MUE 215 - MUSIC FOR YOUNG CHILD

Semester Hours: 3

For elementary and special education teachers, recreational therapists, church school, or prospective teachers not trained in music. Preparation to teach children ages 3-12 through experience in singing, reading, planning, and presentation. Elementary education majors using music as their second area of study must select MUE 326 rather than MUE 215 for their GER.

MUE 321 - CHORAL/INSTRUMENTAL DIR OBSERV

Semester Hour: 1

In this course, music education students will observe band or choral programs outside their primary area: choral students in an instrumental program and instrumental students in a choral program. The student will observe and assist the band or choir director, gaining an experience in working with ensembles outside the student's primary area. Prerequisite: MU 325.

MUE 328 - TEACHING GENERAL MUSIC

Semester Hours: 3

Materials and methods. Emphasis on developing teaching competencies in general music, with an emphasis on the elementary school level. Prerequisite: MU 301.

MUE 428 - VOCAL/CHORAL METH SEC SCH

Semester Hours: 3

Includes basic principles of breathing, posture, and resonance. Diction guidelines for Latin, Italian, German, and French; repertoire for both vocal and choral students; organizational methods for leading choral programs; rehearsal techniques; classroom management skills. Prerequisites: MUE 326 and MUE 327 and MU 425.

MUE 429 - ORG & DIR INSTRU GRP SEC SCH

Semester Hours: 3

Reperotoire, procedures for administering and teaching school bands, orchestras and instrumental ensembles. Prerequisites: MUE 326 and MUE 427 and MU 425.