Reference : Undergraduate Bulletin 2015-2016

Objectives

To produce graduates who have the characteristics, knowledge and skills as follows: 

  • Understand the code of ethics in the music industry.
  • Have awareness of the impact of music on society and community well-being.
  • Have knowledge and skills in performance, composition, arrangement and music technology with individual creativity essential for musician careers as performers, writers, teachers, producers, and entrepreneurs.
  • Have social understanding and appreciation of the value of musical service to community and culture, as well as the necessity of continuous improvement in their careers.
  • Integrate their professional growth and intellectual development with their interpersonal skills.
  • Able to interact with people in the music business and with the audience during music performance.
  • Able to use information technology and other technologies in communicating and presenting information.

Courses

A. General Education Courses 34 Credits

Language

Language Courses 15 Credits
BG 1001 English I 3
BG 1002 English II 3
BG 2000 English III 3
BG 2001 English IV 3
GE 1403 Communication in Thai 3
or GE 1401 Language and Communication Skills (For international students) 3

B. Specialized Courses 108 Credits

Core Courses

Core Courses 36 Credits
MA 2501 Chorus I 1
MA 2502 Chorus II 1
MA 2503 Chorus III 1
MA 2504 Chorus IV 1
MU 0020 Fundamentals of Music Theory Non-credit
MU 1111 Theory of Western Music I 3
MU 1112 Theory of Western Music II 3
MU 1201 Ear Training I 2
MU 1202 Ear Training II 2
MU 2113 Theory of Western Music III 2
MU 2114 Theory of Western Music IV 2
MU 2203 Ear Training III 2
MU 2204 Ear Training IV 2
MU 2211 History of Thai Music 3
MU 3221 History of Western Music I 2
MU 3222 History of Western Music II 2
MU 4221 History of Western Music III 2
MU 4223 Music in Human Life 3
MU 7111 Concert Attendance I-VIII Non-credit

C. Free Elective Courses 6 Credits

Students can take free elective courses of 6 credits, from Assumption University upon completion of the prerequisites(if any)

D. Free Elective Courses offered to non-music students

The following courses are offered as free elective to students from other faculties.

MA 1600 Basic Guitar Instructions 1
MA 1700 Basic Vocal Instructions 1
MU 1701 Jazz Music Appreciation 3
MU 1702 Popular Music Appreciation 3

Study Plan

Jazz Major

First Year

FIRST YEAR
First Semester
Course Code Course Title Credits
BG 1001 English I 3
BG 1200 Mathematics for Business 3
CIS 1401 Keyboard Harmony I 2
CIS 1501 Instrumental Instruction I 2
GE 1403 Communication in Thai 3
or GE 1401 Language and Communication Skills (For International students) 3
MA 2501 Chorus I 1
MU 1201 Ear Training I 2
MU 1111 Theory of Western Music I 3
MU 7111 Concert Attendance I Non-credit
  Total 19
Second Semester
Course Code Course Title Credits
BG 1002 English II 3
CIS 1402 Keyboard Harmony II 2
CIS 1502 Instrumental Instruction II 2
GE 1301 Environmental Science 3
MA 2502 Chorus II 1
MU 1112 Theory of Western Music II 3
MU 1202 Ear Training II 2
MU 2211 History of Thai Music 3
MU 7111 Concert Attendance II Non-credit
  Total 19

Study Plan

Songwriting Major

First Year

FIRST YEAR
First Semester
Course Code Course Title Credits
BG 1001 English I 3
BG 1200 Mathematics for Business 3
CIS 1401 Keyboard Harmony I 2
CIS 1501 Instrumental Instruction I 2
GE 1403 Communication in Thai 3
or GE 1401 Language and Communication Skills (For International students) 3
MA 2501 Chorus I 1
MU 1111 Theory of Western Music I 3
MU 1201 Ear Training I 2
MU 7111 Concert Attendance I Non-credit
  Total 19
Second Semester
Course Code Course Title Credits
BG 1002 English II 3
CIS 1402 Keyboard Harmony II 2
CIS 1502 Instrumental Instruction II 2
GE 1301 Environmental Science 3
MA 2502 Chorus II 1
MU 1112 Theory of Western Music II 3
MU 1202 Ear Training II 2
MU 1401 Computer for Musicians 3
MU 7111 Concert Attendance II Non-credit
  Total 19

Study Plan

Piano Major

First Year

FIRST YEAR
First Semester
Course Code Course Title Credits
BG 1001 English I 3
GE 1403 Communication in Thai 3
or GE 1401 Language and Communication Skills (For International students) 3
GE 1201 Information Literacy Skills 1
MA 1301 Applied Music I 2
MA 2501 Chorus I 1
MU 1111 Theory of Western Music I 3
MU 1201 Ear Training I 2
MU 2211 History of Thai Music 3
MU 7111 Concert Attendance I Non-credit
  Total 18
Second Semester
Course Code Course Title Credits
BG 1002 English II 3
GE 1301 Environmental Science 3
GE 2101 World Civilization 3
MA 1302 Applied Music II 2
MA 2502 Chorus II 1
MGT 1101 Introduction to Business 3
MU 1112 Theory of Western Music II 3
MU 1202 Ear Training II 2
MU 7111 Concert Attendance II Non-credit
  Total 20

Study Plan

Harpsichord Major

First Year

FIRST YEAR
First Semester
Course Code Course Title Credits
BG 1001 English I 3
GE 1403 Communication in Thai 3
or GE 1401 Language and Communication Skills (For International students) 3
GE 1201 Information Literacy Skills 1
MA 1301 Applied Music I 2
MA 2501 Chorus I 1
MU 1111 Theory of Western Music I 3
MU 1201 Ear Training I 2
MU 2211 History of Thai Music 3
MU 7111 Concert Attendance I Non-credit
  Total 18
Second Semester
Course Code Course Title Credits
BG 1002 English II 3
GE 1301 Environment Science 3
GE 2101 World Civilization 3
MA 1302 Applied Music II 2
MA 2502 Chorus II 1
MGT 1101 Introduction to Business 3
MU 1202 Ear Training II 2
MU 1112 Theory of Western Music II 3
MU 7111 Concert Attendance II Non-credit
  Total 20

Study Plan

Guitar Major

First Year

FIRST YEAR
First Semester
Course Code Course Title Credits
BG 1001 English I 3
GE 1201 Information Literacy Skills 1
GE 1403 Communication in Thai 3
or GE 1401 Language and Communication Skills (For International students) 3
MA 1301 Applied Music I 2
MA 2501 Chorus I 1
MU 1201 Ear Training I 2
MU 1111 Theory of Western Music I 3
MU 2211 History of Thai Music 3
MU 7111 Concert Attendance I Non-credit
  Total 18
Second Semester
Course Code Course Title Credits
BG 1002 English II 3
BG 1200 Mathematics for Business 3
MA 1302 Applied Music II 2
MA 2502 Chorus II 1
MGT 2404 Managerial Psychology 3
MU 1112 Theory of Western Music II 3
MU 1202 Ear Training II 2
MU 7111 Concert Attendance II Non-credit
  Total  17

Study Plan

Lute Major

First Year

FIRST YEAR
First Semester
Course Code Course Title Credits
BG 1001 English I 3
GE 1201 Information Literacy Skills 1
GE 1403 Communication in Thai 3
or GE 1401 Language and Communication Skills (For International students) 3
MA 1301 Applied Music I 2
MA 2501 Chorus I 1
MU 1111 Theory of Western Music I 3
MU 1201 Ear Training I 2
MU 2211 History of Thai Music 3
MU 7111 Concert Attendance I Non-credit
  Total 18
Second Semester
Course Code Course Title Credits
BG 1002 English II 3
BG 1200 Mathematics for Business 3
MA 1302 Applied Music II 2
MA 2502 Chorus II 1
MGT 2404 Managerial Psychology 3
MU 1112 Theory of Western Music II 3
MU 1202 Ear Training II 2
MU 7111 Concert Attendance II Non-credit
  Total 17

Study Plan

Vocal Major

First Year

FIRST YEAR
First Semester
Course Code Course Title Credits
BG 1001 English I 3
GE 1201 Information Literacy Skills 1
GE 1403 Communication in Thai 3
or GE 1401 Language and Communication Skills (For International students) 3
MA 1301 Applied Music I 2
MA 1401 Piano Harmony I 2
MA 2501 Chorus I 1
MC 2511 Vocal Diction I 1
MU 1201 Ear Training I 2
MU 1111 Theory of Western Music I 3
MU 7111 Concert Attendance I Non-credit
  Total 18
Second Semester
Course Code Course Title Credits
BG 1002 English II 3
BG 1200 Mathematics for Business 3
MA 1302 Applied Music II 2
MA 1402 Piano Harmony II 2
MA 2502 Chorus II 1
MC 2512 Vocal Diction II 1
MU 1202 Ear Training II 2
MU 1112 Theory of Western Music II 3
MU 2211 History of Thai Music 3
MU 7111 Concert Attendance II Non-credit
  Total 20

Study Plan

String, Percussion, Woodwind and Brass Major

First Year

FIRST YEAR
First Semester
Course Code Course Title Credits
BG 1001 English I 3
GE 1403 Communication in Thai 3
or GE 1401 Language and Communication Skills (For International students) 3
MA 1301 Applied Music I 2
MA 1401 Piano Harmony I 2
MA 2501 Chorus I 1
MU 1201 Ear Training I 2
MU 1111 Theory of Western Music I 3
MU 2211 History of Thai Music 3
MU 7111 Concert Attendance I Non-credit
  Total 19
Second Semester
Course Code Course Title Credits
BG 1002 English II 3
BG 1200 Mathematics for Business 3
GE 1201 Information Literacy Skills 1
MA 1302 Applied Music II 2
MA 1402 Piano Harmony II 2
MA 2502 Chorus II 1
MU 1202 Ear Training II 2
MU 1112 Theory of Western Music II 3
MU 7111 Concert Attendance II Non-credit
  Total 17

Study Plan

Composition Major

First Year

FIRST YEAR
First Semester
Course Code Course Title Credits
BG 1001 English I 3
GE 1403 Communication in Thai 3
or GE 1401 Language and Communication Skills (For International students) 3
MA 1101 Applied Composition I 2
MA 1401 Piano Harmony I 2
MA 2501 Chorus I 1
MU 1201 Ear Training I 2
MU 1111 Theory of Western Music I 3
MU 2211 History of Thai Music 3
MU 7111 Concert Attendance I Non-credit
  Total 19
Second Semester
Course Code Course Title Credits
BG 1002 English II 3
BG 1200 Mathematics for Business 3
GE 1201 Information Literacy Skills 1
GE 1301 Environmental Science 3
MA 1102 Applied Composition II 2
MA 2502 Chorus II 1
MU 1202 Ear Training II 2
MU 1112 Theory of Western Music II 3
MU 7111 Concert Attendance II Non-credit
  Total 18