Certificate in Jazz {19-20}

Certificate in Jazz

The Certificate in Jazz is designed for Music Education students preparing for careers in teaching. The program allows students to receive additional training in Jazz, to enhance their music education training, and prepare more comprehensively for duties often required in secondary school teaching.

Student Learning Outcomes

Gain knowledge of and experience in jazz theory, arranging, notation, history, improvisation, styles, repertoire.

Program Delivery Mode
Land plus: face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required

Core Requirements ( 9 credits )

MUS 151 Basic Commercial Keyboard (1)
MUS 287 Commercial/Jazz Improvisation & Theory I (2)
MUS 387 Commercial/Jazz Improvisation & Theory II (2)
MUS 372 Commercial/Jazz Arranging (2)
MUS 320I/MUS 330I or MUS 320J/MUS 330J Jazz Ensemble or Jazz Combo (1) *MUST BE TAKEN TWICE