For students pursuing a piano major or emphasis, requirements are in keeping with the degree programs of senior colleges. The student is expected to develop a technique and musicianship adequate for the creditable performance of piano literature representative of the various stylistic periods. Progress is expected each semester in the technical proficiency of major and minor scales, chords and arpeggios. Students may enroll in piano for elective credit by permission of the instructor, including a course for beginners. Students who are enrolled in piano are required to attend piano seminars scheduled regularly throughout the semester.