|Choral Techniques 1|
|CHORAL TECH 1|
|CLASS CODE:||MUSIC 376A||CREDITS: 3|
|DIVISION:||PERFORMING AND VISUAL ARTS|
|GENERAL EDUCATION:||This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.|
|DESCRIPTION:||A one-semester course for development of classroom management, rehearsal, and performance skills for the choral ensemble.|
|CONTENT AND TOPICS:||Classroom management in the public schools, rehearsal strategies, advanced choral conducting, and sound production of the choral ensemble.|
|GOALS AND OBJECTIVES:||1. Relate textbook reading to future teaching application.
2. Consider the ideas of content-related scholarship.
3. Produce a professional portfolio.
4. Understand the value of music education and methods used in teaching.
|REQUIREMENTS:||Students will be required to attend class regularly, work in small groups to prepare presentations, participate in three out-of-class observation experiences, and demonstrate knowledge and skill through written, oral, and conducting exams.|
|PREREQUISITES:||Students must be a Bachelor of Arts: Secondary Education Music - Choral major and have successfully completed the first two-year recommended sequence of that major. In some cases, other music students may participate with the permisison of the instructor.|
|EFFECTIVE DATE:||August 2003|