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Columbus State University

MUSE 6999: Comprehensive Examination

MUSE 6999. Comprehensive Examination (0-0-{2-3}) The comprehensive examination allows the student an opportunity to demonstrate a synthesis of coursework in two written tests as well as an oral defense. The oral defense will be scheduled one to two weeks after the written examination. Readings will include course materials as well as other selections appropriate to the student’s music education focus. The suggested readings will comprise the first portion of the exam. For the second portion of the written examination, the student will select five primary source materials that hold particular interest in their area of study. Student selected readings will comprise the second portion of the exam. A comprehensive examination [or the thesis option] must be successfully completed for the candidate to successfully complete the Master of Music in Music Education degree.