MUS3194 Teaching General Music

An introduction to the methods of teaching general music and singing to school children, with particular focus on the implementation of developmentally appropriate educational practices, instructional strategies, and curricular content. Special emphasis on preparing young people to sing, including physical and anatomical considerations as well as respiration, phonation, resonance, diction and expression. Requires 15 hours of observation and interview of school personnel. Prerequisite: MUS 2864. IV