MUED 7220: Instrumental Music Curriculum and Methods (2)

Lecture: 2, Lab: 0, Other: 0

Students in this course will develop knowledge of skills necessary to design and implement an instrumental music program in an academic instructional context. Primary instruction will focus on topics that relate specifically to instrumental music and its interrelationship with overall middle and secondary school curricula. Students will also learn practical abilities of performers at different levels of development. Instruction will also include components in multiculturalism and technology in education. Field experiences and observation will be integrated with the academic instruction. Students will gain understandings of theoretical concepts in classroom management and explore practical application of techniques necessary for the implementation of diverse behavior modification plans, as specifically related to the music classroom.