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Sinclair College

MUS 1109 Introduction to Music Education

Aspects of professional music teaching and pedagogy including teaching methodologies and philosophies; elements of learning and teaching; variety of professional organizations and their resources will be introduced.

Division: Liberal Arts, Communication and Social Sciences
Department: Music
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: No

Prereqs: ENG 1201 


  • Demonstrate knowledge of the publications, websites, conferences and events of the various organizations for music education.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the different teaching methodologies for Music Education including those developed by Kodaly, Gordon, Suzuki, Orff, and Dalcroze.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the history of American Music Education including the legal basis of the American education system.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the nine national standards for music education as published by the National Association for Music Education.

Credit Hours: 2

Classroom Hours: 2