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OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2017-18

Jazz Studies Minor


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Minor Code ORJAZZ

College of Fine Arts
School of Music
Glidden Hall 440
Athens, OH 45701
Phone: 740.593.4244
Fax: 740.593.4255
jamesm1@ohio.edu

Matthew James, contact person

Program Overview

The minor in jazz studies is intended for undergraduates who wish to emphasize the study of jazz in addition to their major area of focus.

Admissions Information

Freshman/First-Year Admission

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Change of Program Policy

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

External Transfer Admission

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Opportunities Upon Graduation

The study of jazz celebrates an art form that is uniquely American. Foundational knowledge of this music can lead to additional opportunities in a variety of disciplines within the arts, but also in other fields that rely on an understanding of improvisation, American history, and working with others as an “ensemble” to achieve a common creative goal.

Requirements

 

Minor Hours Requirement


The jazz minor requires a minimum of 18 hours.

History/Literature


Complete 4 - 5 hours from the following courses:

Complete One of the Following:


Ensembles


Complete 4 hours from the following:

Theoretical Studies


Complete 4-5 hours from the following courses:

Complete One of the Following:


Electives


Complete 5 - 6 hours from the following courses:

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