MUSC 2530 Basic Concepts in Music Education

3 hours lecture, 1 hour field work; 3 credits

Introduction to the music education profession including philosophy, history, psychology, pedagogical approaches, standards and practices, current issues and practical applications. Organization and structure of preK-12 musical program, curriculum and assessment, legal and ethical responsibility, technology, inclusion and school diversity. Fieldwork experience in the public schools is required. (Not open to students who have completed MUSC.2520 and MUSC.3590.)

Prerequisite: Ability to read music and permission of the director. Corequisite: Music 2510.


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