Faculty of Education

COURSES IN MUSIC EDUCATION

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P: Courses for students on the PRIMARY Programme
E: Courses for students on the ELEMENTARY Programme
S: Courses for students on SECONDARY Programme
V: Courses for students on the VOCATIONAL EDUCATION Programme
I: Courses for students on the TECHNOLOGY EDUCATION Programme
T: Courses for students on the T.E.P.L. Diploma Programme
A: Courses for students on the Diploma in ADULT TEACHER EDUCATION Programme
ME: Course for students on the Music Education Programme
PS: Courses for students on the POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION PROGRAMMES.
SE: Courses for students on the SPECIAL EDUCATION Programme.
NPE: Courses for students on the NATIVE AND NORTHERN Teacher Education Programme - Primary/Elementary route.
NS: Courses for students on the NATIVE AND NORTHERN Teacher Education Programme - Secondary route.
TL: Courses for students on the TeleLearning and Rural School Teaching Programme

In order to ascertain which courses are appropriate for the Bachelor of Music Education degree programme and the semesters in which specific courses will be offered, students should check with the Office of Student Services.

2510. Elementary School Music Methods (ME). A course designed to introduce students to current philosophies and methodologies in the field of elementary classroom music. Students will examine materials currently available and be encouraged to develop and create their own. Emphasis will be on learning to evaluate materials as to suitability for musical concepts, class organizations, etc.
Lectures: Three hours per week.
NOTE: This course may be used to replace Education 3180 in the requirements for the former degree regulations. Credit for both Education 3180 and 2510 cannot be obtained.

2520. Voice and Choral Methods (ME). Current pedagogical practices, procedures and materials for use with all levels of school choirs. In addition, this course will examine the anatomy and physiology of the changing voice as a basis for proper vocal development in the classroom setting.
Lectures: Three hours per week.
NOTE: This course may be used to replace Education 3830 in the requirements for the former degree regulations. Credit for both Education 3830 and 2520 cannot be obtained.

2530. Primary School Music Methods (ME). Current pedagogical practices, procedures and materials for use in the Primary School music programme. The focus of this course will be on the Kodaly Method.
Lectures: Three hours per week.
NOTE: This course may be used to replace Education 3815 in the requirements for the former degree regulations. Credit for both Education 3815 and 2530 cannot be obtained.

3130. Music in the Primary Grades (P). (See course description in Education Courses Section.)

3160. Basic Music in the Elementary Grades (E). (See course description in Education Courses Section.)

3180. Practical Music in the Classroom (P,E). (See course description in Education Courses Section.)

3190. General Classroom Music (P,E). (See course description in Education Courses Section.)

3815. Practicum in Kodaly I (P,E). An intensive practical course in the application of the pedagogical principles and materials of Zoltan Kodaly in the classroom.

3915. Practicum in Kodaly II (P,E). An intensive practical course in the application of the pedagogical principles and advanced materials of Zoltan Kodaly in the classroom.

3920. Instrumental Teaching Methods (ME). Current pedagogical practices, procedures and materials for teaching brass, woodwinds, and percussion in the classroom.
Lectures: Three hours per week plus laboratory.
NOTE: This course may be used to replace Education 3820 in the requirements for the former degree regulations. Credit for both Education 3820 and 3920 cannot be obtained.

3925. Secondary School Music Methods (ME). Current pedagogical practices, procedures and materials for teaching Music in the secondary schools.
Lectures: Three hours per week.
NOTE: This course may be used to replace Education 3930 in the requirements for the former degree regulations. Credit for both Education 3930 and 3925 cannot be obtained.

403X. Internship in Music Education (ME). (Equivalent to 15 credit hours in Education). One-semester internship in three rotating in-school segments wherever possible, to permit student teaching experiences in choral, classroom and instrumental teaching situations in the primary, elementary and secondary schools.
NOTES: 1) Credit may not be obtained for both Education 403X and Education 401X or the former Education 302X.
2) Students completing Education 403X are advised that they may not be placed in their first district of choice and may be assigned to another Provincial school district.

4800. Laboratory Band (MUNLAB BAND) (E). A laboratory course designed to provide practical band experience and methodology. A study will be made of materials and methods available for continued development of band instruments in the classroom.

4810. Advanced Elementary Music Education Methods (E). Advanced methods and materials for teaching Music in Kindergarten to 6.

4820. Advanced Secondary School Music Education Methods (ME). Advanced methods and materials for teaching Music education (theory, general Music, and chorus), Grades 7-11.

4830. Music Education Seminar (ME). A detailed examination of the foundations of Music education common to all levels and types of school Music. Topics include curriculum development, evaluation, psychology and philosophy of Music education and the Music teacher's administrative responsibilities.
Lectures: Three hours per week.
NOTE: This course may be used for credit under Regulation 2A (h) or Regulation 2B (f) of the former degree regulations.

4835. Orchestra Methods (ME). Current pedagogical practices, procedures and materials for school string programmes.
Lectures: Three hours per week.
NOTE: This course may be used to replace Education 3870 in the requirements for the former degree regulations. Credit may not be obtained for both Education 3870 and Education 4835.

4840. Advanced Band Methods (ME). Advanced pedagogical practices, procedures and materials for the development and management of the school instrumental programmes.
Lectures: Three hours per week.
NOTE: This course may be used for credit under Regulation 2A (h) or Regulation 2B (f) of the former degree regulations.

4845. Pre-school Music Education (ME). A course designed to provide students with a working knowledge of materials, equipment, and basic skills which are effective in teaching Music to young children.
Lectures: Three hours per week.
NOTE: This course may be used to replace Education 3900 in the requirements for the former degree regulations. Credit for both Education 3900 and Education 4845 cannot be obtained.

4850. Advanced Primary School Music Methods (ME). Advanced pedagogical practices, procedures and materials for the primary school Music programme.
Lectures: Three hours per week.
NOTE: This course may be used to replace Education 3915 in the requirements for the former degree regulations. Credit for both Education 3915 and Education 4850 cannot be obtained.

4855. Advanced Elementary School Music Methods (ME). A course designed to examine advanced methods and materials for teaching Music in the elementary school. Emphasis will be on developing a methodology suited to the individual teacher.
Lectures: Three hours per week.
NOTE: This course may be used to replace Education 4810 in the requirements for the former degree regulations. Credit for both Education 4810 and Education 4855 cannot be obtained.

4860. Advanced Secondary School Music Methods (ME). Advanced pedagogical practices, procedures and materials for the secondary school Music programme.
Lectures: Three hours per week.
NOTE: This course may be used to replace Education 4820 in the requirements for the former degree regulations. Credit for both Education 4820 and Education 4860 cannot be obtained.


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