Teaching With a Multicultural Perspective

ME-341
Credits: 
2
Prerequisites: 
None
Electable by: 
All
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 enables students to experience music of diverse cultures. Students gain the skills they need to develop their own multicultural music resources. Students analyze characteristics of art and folk music, with special focus on instrumentation and the cultural setting. Students also explore resources for classroom and performing ensembles. Students learn the sounds of the various cultures, including diverse languages, and learn strategies to apply this knowledge in the classroom.

 

Department: 
MUED
Course chair: 
Cecil Adderley