This Course and Program Catalogue is effective from May 2017 to April 2018.

Not all courses described in the Course and Program Catalogue are offered each year. For a list of course offerings in 2017-2018, please consult the class search website.

For general registration information, please visit students.usask.ca.

As of 2005-2006, certain course abbreviations have changed. Students with credit for a course under its former label may not take the relabeled course for credit.

The following conventions are used for course numbering:

  • 010-099 represent non-degree level courses
  • 100-699 represent undergraduate degree level courses
  • 700-999 represent graduate degree level courses

The following term designations are used:

  • 1 - Term 1 only
  • 2 - Term 2 only
  • 3 - Term 3 only
  • 1&2 - Term 1 and 2
  • 1/2 - Either Term 1 or Term 2
  • P - Phases (Medicine and Dentistry)
  • Q - Quarters (Veterinary Medicine)

The following instructional code designations are used:

  • L - Lecture
  • P - Practicum/Lab
  • S - Seminar/Discussion
  • C - Clinical Service
  • R - Reading
  • T - Tutorial

Please use the following form to look up courses and find detailed information on course prerequisites, corequisites, and other special notes. To view all 100-level courses in a subject, select a Subject Code and type 1% in the Course Number field. (200-level = 2%, etc.)


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MUAP 120.0
Band

(01) Concert Band or (02) Wind Orchestra. Emphasis is on the study and performance of the most significant literature.

Note: The course may be repeated four times.


MUAP 121.0
Chorus

(01) Greystone Singers or (03) University Chorus. Emphasis is on the study and performance of the most significant literature.

Note: The course may be repeated four times.


MUAP 123.0
Chamber Ensemble with Piano

Emphasis is on the study and performance of the most significant literature.

Note: The course may be repeated four times.


MUAP 126.0
Vocal Ensemble

Emphasis is on the study and performance of the most significant literature.

Note: The course may be repeated four times.


MUAP 130.0
Music Theatre

Emphasis is on the study and performance of the most significant literature.

Note: The course may be repeated four times.


MUAP 132.0
Jazz Ensemble

Emphasis is on the study and performance of the most significant literature.

Note: The course may be repeated four times.


MUAP 143.3 — 1P
Applied Music Private Study I

(Available to Music majors only) Private instrument lessons given weekly in which emphasis is on primarily solo literature, advancement of technique, and development of interpretation and comprehension. In addition to in-studio coursework, all students are required to present a jury at the end of the semester. They may also be required to participate in in-studio masterclasses and/or public recitals.

Permission of the department required.
Note: Students with credit for MUAP 140, 142, 144, 148, 150, 152, 154, 156, 158, 160, 162, 164, 166, 168, 170, 172, 174, 176, 178, 180, or 182 cannot receive credit for this course.


MUAP 145.3 — 1P
Applied Music Private Study II

(Available to Music majors only) A continuation of studies following 143.3, wherein the students further develop technique and repertoire with attention to performance practice for style, interpretation and comprehension. Students in the Performance stream are required to perform in recitals. In addition to in-studio coursework, all students are required to present a jury at the end of the term and may be required to participate in studio classes and recitals (see Department of Music for details).

Prerequisite(s): MUAP 143 or permission of the department
Note: Students with credit for MUAP 140, 142, 144, 148, 150, 152, 154, 156, 158, 160, 162, 164, 166, 168, 170, 172, 174, 176, 178, 180, or 182 cannot receive credit for this course.


MUAP 201.1
Wind Orchestra

This ensemble is open to all students of the University of Saskatchewan by audition. Auditions take place in the first week of September by appointment. Throughout the academic year, a wide variety of wind ensemble repertoire will be studied, rehearsed, and performed. Students will rehearse together on a regular basis with the intention of performing at two major concerts (one at the end of T1, one at the end of T2). Other concerts and a tour may be scheduled throughout the academic year. All concert and tour dates will be announced in early September, before the add/drop deadline. Students will be tested individually twice a year - once before the major T1 concert and once before the major T2 concert.

Note: This course is considered an 'A' ensemble. This course may be repeated four times for credit.


MUAP 202.1
Concert Band

This ensemble is open to all students of the University of Saskatchewan. No audition is necessary. Throughout the academic year, a wide variety of wind ensemble repertoire will be studied, rehearsed, and performed. Students will rehearse together on a regular basis with the intention of performing at two major concerts (one at the end of T1, one at the end of T2). Other concerts may be scheduled throughout the academic year. All concert dates will be announced in early September, before the add/drop deadline. Students will be tested individually twice a year - once before the major T1 concert and once before the major T2 concert.

Note: This course is considered an 'A' ensemble. This course may be repeated four times for credit.


MUAP 203.1
Greystone Singers

This ensemble is open to all students of the University of Saskatchewan by audition. Auditions take place in the first week of September by appointment. Throughout the academic year, a wide variety of choral repertoire will be studied, rehearsed, and performed. Students will rehearse together on a regular basis with the intention of performing at two major concerts (one at the end of T1, one at the end of T2). Other concerts and a tour may be scheduled throughout the academic year. All concert and tour dates will be announced in early September, before the add/drop deadline. Students will be tested individually twice a year - once before the major T1 concert and once before the major T2 concert.

Note: This course is considered an 'A' ensemble. This course may be repeated four times for credit.


MUAP 204.1
University Chorus

This ensemble is open to all students of the University of Saskatchewan, as well as members of the community (who pay a fee to attend). No audition is required. Throughout the academic year, a wide variety of choral repertoire will be studied, rehearsed, and performed. Students will rehearse together on a regular basis with the intention of performing at two major concerts (one at the end of T1, one at the end of T2). Other concerts may be scheduled throughout the academic year. All concert dates will be announced in early September, before the add/drop deadline. Students will be tested individually twice a year - once before the major T1 concert and once before the major T2 concert.

Note: This course is considered an 'A' ensemble. This course may be repeated four times for credit.


MUAP 205.1
Orchestra with Strings

This ensemble is open to all string students in a B.Mus. program at the University of Saskatchewan by audition. Auditions take place in the first week of September by appointment. Throughout the academic year, a wide variety of orchestral repertoire will be studied, rehearsed, and performed. Students will rehearse together on a regular basis with the intention of performing at two major concerts (one at the end of T1, one at the end of T2). Other concerts and a tour may be scheduled throughout the academic year. All concert and tour dates will be announced in early September, before the add/drop deadline. Students will be tested individually twice a year - once before the major T1 concert and once before the major T2 concert.

Note: This course is considered an 'A' ensemble. This course may be repeated four times for credit.


MUAP 206.1
Music Theatre

This ensemble is open to all students of the University of Saskatchewan by audition. Auditions take place in the first week of September by appointment. Throughout the academic year, a wide variety of music theatre repertoire will be studied, rehearsed, and performed. Students will rehearse together on a regular basis with the intention of performing at two sets of major concerts (one set at the end of T1, one set at the end of T2). Other concerts may be scheduled throughout the academic year. All concert dates will be announced in early September, before the add/drop deadline. Students will be tested individually twice a year - once before the major T1 concert and once before the major T2 concert.

Note: This course is considered a 'B' ensemble. This course may be repeated four times for credit.


MUAP 207.1
Chamber Ensemble

This ensemble is open to all students of the University of Saskatchewan. An audition may be required - please contact the ensemble director for more information. If required, auditions take place in the first week of September by appointment. Throughout the academic year, a wide variety of chamber repertoire will be studied, rehearsed, and performed. Students will rehearse together on a regular basis with the intention of performing at two major concerts (one at the end of T1, one at the end of T2). Other concerts may be scheduled throughout the academic year. All concert dates will be announced in early September, before the add/drop deadline. Students will be tested individually twice a year - once before the major T1 concert and once before the major T2 concert.

Note: This course is considered a 'B' ensemble. This course may be repeated four times for credit.


MUAP 208.1
Jazz Ensemble

This ensemble is open to all students of the University of Saskatchewan by audition. Auditions take place in the first week of September by appointment. Throughout the academic year, a wide variety of jazz ensemble repertoire will be studied, rehearsed, and performed. Students will rehearse together on a regular basis with the intention of performing at two major concerts (one at the end of T1, one at the end of T2). Other concerts and a tour may be scheduled throughout the academic year. All concert and tour dates will be announced in early September, before the add/drop deadline. Students will be tested individually twice a year - once before the major T1 concert and once before the major T2 concert.

Note: This course is considered a 'B' ensemble. This course may be repeated four times for credit.


MUAP 211.1
Ensemble

In all ensemble courses, a wide variety of musical repertoire is studied, rehearsed, and performed. Ensembles are open to all students of the University of Saskatchewan. Ensembles may require an entrance audition to be arranged with the instructor - please contact the Department of Music for further information. Each course is scheduled from September to April. The weekly practicum time may vary from ensemble to ensemble, but will never be more than 3 hours per week.

Note: This course may be repeated four times for credit.


MUAP 243.3 — 1P
Applied Music Private Study III

(Available to Music majors only) Private instrument lessons given weekly in which emphasis is on primarily solo literature, advancement of technique, and development of interpretation and comprehension. In addition to in-studio coursework, all students are required to present a jury at the end of the semester. They may also be required to participate in in-studio masterclasses and/or public recitals.

Prerequisite(s): MUAP 145 or permission of the department.
Note: Students with credit for MUAP 240, 242, 244, 248, 250, 252, 254, 256, 258, 260, 262, 264, 266, 268, 270, 272, 274, 276, 278, 280, or 282 cannot receive credit for this course.


MUAP 245.3 — 1P
Applied Music Private Study IV

(Available to Music majors only) A continuation of studies following 143.3, wherein the students further develop technique and repertoire with attention to performance practice for style, interpretation and comprehension. Students in the Performance stream are required to perform in recitals. In addition to in-studio coursework, all students are required to present a jury at the end of the term and may be required to participate in studio classes and recitals (see Department of Music for details).

Prerequisite(s): MUAP 243 or permission of the department.
Note: Students with credit for MUAP 240, 242, 244, 248, 250, 252, 254, 256, 258, 260, 262, 264, 266, 268, 270, 272, 274, 276, 278, 280, or 282 cannot receive credit for this course.


MUAP 300.0 — 1&2
B.Mus. Performance Third Year Recital

Serves as the acknowledgement that the student is qualified to begin preparation for their third year B.Mus. Performance stream recital.

Prerequisite(s): Minimum 80% in MUAP 245.3 and permission of the department.
Note: It is recommended that this course be taken simultaneously with MUAP 345.3.


MUAP 343.3 — 1P
Applied Music Private Study V

(Available to Music majors only) Private instrument lessons given weekly in which emphasis is on primarily solo literature, advancement of technique, and development of interpretation and comprehension. In addition to in-studio coursework, all students are required to present a jury at the end of the semester. They may also be required to participate in in-studio masterclasses and/or public recitals.

Prerequisite(s): MUAP 245; MUS 220 or MUS 221; MUS 233 or MUS 234; and one of MUS 150, MUS 151, or MUS 250.
Note: Students with credit for MUAP 340, 342, 344, 348, 350, 352, 354, 356, 358, 360, 362, 364, 366, 368, 370, 372, 374, 376, 378, 380, 382 cannot receive credit for this course.


MUAP 345.3 — 1P
Applied Music Private Study VI

(Available to Music majors only) A continuation of studies following 143.3, wherein the students further develop technique and repertoire with attention to performance practice for style, interpretation and comprehension. In addition to in-studio coursework, all students are required to present a recital at the end of the semester. They may also be required to participate in in-studio masterclasses and/or public recitals.

Prerequisite(s): MUAP 343 or permission of the department.
Note: Students with credit for MUAP 340, 342, 344, 348, 350, 352, 354, 356, 358, 360, 362, 364, 366, 368, 370, 372, 374, 376, 378, 380, 382 cannot receive credit for this course.


MUAP 400.0 — 1&2
B.Mus. Performance Fourth Year Recital

Serves as the acknowledgement that the student is qualified to begin preparation for their fourth year B.Mus. Performance stream recital.

Prerequisite(s): Minimum 80% in MUAP 345.3 and permission of the department.
Note: It is recommended that this course be taken simultaneously with MUAP 445.3.


MUAP 443.3 — 1P
Applied Music Private Study VII

(Available to Music majors only) Private instrument lessons given weekly in which emphasis is on primarily solo literature, advancement of technique, and development of interpretation and comprehension. In addition to in-studio coursework, all students are required to present a jury at the end of the semester. They may also be required to participate in in-studio masterclasses and/or public recitals.

Prerequisite(s): MUAP 345 or permission of the department.
Note: Students with credit for MUAP 440, 442, 444, 448, 450, 452, 454, 456, 458, 460, 462, 464, 466, 468, 470, 472, 474, 476, 478, 480, or 482 cannot receive credit for this course.


MUAP 445.3 — 1P
Applied Music Private Study VIII

(Available to Music majors only) A continuation of studies following 143.3, wherein the students further develop technique and repertoire with attention to performance practice for style, interpretation and comprehension. In addition to in-studio coursework, all students are required to present a recital at the end of the semester. They may also be required to participate in in-studio masterclasses and/or public recitals.

Prerequisite(s): MUAP 443 or permission of the department.
Note: Students with credit for MUAP 440, 442, 444, 448, 450, 452, 454, 456, 458, 460, 462, 464, 466, 468, 470, 472, 474, 476, 478, 480, or 482 will not receive credit for this course.