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Piano Pedagogy 1A
PIANO PEDAG 1A
CLASS CODE: MUSIC 265A CREDITS:  1 - 3
DIVISION: PERFORMING AND VISUAL ARTS
DEPARTMENT: MUSIC
GENERAL EDUCATION: This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.

DESCRIPTION: This class emphasizes practical teaching experience in both private and group situations. Students will teach average-age beginning students. The course is designed primarily for piano majors. However, any student meeting the course prerequisite is welcome. Grades are prorated accordingly.
TAUGHT: Fall, Summer
CONTENT AND TOPICS: In preparation for practicum teaching students will attend lectures on topics which will include piano systems/methods, business practices, basic principles of music education, and pedagogical approaches.
GOALS AND OBJECTIVES: Organize a professional studio in preparation for independent piano teaching.
REQUIREMENTS: Attend all class periods, complete assignments and examinations as scheduled.
PREREQUISITES: Designed primarily for piano pedagogy majors, students enrolled in the course should have a performance competency level that will enable them to adequately participate both in performance and basic theoretical analysis of the music. The course is open to non-majors with an interest in teaching in the home.
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EFFECTIVE DATE: August 2004