EDC 718: Developing Music Appreciation in Early Childhood Settings, Birth to Grade 2.
3 hours, 3 credits. Exploration of ways in which infants, toddlers, young children and young children who are learning English as a second language, and young children with special needs learn to appreciate and create music in family, early care, and school settings. Approaches to music development, assessment, and instructional strategies, including use of media and technology within an integrated curriculum that meets national and State Standards and the needs of children with disabilities. The course requires visits to early childhood settings with diverse populations, action research, and the development of an academic portfolio. Ten hours of fieldwork required. PREREQ: EDC 721, EDC 722.
Last modified: 3/10/2015