This course is designed to provide music students seeking teacher certification the opportunity to explore the principles of problem solving which underlie the educational, philosophical and psychological rationale for teaching music. Musical strategies that encourage divergent and analytical thinking are explored for their potential in establishing a framework for musical learning at all levels. Classroom observations (20 hours) and lesson demonstrations are required.
Prerequisite(s)/Course Notes: There is a $10 materials fee. This course is not for elementary/secondary classroom teacher.