The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

MUSI 2313 Introduction to the Music Teaching Profession

This course will examine the different aspects involved in teaching music as it relates to the historical, philosophical and social foundations of music education. Additionally, students will draft a philosophy of teaching, participate in advocacy and outreach, begin a digital portfolio, participate in observing off campus teaching, and participate in group presentations. This course will also survey the rules, regulations, and competition of the U.I.L. (University Interscholastic league) and TEKS.




Required of all Music Education Majors; substitute for College of Education Course

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Standard Letter (A-F)

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