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Program Curriculum

Requirements for the Master of Science in Music Education (MSE.EUS) are currently undergoing revisions to reduce the number of courses required and raise individual course credit from two to three semester hours. Please contact Dr. Linda Hartley for the most up-to-date curriculum information.

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Core Education Requirements

12-13 Total Hours



EDT 500, Models of Teaching. 3 sem. hrs.

May substitute EDA 510.



EDT 502, Philosophy or Education. 3 sem. hrs.

OR

EDT 503, History of Education. 3 sem. hrs.


EDT 660, Introduction to Educational Research. 3 sem. hrs.


May substitute EDA 551.

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Option A: Thesis

EDT 662, Thesis. 2 sem. hrs.

Prerequisite: EDT 660.



EDT 663, Thesis. 2 sem. hrs.

Prerequisite: EDT 662.

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Option B: Most commonly selected option

EDT 667, Educational Research Seminar. 3 sem. hrs.
Prerequisite: EDT 660.

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Music Education Concentration Requirements

12 Total Hours

MUS 501, Graduate Seminar in Musicology. 2 sem. hrs.



MUS 503, Teaching World Music. 2 sem. hrs.




MUS 511, Music Theory, Analysis & Technology. 2 sem. hrs.




MUS 531, Foundations & Current Issues in Music Education. 2 sem. hrs.


MUS 544, Advanced Techniques for Classroom Music. 2 sem. hrs.

OR

MUS 545, Advanced Choral Conducting & Rehearsal Techniques. 2 sem. hrs.

OR

MUS 546, Advanced Instrumental Conducting & Rehearsal Techniques. 2 sem. hrs.




MUS 535, Literature and Resources for Classroom Music. 1 sem. hr.

OR
MUS 536, Literature and Resources for the Choral Ensemble. 1 sem. hr.

OR
MUS 537, Literature and Resources for the Instrumental Ensemble. 1 sem. hr.




MUS 599, Graduate Performance Studies (lessons, ensembles). 1 sem. hr.


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Electives (MUS, EDT, EDW, or EDA)

6 Total Hours

MUS 560, Music Education Workshops. 6 sem. hrs.
AND/OR
EDT/EDW/EDA, Professional Education Courses/Worships.

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Other Electives

MUS 505, Teaching Music with Technology I. 2 sem. hrs.

MUS 506, Teaching Music with Technology II. 2 sem. hrs.

MUS 581, Improvisation in the School Music Curriculum. 2 sem. hrs.

EDA courses are also offered at Columbus North and Capital University campuses. Contact the Teacher Education office at 937-229-3346 for more information.

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