MUED832
Beginning Graduate Studies in Music Education

Prerequisites: Undergraduate degree in music education or permission of instructor

Description: An introduction to the National Core Arts (Music) Standards and selected library, Internet, and writing style resources necessary for success in music education graduate study.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

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MUED834
Advanced Instrumental Conducting

Prerequisites: MUSC 376 or permission

Description: Extension of basic conducting skills as related to orchestral and band literature; score analysis, keyboard and pitch imagery skills, advanced baton technique, interpretation and expressive conducting. Addresses the art of conducting from the experienced educator¿s perspective.

Course details
Credit Hours:2-3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:2-3

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MUED836
Psychology and Sociology of Music

Description: Psychological and sociological principles involved in music learning and performance. Musical aspects of human development, motivation, expressive performance, creativity, performance anxiety, emotional response to music listening, and social uses of music.

Course details
Credit Hours:2-3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:2-3

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MUED838
Inclusive Music Education

Description: Function and contribution of music in the education of the handicapped. Methodology and materials to implement an effective music program. Development of musical experiences for exceptional students of all ages. Public Laws 94-142 and 95-561, music Individualized Education Programs, assessments, adaptations of curriculum materials, current methodologies and research.

Course details
Credit Hours:2-3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:2-3

ACE:

MUED843
Introduction to Research in Music Education

Prerequisites: Undergraduate degree in music education or permission

Description: Interpretation and application of research results. Enables student to design, implement, and report research in the classroom.

Course details
Credit Hours:2-3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:2-3

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MUED845
Historical and Philosophical Foundations of American Music EducationCrosslisted with TEAC 845

Prerequisites: Undergraduate degree in MUED

Description: Historical overview of American music education practices from the Singing School tradition to today. Major philosophical influences in American music education, writings regarding aesthetic education, equity, ethical practice, gender, meaning, and profundity. The writings of Stubley, Reimer, Mark, Gary, Hylton, Richmond and others are considered. MUED 845 is required for a graduate degree in music education.

Course details
Credit Hours:2-3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:2-3

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MUED850
American Cultural Perspectives through Popular Music and GuitarCrosslisted with MUED 450, MUNM 450, TEAC 450, TEAC 850

Description: Exploration of the historical, social and cultural context of late 19th and 20th century America through learning to play jazz and popular music on the guitar to provide an authentic, performance-based encounter in music.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Music for Non-majors

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

MUED862
Choral Literature and Conducting for School Ensembles

Prerequisites: MUSC 374

Description: Selection and evaluation of choral music for the school ensemble. Curricular concerns, rehearsal and conducting techniques.

Course details
Credit Hours:2-3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:2-3

ACE:

MUED863
Instrumental Literature and Conducting for School Ensembles

Prerequisites: MUSC 374

Description: Selection and evaluation of instrumental music for the school ensemble. Curricular concerns, rehearsal and conducting techniques.

Course details
Credit Hours:2-3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:2-3

ACE:

MUED873
Approaches to Middle School General MusicCrosslisted with MUED 473, TEAC 873

Prerequisites: MUED 344 or permission.

Description: For prospective new and experienced general music/middle school teachers. Characteristics of middle school students, materials, methodology, guitar and recorder techniques, and curriculum development.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC
Groups:Music Education

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

MUED881
Music in Early Childhood EducationCrosslisted with TEAC 881

Prerequisites: MUED 344 or 370 or permission

Description: Prepares the teacher of the young child (3-8 years) in the musical skills, methodology, and materials needed to carry out a successful program of music in the public and private schools, the nursery schools, and day-care centers.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

MUED886
Advanced Choral Conducting

Prerequisites: Permission

Description: Designed for the practicing choral directors. Conducting techniques for, and score preparation of, Renaissance, Baroque and twentieth-century choral literature.

Course details
Credit Hours:2-3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:2-3

ACE:

MUED890
Workshop Seminar
Course details
Credit Hours:1-12
Max credits per semester:12
Max credits per degree:12
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:1-12

ACE:

MUED893
Workshop Seminar
Course details
Credit Hours:1-12
Max credits per semester:12
Max credits per degree:12
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:1-12

ACE:

MUED896
Independent Study in Music Education

Prerequisites: Permission

Description: Individual, scholarly study designed to enable a student to pursue a selected topic in music education with the direction and guidance of a faculty member.

Course details
Credit Hours:1-6
Max credits per semester:6
Max credits per degree:6
Course Format:IND

Credit Hours:1-6

ACE:

MUED897
Student TeachingCrosslisted with MUED 497

Description: Supervised teaching experiences in schools with accompanying seminar which focuses on: teacher certification, teacher and students rights and responsibilities, proper conduct of teachers, selected legal aspects of education, methods of communicating with parents and community members, and current issues which impact education. MUED 897 does not apply towards the master of music degree.

Course details
Credit Hours:1-12
Max credits per semester:12
Max credits per degree:12
Course Format:FLD
Groups:Music Education

Credit Hours:1-12

ACE:

MUED897D
Student Teaching - Elementary MusicCrosslisted with MUED 497D

Description: Supervised teaching experiences in schools with accompanying seminar which focuses on: teacher certification, teacher and students rights and responsibilities, proper conduct of teachers, selected legal aspects of education, methods of communicating with parents and community members, and current issues which impact education. MUED 897 does not apply towards the master of music degree.

Course details
Credit Hours:1-12
Max credits per semester:12
Max credits per degree:12
Course Format:FLD
Groups:Music Education

Credit Hours:1-12

ACE:

MUED897T
Student Teaching - Secondary MusicCrosslisted with MUED 497T

Description: Supervised teaching experiences in schools with accompanying seminar which focuses on: teacher certification, teacher and students rights and responsibilities, proper conduct of teachers, selected legal aspects of education, methods of communicating with parents and community members, and current issues which impact education. MUED 897 does not apply towards the master of music degree.

Course details
Credit Hours:1-12
Max credits per semester:12
Max credits per degree:12
Course Format:FLD
Groups:Music Education

Credit Hours:1-12

ACE:

MUED898
Masters Research Project

Prerequisites: MUED 843 or permission

Description: Opportunities to design and implement a major research project with the direction and guidance of a faculty member.

Course details
Credit Hours:1-6
Max credits per semester:6
Max credits per degree:6
Course Format:IND

Credit Hours:1-6

ACE:

MUED899
Masters Thesis

Prerequisites: Admission to Master of Music Option I program and permission of major adviser

Course details
Credit Hours:1-10
Max credits per semester:10
Max credits per degree:99
Course Format:IND

Credit Hours:1-10

ACE:

MUED928
Seminar in the Curriculum and Teaching of Music

Prerequisites: Undergraduate degree in music education or permission

Description: Critical evaluation of current literature, yearbooks, research, new developments, and experiments in the curriculum and teaching of general music.

Course details
Credit Hours:2-3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:2-3

ACE:

MUED961
Current Approaches to Elementary Music EducationCrosslisted with TEAC 961

Prerequisites: Teaching experience

Description: Implementation of current programs, materials, and techniques for the improvement of music instruction in the elementary school.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

MUED980
Quantitative Research Techniques in Music

Prerequisites: EDPS 859 and Admission to Ph.D. in Music Program

Description: An in-depth examination of quantitative research designs and statistical techniques, with emphasis on their application to music research.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

MUED982
College Teaching in Music

Description: Competencies and understandings in music curriculum design and development, instructional strategies, and assessment techniques that contribute to being an effective college music instructor. MUED 982 is for graduate students in music who are preparing to teach at the college level.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

MUED987
Seminar in Music Education

Description: Intensive study of topics in music education.

Course details
Credit Hours:1-6
Max credits per semester:6
Max credits per degree:6
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:1-6

ACE:

MUED989A
Doctoral Seminar: Music Learning and Cognition

Prerequisites: Admission to Ph.D. in Music Program

Description: This course is an in-depth study of the cognitive mechanisms underlying the acquisition of musical knowledge and skills. Specific attention is given to the following, in the context of music learning: emotion and expression, self-regulation and metacognition, and sociocognitive development

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

MUED989B
Doctoral Seminar: Philosophy and Policy

Prerequisites: Admission to the Ph.D. in Music Program

Description: Philosophy guides choices within the discipline of music education and is informed by pedagogy, research, and perceptions of educators. Policy is the application of solutions and frameworks to solve problems and results from the philosophies of those articulating and defending policy. Both sides of the paradigm will be analyzed and discussed resulting in the identification of problems existing in music education, K-12 schools, higher education, and music in society at large. Solutions will be offered for such problems and policies designed and defended.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

MUED989E
Doctoral Seminar: Technology for Teaching, Research & Outreach

Prerequisites: Admission into the Ph.D. in Music Program.

Description: Advanced course in music technology presented in a seminar format which focuses on the adoption and adaptation of technology in higher education in the areas of teaching, research, and outreach within the context of music as the discipline.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

MUED989J
Doctoral Seminar: Individual Differences in Music Learning

Prerequisites: Admission to the Ph.D. in Music Program

Description: This course is an in-depth study of individual differences in music learning and development. Specific attention is given to learner variability in music learning environments in terms of ability/disability, gender, culture, and socioeconomic status. Using the framework of Universal Design for Learning, students are engaged in a process for making music learning concepts accessible in a variety of inclusive environments.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

MUED989K
Doctoral Seminar: Assessment in Music

Prerequisites: Admission to Ph.D. in Music Program

Description: An in-depth examination of the purposes, issues, trends and measurement tools of assessment in music in five major areas--aptitude, cognitive musical achievement, musical performance, creativity, and attitude (plus other affective variables) in both historical and contemporary contexts.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

MUED989L
Doctoral Seminar: Philosophy in Music

Prerequisites: Admission into PhD in Music Program

Description: An exploration of (1) central issues that any music philosophy ought to consider, (2) significant philosophical positions championed throughout history, and (3) significant music philosophers and their writings (recent past & present).

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

ACE:

MUED990
Workshop Seminar
Course details
Credit Hours:1-12
Max credits per semester:12
Max credits per degree:12
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:1-12

ACE:

MUED993
Workshop Seminar
Course details
Credit Hours:1-12
Max credits per semester:12
Max credits per degree:12
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:1-12

ACE: