2018-19 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Aug 09, 2020  
2018-19 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

MUS 307 - Teaching Elementary Music

(2 credits, alternate years, consult department)
This course is designed to prepare students who are music majors or minors for teaching in the elementary school. Students, who anticipate becoming specialists, will learn how to teach music to children through traditional methods, as well as through innovations of leading European and American educators. Students will learn how to establish curriculum’s for music education that utilize learning strategies encompassed by the conceptual approach. State INTASC Standards, as well as National Music Standards, will be reviewed and applied. Four areas of musical study will be emphasized: historical, philosophical, content and methodology. Students will do guided practice in class teaching assignments.

Prerequisite: MUS112.