Student Learning Outcomes

Master of Music in Music Education

OVERARCHING

The School of Music Master of Music/Science graduate demonstrates synthesis of designated degree-related student learning outcomes (degree-specific, overall musicianship, knowledge, and/or skill) through expertise displayed in the degree capstone experience (see student learning outcomes and capstone experiences/assessment for designated degree).

The School of Music Master of Music/Science graduate demonstrates musical expertise by displaying musicianship expected for distinctive success in the professional field.

The School of Music Master of Music/Science graduate demonstrates competency of foundational musical knowledge related to music theory, analysis, and history.

MUSIC EDUCATION

The Master of Music/Science in Music Education graduate displays synthesis and application by demonstrating changes in teaching (pedagogy) and thinking (philosophy) resulting from the coursework and experiences.

The Master of Music/Science in Music Education graduate possesses a well-considered and implemented personal philosophy of music education based upon a sound rationale for the inclusion of music education in the schools.

The Master of Music/Science in Music Education graduate has an in-depth knowledge of the historical and philosophical perspectives of music and the aesthetic/praxial experience.

The Master of Music/Science in Music Education graduate has an in-depth knowledge of learning theories.

The Master of Music/Science in Music Education graduate has an in-depth knowledge of current developments and major personalities in the field of music education as well as research and general materials associated with pedagogy and broad music topics. 

The Master of Music/Science in Music Education graduate has an in-depth knowledge of a variety of large ensemble (band, orchestra or chorus) literature and rehearsal techniques for the area of specialization, suitable for the elementary, junior high/middle school or senior high school performing group.

The Master of Music in Music/Science graduate displays the teaching qualities and dispositions of an outstanding music educator.

 

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