Piano Pedagogy Course Listings

This minor can be combined with any major except music. Piano pedagogy is also available as a concentration within the music major.

Minor in piano pedagogy

22 credit hours

  • Mus 201/202, Music Theory I & II 8
  • Mus 204, Survey of Music Literature 3
  • Mus 208, Introduction to Piano Pedagogy3
  • Mus 310, Intermediate Piano Pedagogy 2
  • Applied music: Piano 6
  • Participate in or accompany a core ensemble at least four semesters NC
  • Sophomore recital or project (may be given in junior or senior year) NC

Student learning outcomes

Graduates in music will:

  1. Demonstrate growth in musicianship and artistry for excellence in music performance.
  2. Demonstrate increased skills and knowledge for quality scholarship in music.
  3. Develop expertise toward effective pedagogies and leadership in music.
  4. Integrate performance skills, aesthetic understandings and academic work toward music’s service as an instrument of peacemaking and the deepening of Christian faith.
  5. Demonstrate preparedness for a vibrant career that includes using the musical arts for a positive contribution to society.