MUS 335 Mat & Meth of Elem Music

Prerequisite: Admission for the Music or Music Education major; or permission of the instructor.

MUS 335 is an introduction to philosophies, methodologies, and pedagogical foundations of teaching music in elementary schools, including, but not limited to, the music teaching philosophies of Kodaly, Orff, Dalcroze, and Gordon. Course activities will include review of materials, assigned readings, research, class discussions, practical teaching laboratory sessions, and practicum experiences. Assessment, planning, and implementation of music education activities for people with unique needs and abilities will be covered Special attention is directed to preparing performance evidence of addressing New Teacher Standards I-IV. Four meetings per week.


1 Course Credit