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Course Description

Music - MUSIC 243

Practice Teaching and Practicum in Piano Teaching 3 (1-1) 2 Cr. Hrs.

Course Description

Piano teachers will learn to create and present effective lesson plans that include repertoire, theory concepts, rhythm, tone, touch and hand position through the third semester of piano study. Students will have the opportunity to observe other teachers and students, as well as to teach late intermediate to early advanced piano students in the Schoolcraft Piano Academy and in the community.

Prerequisites

(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)

Course Competencies

Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Teach lessons for late intermediate to early advanced piano study.
  • Create lesson plans for late intermediate to early advanced piano lessons.
  • Demonstrate effective timing in a late intermediate to early advanced piano lesson.
  • Identify appropriate repertoire for late intermediate to early advanced piano study.
  • Construct late intermediate to early advanced lesson plans that include theory concepts, rhythm, tone, touch and hand position.
  • Critique video recordings of one's own teaching of the late intermediate to early advanced student.

Course Schedule

 CourseSectionCourse TitleModeCredit HoursInstructorsFeeSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusDays-Time-Room

Fall; 2017; MUSIC; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 8/28/2017

 243148149Prac Teach Piano 3 2Ascheri G$37.0010/10/0OpenR  01:00 PM-02:54 PM F420