Music education researchers have examined relationships between gender bias and musical instrument selection, especially at the elementary level (abeles & porter 1978 harrison, 2003 harrison & o'neill, 2000 johnson & stewart, 2004 sinisel dixon, & blades-zellar, 1997 tarnowski, 1993) in 1994, zervoudakes. The impact of music education on academic achievement attendance rate, and student conduct on the 2006 senior class in one southeast virginia public school division george darryl waller dissertation submitted to the faculty at the virginia polytechnic. Specific requirements for the master of music in music education: thesis track a bachelor's degree in music or its equivalent with certification to teach music in the public schools, or significant and equivalent professional teaching experience acceptance into the music education program via the approval of a. If you choose one that really interests, you will find that you enjoy writing it, and it will seem less of a chore here is a list of excellent music education dissertation topics to help you get started the early history of music education in the united states of america music education has a long history in the united states, one that. Music-specific doctoral dissertations in musicology an international database of bibliographic records for completed dissertations and new dissertation topics in the fields of musicology, music theory, and ethnomusicology, as well as in related musical, scientific, and humanistic disciplines contains more.
The following document is a literature study on the necessity of an early start with music education in order to able to become a professional musician the document has been written as my master's thesis in musicology at the utrecht university on request of the asso- ciation européenne des conservatoires, académies de. Ma students may take 300-level classes, if approved by the music education faculty, provided that they have at least 18 credits of 400-level courses the ma in music education has two strands for the final project: (a) a thesis and oral defense (known as plan a), or (b) a comprehensive written examination. Music education in malawi: the crisis and the way forward by robert amos chanunkha a thesis submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of doctor of music (dmus) in the department of music of the school for the arts of the faculty of humanities of the university of pretoria.
Music teacher, professor, instrumental clinician, researcher, performer (soloist, ensemble or orchestral), conductor, director, composer, technologist, computer music programmer/designer, luthier/instrument designer, arts and media computing, arts event or policy management a master's degree in music will give. Aesthetic perception in music education: assessing pupils compositions thesis submitted for the degree of doctor of philosophy at the university of leicester by elizabeth jane mellor homerton college, cambridge july 1999.
For several decades music educators have proposed that the study of music has a significant impact on student academic achievement, attendance rates, and student conduct in an era of higher student and teacher accountability, increasing budget cuts, the federal no child left behind act (nclb), and. Mm in music education program advisor: michele kaschub, [email protected] edu the music education program is designed to be completed in three summers with the exception of the seminar in music history and seminar in music theory, which will be offered as evening courses during the academic year there is no. The purpose of doctoral study in music education at kent state is to integrate teaching, theory, and research in inquiry about music teaching and learning three letters of professional and pedagogical reference (past work and future potential) scholarly writing sample of related discipline (thesis or chapter, article,.
The master of music in music education has two non-certification options consisting of the research-based research thesis/project option for fully-certified music teachers who are seeking professionalization, and our newly created community music option which serves to broaden the definition of music education to. Arms gilbert, linda the effects of computer-assisted keyboard instruction on meter discrimination and rhythm discrimination of general music education students in the elementary school phd thesis, tennessee state university view abstract add to collection.