Master of Music Education
Academic Program
Master of Music Education
The purpose of the Heidelberg MME degree is to develop graduates who are excellent musicians, teachers, and leaders within the music education community.

The mission of the Master of Music Education degree at Heidelberg University is:

  1. to enable students to enhance their competence as music teachers by increasing their knowledge in music content, pedagogy, and understanding of the learning process;
  2. to produce graduates who base their philosophies and pedagogies upon research and critical thinking;
  3. to produce leaders in music education through their teaching, service to the profession, and by enhancing the learning of students in their charge.

The purpose of the Heidelberg MME degree is to develop graduates who are excellent musicians, teachers, and leaders within the music education community. The program is designed to develop experienced and knowledgeable teachers of music who consistently display the highest values of music making and teaching in their classrooms, ensembles, and studios.

The program is designed to develop experienced elementary and secondary school teachers who are recognized as master teachers because of their advanced knowledge and skills and their deep commitment to responsible professionalism.

Course Rotation

Summer 2017

Core Courses - MUS 522 – Graduate Theory Seminar MUS 563 – Music Teaching and Learning MUS 574 – Curriculum Design in Music Education MUS 547 – Graduate History Review    

Elective Courses - MUS 525 – Applied Instruction MUS 530 – Sociology in Music Education MUS 560 – Special Topics in Music Education (workshops to be announced) MUS 595 – Directed Readings in Music Education MUS 596 – Independent Study MUS 598 – Capstone in Music Education MUS 599 – Thesis EDU and COU electives also available

Summer 2018

Core Courses - MUS 502 – Research in Music Education MUS 573 – Philosophy of Music Education MUS 548 – Graduate History Seminar MUS 521- Graduate Theory Review    

Electives - MUS 503 – Creativity and Madness MUS 515 – Technology for Music Educators MUS 525 – Applied Instruction MUS 560 – Special Topics in Music Education A: Choral Methods B. Jazz Workshop C. Piano Pedagogy MUS 595 – Directed Readings in Music Education MUS 596 – Independent Study MUS 598 – Capstone in Music Education MUS 599 – Thesis Electives also available in Education and Counseling

Summer 2019

Core Courses- MUS 522 – Graduate Theory Seminar MUS 563 – Music Teaching and Learning MUS 574 – Curriculum Design in Music Education MUS 547 – Graduate History Review   

Electives -MUS 525 – Applied Instruction MUS 530 – Sociology in Music Education MUS 560 – Special Topics in Music Education (workshops to be announced) MUS 595 – Directed Readings in Music Education MUS 596 – Independent Study MUS 598 – Capstone in Music Education MUS 599 – Thesis EDU and COU electives also available

Contact Information

Brenneman Music Hall
Tiffin, OH 44883

419-448-2073
Hours

Mon - Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm

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