Program Requirements

  • Intakes: Campus Terms Full/Part Time
      North Vancouver Fall Full-Time
    Basis of Admission   Course Credits Required Credits
    Credits 45.00
    Required: 12.00
    ENGL 100 University Writing Strategies 3.00  
    PSYC 100 Introduction to Psychology I 3.00  
    PSYC 101 Introduction to Psychology II 3.00  
    PSYC 204 Child Development 3.00  
    Required: 6.00
    ENGL 100-level or higher 3.00  
    PSYC 200-level or higher 3.00  
    Choose 3.00 credits from the following list: 3.00
    Any University Transferable Elective 100-level or higher 3.00  
    Choose 3.00 credits from the following list: 3.00
    BIOL 104 Human Biology 4.00  
    PSYC 225 Biopsychology of Behaviour 3.00  
    Science Elective or Math Elective 100-level or higher 3.00  
    Choose 6.00 credits from the following list: 6.00
    Humanities 100-level or higher 3.00  
    Music 100-level or higher 3.00  
    Social Science 100-level or higher 3.00  
    Choose 3.00 credits from the following list: 3.00
    JAZZ 130 Theory of Tonal Music and Jazz I 3.00  
    MUS 100 Theory I 3.00  
    Choose 3.00 credits from the following list: 3.00
    JAZZ 131 Theory of Tonal Music and Jazz II 3.00  
    MUS 101 Theory II 3.00  
    Choose 1.50 credits from the following list: 1.50
    JAZZ 184 Ear Training/Sight Singing I 1.50  
    MUS 112 Ear Training and Sight Singing I 1.50  
    Choose 1.50 credits from the following list: 1.50
    JAZZ 185 Ear Training/Sight Singing II 1.50  
    MUS 113 Ear Training and Sight Singing II 1.50  
    Choose 3.00 credits from the following list: 3.00
    JAZZ 174 Jazz History I 1.50  
    JAZZ 175 Jazz History II 1.50  
    JAZZ 271 Music History I 3.00  
    MUS 120 Music History I 3.00  
    Choose 3.00 credits from the following list: 3.00
    JAZZ 274 Studies in Music History I 1.50  
    JAZZ 275 Studies in Music History II 1.50  
    MUS 121 Music History II 3.00  
    First Term   Course Credits Required Credits
    Credits 18.00
    Required: 15.00
    MT 320 Improvisation I 1.50  
    MT 330 Clinical Skills 3.00  
    MT 350 The Influence of Music 3.00  
    MT 360 Music Therapy I 3.00  
    MT 364 Health Conditions of Adulthood 3.00  
    MT 380 Counselling and Interpersonal Skills 1.50  
    Choose 3.00 credits from the following list: 3.00
    PMI Private Music Instruction - Concentration 2.00  
    PMI Private Music Instruction - Secondary 1.00  
    Second Term   Course Credits Required Credits
    Credits 15.50
    Required: 12.50
    MT 361 Music Therapy II 3.00  
    MT 370 Health Conditions of Childhood 1.50  
    MT 391 Practicum I 4.00  
    MT 420 Improvisation II - Guitar 1.00  
    PSYC 222 Abnormal Psychology 3.00  
    Choose 3.00 credits from the following list: 3.00
    PMI Private Music Instruction - Concentration 2.00  
    PMI Private Music Instruction - Secondary 1.00  
    Third Term   Course Credits Required Credits
    Credits 14.50
    Required: 11.50
    MT 450 Music and the Creative Arts I 1.50  
    MT 460 Music Therapy III 3.00  
    MT 490 Practicum II 4.00  
    PSYC 201 Group Dynamics 3.00  
    Choose 3.00 credits from the following list: 3.00
    PMI Private Music Instruction - Concentration 2.00  
    PMI Private Music Instruction - Secondary 1.00  
    Fourth Term   Course Credits Required Credits
    Credits 16.00
    Required: 13.00
    MT 451 Music and the Creative Arts II 1.50  
    MT 461 Music Therapy IV 3.00  
    MT 462 Principles of Research for Music Therapy Students 3.00  
    MT 480 Improvisation III 1.50  
    MT 491 Practicum III 4.00  
    Choose 3.00 credits from the following list: 3.00
    PMI Private Music Instruction - Concentration 2.00  
    PMI Private Music Instruction - Secondary 1.00  
    Post Basic Program Requirements   Course Credits Required Credits
    Credits 15.00
    Total Program Credits 124.00
    Required: 15.00
    MT 511 Pre-Professional Practicum 15.00  

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