018 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM James Complex 036
COM113-P
Boes, Cynthia D.
09/04/2018 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM James Complex 356
COM113-Q
Marse, Michael
09/04/2018 M 1:15 PM - 4:15 PM James Complex 245
COM113-S
Sanicola, Angela Marie
09/04/2018 Th 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM Yeager Center B222
COM113-T
De La O, Fernanda Arlene
09/04/2018 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM The Village at CBU 100
COM113-A
Pate, John R.
01/09/2019 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM TBA
COM113-B
STAFF, STAFF
01/09/2019 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM TBA
COM113-C
Boes, Cynthia D.
01/09/2019 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM TBA
COM113-D
Boes, Cynthia D.
01/09/2019 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM TBA
COM113-E
STAFF, STAFF
01/09/2019 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM TBA
COM113-F
STAFF, STAFF
01/09/2019 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM TBA
COM113-G
STAFF, STAFF
01/09/2019 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM TBA
COM113-H
Boes, Cynthia D.
01/09/2019 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM TBA
COM113-I
STAFF, STAFF
01/09/2019 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM TBA
COM113-J
STAFF, STAFF
01/09/2019 MWF 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM TBA
COM113-K
STAFF, STAFF
01/09/2019 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM TBA
COM113-L
Marse, Michael
01/09/2019 M 1:15 PM - 4:15 PM TBA
COM113-M
STAFF, STAFF
01/09/2019 Th 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM TBA
COM113-N
STAFF, STAFF
01/09/2019 TTh 3:45 PM - 5:15 PM TBA
COM113-O
Marse, Michael
01/09/2019 TTh 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM TBA
COM113-P
STAFF, STAFF
01/09/2019 TTh 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM TBA

CST451 Biblical Preaching

A study of the basic principles for preparing and delivering biblical sermons, with an emphasis on the writing, delivery, and analysis of expository sermons. Prerequisite: Previous Biblical Studies coursework. (3 units; Spring)

CST451-A
Cochran, Gregory C.
01/09/2019 Th 7:00 AM - 10:15 AM TBA

Upper Division Requirements

CBS433 Foundation Pastoral Counseling

This course will introduce the student to ministerial counseling at the relational, theological and practical levels. The student will understand the place of counseling in ministry and discipleship and will be exposed to the major areas of counseling that is found in a religious and congregational context. In addition, the student will be exposed to the integration of theology and Behavioral Science theory and methods to both compare and contrast these approaches. (3 units; Fall odd years)

CST491 Int'l Missions Practicum

Allowing Christian Studies credit for participation in International Service Projects, an extended missions experience designed to acquaint students with the implementation of mission principles in an international context. May be repeated once with a different missions context (no more than 3 units may apply to general education). Prerequisite: Permission of the Dean of School of Christian Ministries. Pass/Fail. (3 units; Interdisciplinary; Multicultural; Spring/Summer)

CST491-A
Wilson, Danny K.
05/07/2018 - Instructor OFFC
CST491-A
Wilson, Danny K.
01/09/2019 M 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM TBA
CST491-B
Wilson, Danny K.
01/09/2019 W 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM TBA
CST491-A
Wilson, Danny K.
05/06/2019 - Instructor OFFC

MUS301 Survey of Music History

This course is a study of the development of musical styles and idioms in the context of selected historical periods and their connection with the cultural evolution of Western civilization. (3 units; Fall)

MUS304 Craft of Ministry I

This course is designed to explore the craft and heart of ministry in the church. It will equip future worship leaders/pastors with the practical, ministerial, and management skills needed to build, organize, and manage a thriving multi-dimensional, biblically based, worship ministry in the context of the local church worldwide. (3 units; Fall)

MUS304-A
Bolin, Joseph E.
09/04/2018 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Hawkins Music Building 147

MUS312 Conducting I

Basic conducting patterns, practice in directing group singing, preparation and presentation of simple choral music. Prerequisite: MUS 224. (2 units; Fall)

MUS312-A
Peterson, Gene David
09/04/2018 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Hawkins Music Building 138

MUS332 Psalms, Hymns & Spiritual Songs

A survey of music used for congregational singing studied from perspectives of text and music, history, culture, and practice. (2 units; As offered)

MUS332-A
Gilmore, Dawn S.
01/09/2019 MW 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Hawkins Music Building 162

MUS360 Theology Histry & Prctc of Wrshp

An examination of biblical text and the history of worship in the church in order to develop a biblical theology of worship and its application in the local church. Students will learn about the development and reforms of liturgical practices and biblical foundations for historical and present-day worship applications. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

MUS364 Song Writing & Commcl Production

Beginning with the fundamentals of songwriting and arranging, students will experience the process of commercial music production. Additional topics including music copyright, licensing, and publishing will be covered while student compositions are created and produced in the recording studio environment. Prerequisite: MUS 282. (3 units; Fall)

MUS404 Craft of Ministry II

This course is designed to equip the aspiring worship leader/pastor with administrative, organization, and management skills essential for success in the environment and structure of the local church. Prerequisite: MUS 304. (2 units; Spring)

MUS412 Conducting II

Development of student's abilities to prepare, rehearse and perform as conductors of instrumental and vocal ensembles of any size. Includes instrumental and choral score preparation; technical, practical and performance practice considerations; interpretive decisions; verbal and gestural communication skills; rehearsal and performance programming and evaluation; and group theory interpersonal dynamics. Prerequisite: MUS 312. (2 units; Spring)

MUS412-A
Holliday, Guy M.
01/09/2019 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Hawkins Music Building 138

MUS484 Prfssnl Leaderhip for Ministers

This course will expose future ministers to principles and philosophies of effective high-level leadership in the professional environment. In addition, it will seek to unlock the unique strengths of each individual student and explore how those can be leveraged toward effective leadership in the environment of the church. (2 units; Fall)

Minor Requirement

Students must declare and complete all requirements for the Christian Studies minor.