MUE 4332: Teaching Secondary Instrumental Music
Course Description for Teaching Secondary Instrumental Music
Teaching Secondary Instrumental Music
Prerequisite: MUT2117 AND MUG3104 AND MUE3392 AND MVK2122 AND MUT2241
Description: This course focuses on directing, organizing, developing, and maintaining quality instrumental music programs at the secondary level. Topics include conducting, band and orchestra literature, rehearsal skills, recruitment and retention, and a balanced approach to inclusion of Florida and National standards in the classroom. Includes field experience component in public schools. Student schedules must accommodate field experiences on Thursdays within the time frame of 7:00 am and 4:30 pm. This course is offered every spring term. Students must have passing scores on all portions of the Florida Department of Education General Knowledge Exam.