the Professor of Military Science and Tactics for further training. Recom-
mendations for this course will be limited to those students who have mani-
fested special interest and demonstrated ability during the basic course, and f
who meet other standards, with a view to qualifying for a commission in the S
United States Army Reserve. An advanced course student, who makes and I
maintains a minimum graduation point standing of 2.5 and meets other stand- Y
ards, may be designated a Distinguished Military Student which makes him S
eligible to apply for a commission in the Regular Army. A Distinguished t
Military Student may be designated a Distinguished Military Graduate upon 1
his being awarded a baccalaureate degree, provided he continues to meet the
required standards.
The Military Science Department offers two programs leading to a
Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Military I
Science. ‘
The Department of Modern Foreign Languages and Literatures embraces i
the five major European languages: French, German, Spanish, Italian, and 1
Russian. Undergraduate students are offered the choice of three specialized
curricula leading to the A.B. degree with a major in French, German, or I
Spanish. On the graduate level, the Department offers advanced work in
the literature and philology of each of these three languages, leading at present
to the Master of Arts degree.
As a branch of the liberal arts curriculum, one of the fundamental aims
of language study must be to broaden and deepen our acquaintance with the
world about us by presenting new aspects of its culture and a more intimate
knowledge of its peoples through the medium of foreign languages and litera-
tures. In addition, the Department provides training for those interested in
entering the diplomatic and various other Government services where howl-
edge of foreign languages is required; it offers specialized preparation to pro-
spective high school and college language teachers; it furnishes graduate and
science students with the training necessary to use foreign language books and
periodicals for reference and research.
The music department provides the opportunity for cultural and profes-
sional growth through intensive music study and participation, and presents a
varied series of musical programs of cultural value to the entire university com-
A student whose prime interest is music may work toward the Bachelor of
Music degree in Applied Music or Music Education, or the Bachelor of Arts
degree. The courses of study leading to the Bachelor of Music degree are
designed for those who plan to be professional performing musicians or school
music teachers, and presume a considerable amount of musical experience on
the pre-college level. The Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in music is a
general cultural degree with emphasis in music, allowing more time during the
]unior and Senior years for the election of courses in related and other subject
matter fields. All degrees offered by the Department of Music demand the
fulfillment of the basic lower division course requirements of the College of
Arts and Sciences as listed on page 54, in the belief that the ideas and concepts
derived from such study are essential to the happiness and well-being of every
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