MUS-4420 Seminar in Professional Preparation for Music Education

2 credits

Prerequisite: MUS-2250, MUS-2101,MUS-2102,MUS-3310 Band Methods, MUS-3270, MUS-3271, and MUS-3215 .

This course is designed as a pre-service forum for issues, experiences, problems, and questions that may arise during the student's student teaching internship. The course is designed as the final course in the music education sequence. Students will also complete their portfolio requirements in preparation for certification, assemble job application packets, and experience mock interviews. Students must be collegiate members of the professional organization "MENC," read articles in its professional journal, and attend the annual Vermont Music Educators Conference. Field observations in area schools are required.