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Education Courses

Course No Title Credits Prereq Coreq
SEDF 703 Social Foundations of Adolescent Education
(45 hrs fieldwork)
3

SEDF 704 Adolescent Development, Grades 7-12
(30 hrs + 36 hrs fieldwork)
2


SEDF 705 Educational Psychology: Applications to
Adolescent Education (30 hrs + 36 hrs fieldwork)
2 SEDF 704
SEDF 706 Assessment of Teaching and Learning in
Adolescent Education (30 hrs + Lab)
2 SEDF 705 MUSED 678
or SEDC 756
or SEDC 776
SPED 708 Teaching Students with Special Needs in Inclusive Settings 3    
SEDC 710 Building the Foundations of Literacy in
Adolescent Education (45 hrs)
3

MUSED 677 Methods of Teaching Instrumental Music in
Grades pre-K–12 (45 hrs plus 18 hours of
fieldwork)
2
SEDF 704 or
SEDF 704
SEDC 720 Adolescent Health and Safety (15 hrs)
1

MUSED 678
Methods of Teaching Vocal and General Music in Grades pre-K-12 (45 hours plus 18 hours of fieldwork)
2
MUSED 677






Take Either


SEDC 756
Student Teaching in Music, Pre-K-12 (60 days 30 hours of seminar plus workshops and conferences
5
MUSED 678
Or
SEDC 776.10
Practicum in Music, Grades Pre-K-6 (30 hrs + conferences)
2
MUSED 678
Plus
SEDC 776.20
Practicum in Music, Grades 7-12
(30 hrs + conferences)

2
MUSED 678





Music Department Courses

Course No Title Credits Prereq
MUS 641*
Strings
1

MUS 643*
Woodwinds
1

MUS 645*
Brass
1

MUS 647*
Percussion
1

MUS 649*
Piano Skills for Teachers
1

MUS 651
Conducting
1

MUS 712
Advanced Study in Musical Theory 1
3
4 sem und. mus. theory
courses
MUS 751 Advanced Study in Musical History 1
 3
MUS 752  Advanced Studies in Music History 2  3
MUS 779 World Music Education  3
Music
electives
 Courses chosen in consultation with graduate
adviser.
 3





Take Either


MUS 725
Advanced Study in Musical Theory 2
3
MUS 724 or perm. instr.

OR


MUS 753
Transcription and Analysis in Ethnomusicology
3






Culminating Experiences



Professional teaching portfolio
School of Education
Total Credits for Master's Degree 45-46 credits

* Students who have studied these subjects at the undergraduate level may be exempted from these requirements.
** Please note that students admitted to the program must take a proficiency examination during the first two semesters of matriculation in order to remain in the program. This examination will test competence in music theory, music history and literature and applied skills. Deficiencies revealed by the proficiency examination must be made up by studying the relevant subject matter and passing a reexamination. The proficiency examination requirement must be fulfilled before a student may proceed beyond 18 credits.

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