CHILD DEVELOPMENT - MUSIC AND MOVEMENT EDUCATION FOR YOUNG CHILDREN (12 Units) ( Official )
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CHILD DEVELOPMENT - MUSIC AND MOVEMENT EDUCATION FOR YOUNG CHILDREN (12 Units) ( Official )

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Program Type: Occupational Skills Certificate

Division: Social Sciences

Program Description:
The program offers extensive hands-on training in music and movement education targeted specifically for early childhood (birth to eight years old). Participants learn a comprehensive body of musical activities and games in four areas singing, movement, playing instruments and listening. Students practice effective teaching techniques, explore the musical development of young children, and become acquainted with invaluable, state-of-the-art teaching materials. This certificate prepares students to teach music and movement in preschools, childcare centers, primary classrooms and private studios.

An Occupational Skills Certificate is awarded upon completion of all required courses with a grade of C or better.

Effective academic year: 2008-2009

Required Units in the Major:    12

Required Courses
  MUSC 030 - MUSIC FOR EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION (3.0 units)
  OR
  MUSC 130 - MUSIC EDUCATION FOR YOUNG CHILDREN (3.0 units)
  &
  MUSC 131 - MULTICULTURAL MUSIC MATERIALS FOR YOUNG CHILDREN (3.0 units)
  &
  MUSC 134 - MUSIC DEVELOPMENT & ASSESSMENT FOR YOUNG CHILDREN (3.0 units)
  &
  MUSC 135 - CURRICULUM APPLICATIONS OF MUSIC IN EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUC. (3.0 units)

Required Electives (0 Units)

None

Recommended Electives
  DANC 025 - MOVEMENT FOR CHILD DEVELOPMENT (2.0 units)
  OR
  KINT 027C - EARLY CHILDHOOD PHYSICAL EDUCATION (2.0 units)