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									BFA in MUSIC DANCE THEATRE (487121) MAP Sheet
For students entering the degree program during the 2009–2010 curricular year.
The BFA in Music Dance Theatre is an interdisciplinary degree offered by the College of Fine Arts and Communications through the cooperative involvement of its School of Music and Department of Theatre
and Media Arts and the College of Health and Human Performance’s Department of Dance.

This is a limited enrollment program requiring departmental admissions approval. Please see the Fine Arts and Communications College Advisement Center for information regarding requirements for admission to this major.
Live and taped auditions for entrance into the MDT major are in the January preceding fall registration. Students may begin the MDT major in the fall only.
Participate in proficiency examinations in each of the three areas at the end of each semester. Failure in two or more areas over two consecutive semesters constitutes termination of major status. Failure to take a
proficiency exam results in termination of major status. Please see advisement center for details and procedures regarding proficiency requirements.

             UNIVERSITY CORE AND GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS                                                                            PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS (76.5 total hours)
 UNIVERSITY CORE REQUIREMENTS                                                                      Complete at least 40 hours in residence at BYU.                 ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:              cr.hrs.   grade sem
 (48.5 hours minimum)                                                                                                                                              Complete the following:
                                                                                                   Dance technique courses require a grade of B- for advancement   Music 328 Junior MDT Seminar             1.0    |     |
 Requirements                                #Classes       Hours    Classes                       to the next level.                                              Dance 328 Junior MDT Seminar             1.0    |     |
                                                                                                                                                                   TMA 328 Junior MDT Seminar               1.0    |     |
 Doctrinal Foundation                                                                              MUSIC REQUIREMENTS:                        cr.hrs. grade sem
    Book of Mormon                               2            4.0    Rel A 121/H and 122/H         Complete the following:                                         Music 300* History of MDT                1.0    |     |
    New Testament                                1            2.0    Rel A 211/H or 212/H          Music 113 Basic Piano Skills                 2.0    |   |       Dance 300* History of MDT                1.0    |     |
    Doctrine and Covenants                       1            2.0    Rel C 324/H or 325/H          Music 161 Voice Technique                    2.0    |   |       TMA 300* History of MDT                  1.0    |     |
                                                                                                   Music 261 Contemporary Vocal Tech.           2.0    |   |
 The Individual and Society                                                                        Music 290 Theory for MDT Majors              4.0    |   |       Music 426    MDT Sr Perform Project      1.0    |     |
    Citizenship                                                                                                                                                    Dance 426    MDT Sr Perform Project      1.0    |     |
       American Heritage                        1–2         3–6.0    from approved list            Complete 4 hours from the following:                            TMA 426      MDT Sr Perform Project      1.0    |     |
       Global & Cultural Awareness               1            3.0    from approved list            Music 260R Performance Study                 2.0V |     |
                                                                                                   Music 260R Performance Study                 2.0V l     l       ELECTIVES:
 Skills                                                                                                                                                            Complete 9.5 hours of electives from the following:
     Effective Communication                                                                       Complete 4 hours from the following:                            Dance 335 Tap Dance Technique 2          1.0 I        I
        First-Year Writing                       1            3.0    from approved list            Music 360R Performance Study                 2.0V |     |       Dance 340R Mod Dance Tech/Theory 3 2.5 I              I
        Adv Written & Oral Communication         1            3.0    from approved list            Music 360R Performance Study                 2.0V l     l       Dance 362 Dance Comp, Intermed.          2.0 I        I
     Quantitative Reasoning                     0–1         0–3.0    from approved list                                                                            Dance 363 Dance Improv Intermed.         1.0 I        I
     Languages of Learning (Math or              3            3.0    Music, Dance, Theatre 300*    DANCE REQUIREMENTS:                                             Dance 368R Mod Dance Perf/Choreogr. 2.0V I            I
        Language)                                                                                  Complete the following:                                         Dance 390R Ballet Technique 3            2.5 I        I
                                                                                                   Dance 131* Jazz Dance, Beginning             0.5    |   |       Dance 391R Ballet Technique 4            2.5 I        I
 Arts, Letters, and Sciences                                                                       Dance 135* Tap Dance, Beginning              0.5    |   |       Dance 393R Ballet Pointe. Intermediate 1.0 I          I
     Civilization 1 and 2                        2            6.0    Music 201, 202 or TMA         Dance 231 Jazz Dance Technique 1             1.0    |   |       Dance 399R Academic Intrnshp: Dance 4.0V |            |
                                                                        201, 202 recommended       Dance 235 Tap Dance Technique 1              1.0    |   |       Dance 429R Dance Performance 2           3.0V l       l
     Arts                                        1            3.0    Music 202 or TMA 202 rec.     Dance 241R Contemp Dance Tech/Thry 2         2.5    |   |       Dance 440R Mod Dance Tech/Theory 4 2.5 I              I
     Letters                                     1            3.0    from approved list            Dance 243R Studio Workshop Contp Danc        2.5    |   |       Dance 462 Dance Composition, Adv.        1.0 I        I
     Scientific Principles & Reasoning                                                             Dance 244R Studio Workshop Contp Danc        1.0    I   I       Dance 468R Modern Dance Perform          2.0 I        I
        Biological Science                      1–2         3–6.0    from approved list            Dance 290 Ballet Accelerated Tech. 1         1.5    |   |       Dance 490R Ballet Technique 5            3.0 I        I
        Physical Science                        1–2         3–7.0    from approved list            Dance 291R Ballet Technique 2                2.5    |   |       Dance 494R Ballet Variations             1.0 I        I
        Social Science                           1            3.0    from approved list            Dance 331 Jazz Dance Technique 2             1.5    |   |       Dance 495R Pas de Deux                   1.0 I        I
                                                                                                   Dance 361 MDT Choreographic Styles           2.0    |   |       Dance 498R Ballet Performance Co.        2.0 I        I
 Core Enrichment: Electives                                                                        Dance 390R Ballet Technique 3                2.5    |   |       Music 186 Songwriting 1                  2.0 I        I
    Religion Electives                          3–4           6.0    from approved list                                                                            Music 319R Music Theatre Performance 2.5V |           |
    Open Electives                            Variable   Variable    personal choice               THEATRE REQUIREMENTS:                                           Music 360R Performance Instruction       2.0V I       I
                                                                                                   Complete the following:                                         Music 363 Vocal Pedagogy                 3.0 I        I
                                                                                                   TMA 114 Reading/Constructing Narratives       3.0   |   |       Music 386R Songwriting 2                 2.0 I        I
                                                                                                   TMA 121 Voice and Diction                     2.0   |   |       Music 399R Academic Internship           6.0V |       |
                                                                                                   TMA 123 Acting Fundamentals                   2.0   |   |       Music 472 Supervised Tchng in Voice 2.0 I             I
                                                                                                   TMA 124 Acting                                3.0   |   |                  (continued on back side of this page)
 GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS:                                                                          TMA 223 Acting Improvisation                  2.0   I   I
   Minimum residence hours required                          30.0                                  TMA 229 Musical Scene Study                   3.0   I   I
   Minimum hours needed to graduate                         120.0                                  TMA 267 Makeup 1                              2.0   |   |
                                                                                                   TMA 421 The Business: Mrkting Yourself        1.0   I   I
                                                                                                   TMA 427 Auditions                             3.0   |   |

                                                *THIS CLASS FILLS BOTH UNIVERSITY CORE AND PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS (4.0 hours overlap)
                          FOR UNIVERSITY CORE/PROGRAM QUESTIONS CONTACT THE ADVISEMENT CENTER — FOR CAREER QUESTIONS SEE YOUR FACULTY ADVISOR
                                                                       BFA in MUSIC DANCE THEATRE (487121)
                                                                                     2009–2010

          (continued from front of this page)                Suggested Sequence of Courses:            JUNIOR YEAR                                        THE MUSIC DANCE THEATRE PROGRAM:
                                                                                                       5th Semester                                       The Music Dance Theatre (MDT) program at
Electives Continued:                                         FRESHMAN YEAR                             Dance 291R                             1.0         Brigham Young University is a unique
                                                             1st Semester                              MDT 300                                3.0         integration of the disciplines of music, theatre,
TMA   127    Beginning Stage Combat           1.0    I   I   Dance 131                           0.5   MDT 328                                3.0
                                                                                                                                                          and dance. The Departments of Music,
TMA   215R   Workshop 1: Special Project      6.0V   I   I   Dance 240                           1.5   Music 360R                             2.0
TMA   224    Acting for Film and TV           3.0    |   |   Music 161                           2.0   TMA 223 (or Dance363)                  2.0         Dance, and Theatre & Media Arts have
TMA   225    Neutral Mask                     2.0    I   I   TMA 121                             2.0   Civilization 1                         3.0         combined their resources to create a
TMA   236    Directing Fund Stage/Screen      2.0    I   I   TMA 123                             2.0   Religion elective                      2.0         nationally accredited course of study leading
TMA   322    Classical Voice                  2.0    I   I   MDT electives                       2.0   Total Hours                           16.0         to the Bachelor of Fine Arts degree.
TMA   324    Acting Classics                  3.0    |   |   First-Year Writing                  3.0                                                            Classes have been carefully designed by
TMA   325    Stage Combat                     2.0    I   I   Rel A 121                           2.0   6th Semester                                       the three departments with an innovative,
TMA   329    Theatre/Film Acting Conservat    3.0    |   |   Total Hours                        15.0   Dance 361                              2.0         cooperative approach to stimulate the highest
TMA   336    Directing Princ/Pract Stg/Scrn   3.0    I   I                                             Dance 390R or 291R                     1.0         level of professionalism for the student who
TMA   399R   Academic Internship              9.0V   |   |   2nd Semester                              Music 360R                             2.0
                                                                                                                                                          desires to pursue a career as a professional
TMA   420R   Performance Workshop 2           3.0V   |   |   Dance 241R                          2.5   Engl 311                               3.0
TMA   422    Dialects                         2.0    |   |   Music 261                           2.0   Letters                                3.0
                                                                                                                                                          singer, actor and dancer.
TMA   424    Advanced Acting                  3.0    |   |   TMA 114                             3.0   Civilization 2 and Arts                3.0               The MDT program has a strong
TMA   425    Character Mask                   2.0    I   I   TMA 124                             3.0   Phy S 100                              3.0         commitment to the performing arts. Each year
TMA   429    Performance: Recital             3.0    I   I   A Htg 100                           3.0   Total Hours                           17.0         musical theatre stage productions, major
TMA   443R   Writer/Director/Actor Wrkshop    3.0    I   I   Rel A 122                           2.0                                                      spectaculars, recordings, convention shows,
TMA   515R   Workshop 3: Special Projects     6.0V   I   I   Total Hours                        15.5   SENIOR YEAR                                        and international touring companies provide
                                                                                                       7th Semester                                       opportunities for majors in the program to
                                                             SOPHOMORE YEAR                            Dance 331                              1.5         hone their craft and combine their classroom
                                                             3rd Semester                              MDT 426                                3.0         and workshop training with practical on stage
                                                             Dance 135                           0.5   TMA 427                                3.0
                                                             Dance 231                           1.0   MDT Electives                          4.5
                                                                                                                                                          experience in preparation for a professional
                                                             Dance 290                           2.5   Global Awareness                       3.0         career.
                                                             Music 113                           2.0   Religion elective                      2.0
                                                             Music 260R                          2.0   Total Hours                           17.0
                                                             TMA 267                             2.0
                                                             Bio 100                             3.0   8th Semester                                       Web page: http://music.byu.edu/ya/MDT/
                                                             Rel A 211 or 212                    2.0   MDT 426R                               3.0
                                                             Total Hours                        15.0   MDT electives                          5.0
                                                                                                       TMA 421                                1.0
                                                             4th Semester                              Social Science elective                3.0
                                                             Dance 235                           1.0   Religion elective                      2.0
                                                             Dance 243R                          2.5   Total Hours                           14.0
                                                             Dance 244R                          1.0
                                                             Music 260R                          2.0
                                                             Music 290                           4.0
                                                             TMA 229                             3.0
                                                             MDT elective                        1.5
                                                             Rel C 324 or 325                    2.0
                                                             Total Hours                        17.0




Note 1: MDT Senior Project may be offered either Fall or Winter. Take Music 426R, Dance
        426R, and TMA 426R together.
                                                                                                                                 Fine Arts and Communications Advisement Center
Note 2: This degree program requires a minimum of 120.0 hours for graduation. Students are                                                  D-444 Harris Fine Arts Center
        encouraged to complete an average of 15 credit hours each semester or 30 credit hours                                       Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602
        each year, which could include spring and/or summer terms. Taking fewer credits                                                      Telephone: (801) 422-3777
        substantially increases the cost and the number of semesters to graduate.
                                                                    BFA in MUSIC DANCE THEATRE (487121)
                                                                                  2009–2010
FACILITIES:                                  ELIGIBILITY:                                 Auditions are held the last Saturday in                           School of Music
The Harris Fine Arts Center contains         Entrance into the BYU Music Dance Theatre    January.                                                    C-550 Harris Fine Arts Center
seven performance theatres of every kind:    program is first dependent upon admission                                                          Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602
the deJong Concert Hall, the Pardoe          into Brigham Young University. For                                                                        Telephone: (801) 422-3083
Drama Theatre, the Nelke Experimental        acceptance as a Music Dance Theatre BFA      AUDITION CRITERIA:
Theatre, the Margetts Arena Theatre, the     Major, students must successfully pass a     Vocal: Two contrasting excerpts from musical               Theatre & Media Arts Department
Merrill Debate Theatre, the Gates Music      three-part entrance audition.                theatre, operetta, or opera which demonstrate two           D-581 Harris Fine Arts Center
Theatre, and the Madsen Recital Hall. In             Individuals accepted into the        contrasting vocal sounds. Students should             Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602
addition, the building boasts rehearsal      program must demonstrate a significant       choose                                                       Telephone: (801) 422-6645
halls, vocal studios, costume and scene      proficiency in two of the three areas and    pieces for which they are well suited. Maximum
shops, and classrooms for every discipline   adequate potential in the third. For         time:                                                            Dance Department
in the arts. The Richards Building has       scholarship audition information, contact:   three minutes total.                                            294 Richard Building
eight spacious dance studios dedicated to            Randy Boothe                         Acting: Two contrasting monologues from               Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602
Ballet, Modern, Tap, Jazz, Folk, and                 1134 Richards Building               established scripts which show the student’s range           Telephone: (801) 422-5086
Ballroom for intensive training and                  BYU, Provo, UT 84602                 of ability. The monologues should allow the
performance. These excellent facilities                                                   student to reveal basic honesty and objectives in
combine with the expertise of the MDT                                                     character
faculty to provide the highest quality of                                                 creation. Maximum time: three minutes total.
performance training for the aspiring                                                     Dancing: Students will be taught a movement
professional.                                                                             combination which they will be required to perform.
                                                                                          The student may choose to perform a one minute
                                                                                          choreographed dance.

								
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