Fine & Performing Arts Music Education

Majors in Music Education (BME) will be able to:

  1. Understand the role of music in the physical, cognitive, social and emotional development of children and adolescents.
  2. Integrate into instruction a variety of musical styles including classical, jazz, popular, and world music.
  3. Acquire effective teacher characteristics in terms of rapport with students, verbal instruction, and nonverbal communication.
  4. Detect errors in musical performance and devise effective strategies to correct them.
  5. Build a repertoire of classroom management techniques to use in any music teaching situation.
  6. Teach with engaging classroom activities and sound rehearsal techniques.
  7. Develop curricula and plan for instruction in P-12 settings.
  8. Use assessment appropriately in various educational settings.


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