Music Classroom Methods and Materials

ME-212
Credits: 
2
Prerequisites: 
ME-211
Electable by: 
MUED and PROM majors
Required of: 
MUED majors
Semesters Offered: 
Fall, Spring
Location: 
Boston Campus
Courses may not be offered at the listed location(s) each semester. Consult my.berklee.edu for specific term availability.

This course will explore the educational philosophies, classroom methods, and materials associated with the predominant techniques (Dalcroze, Orff, Kodály, Suzuki, and Gordon) used in classroom music instruction in the United States. Students learn instructional philosophies for music education as well as techniques for developing music skills through select approaches unique to each philosophy. These techniques will be used in planning for instrumental and vocal instruction, and general music activities with special emphasis on singing, moving, and playing recorder and classroom instruments.

 

Department: 
MUED
Course chair: 
Cecil Adderley
Taught By