Undergraduate Minor - Minor in Piano Pedagogy

Program:
Minor in Piano Pedagogy
Program Code:
7342 Piano Pedagogy
Program Level:
Undergraduate
Award Type:
Minor Undergraduate
Start Term:
FS15


Excerpt from the official Academic Programs Catalog:

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Students must consult their advisors to learn which specific requirements apply to their degree programs.
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College of Music

Undergraduate Programs

Minor in Piano Pedagogy

A Minor in Piano Pedagogy  is available as an elective to students who are enrolled in the Bachelor of Music degree program with a major in music performance and with piano as their performance area.  This minor is designed to train students in the fundamentals of piano teaching and performance. An audition is required for admission. Private lessons are based on the availability of teaching capacity.

Requirements for the Minor in Piano Pedagogy

                   
1. All of the following courses (15 credits):      
  MUS 177 Introduction to Music Education 2
  MUS 346 Keyboard Methods and Literature I 2
  MUS 347 Keyboard Methods and Literature II 2
  MUS 448 Advanced Keyboard Methods and Literature I 2
  MUS 449 Advanced Keyboard Methods and Literature II 2
  MUS 465 Music in Early Childhood     2
  MUS 467 Teaching General Music in the Elementary School 3


 

 


Degree Requirements from Degree Navigator.

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Piano Pedagogy, MNUN (7342)

Required Credits: 15    Program Version: FS15

Requirement 1: Minor - Piano Pedagogy - Introduction to Music Education
Minor - Piano Pedagogy - Introduction to Music Education: 1 course from MUS177

Requirement 2: Minor - Piano Pedagogy - Keyboard Methods and Literature I
Minor - Piano Pedagogy - Keyboard Methods and Literature I: 1 course from MUS346

Requirement 3: Minor - Piano Pedagogy - Keyboard Methods and Literature II
Minor - Piano Pedagogy - Keyboard Methods and Literature II: 1 course from MUS347

Requirement 4: Minor - Piano Pedagogy - Advanced Keyboard Methods and Literature I
Minor - Piano Pedagogy - Advanced Keyboard Methods and Literature I: 1 course from MUS448

Requirement 5: Minor - Piano Pedagogy - Advanced Keyboard Methods and Literature II
Minor - Piano Pedagogy - Advanced Keyboard Methods and Literature II: 1 course from MUS449

Requirement 6: Minor - Piano Pedagogy - Music in Early Childhood
Minor - Piano Pedagogy - Music in Early Childhood: 1 course from MUS465

Requirement 7: Minor - Piano Pedagogy - Teaching General Music in the Elementary School
Minor - Piano Pedagogy - Teaching General Music in the Elementary School: 1 course from MUS467

Requirement 8
15 credits required to complete this degreeThe specified coursework in this program may not equal this total. The difference must be made up of open options which must be acceptable within the limits of this program. In cases of doubt, please consult an academic advisor.