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M.M. Music Education - Kodály Concentration Degree Plan

School of Music

M.M. – Music Education
 Kodály Emphasis

NOTE: Students who score less than 70% on the music theory placement test will take MU 5357 Graduate Music Theory and Musicianship. Students who score less than 70% on the music history placement test will take MU 5330A History and Analysis in Music in addition to the degree requirements listed below.

Other Studies [Core] (12 credits)

   • MU 5334 Introduction to Graduate Studies in Music
   • 2 Music Literature courses (choose from MU 5310, MU 5314, MU 5315, MU 5320, MU 5340, MU 5360, MU 5375)
   • MU 5350 Musical Styles

Emphasis Courses (18 credits)

   • Kodály Level I (6 credits):
           • MU 5240 Musicianship & Sol-fa
           • MU 5141 Kodály Conducting
           • MU 5242 Kodály Pedagogy
           • MU 5143 Kodály Materials
   • Kodály Level II (6 credits):
           • MU 5244 Musicianship & Sol-fa
           • MU 5145 Kodály Conducting
           • MU 5246 Pedagogy
           • MU 5147 Materials
   • Kodály Level III (6 credits):
           • MU 5248 Musicianship & Sol-fa
           • MU 5149 Kodály Conducting
           • MU 5250 Pedagogy
           • MU 5151 Research and Retrieval

Electives (6 credits):

• MU 5355 Pedagogy of Music Theory and Comprehensive Musicianship

• MU 5365 Computing in Music
• MU 5375 Topics in Advanced Music Research and Analysis
• MU 5324 Music Curriculum & Methodology
• MU 5325 Research in Music Education I
• MU 5326 Foundations of Music Education
• MUSP 5337 Advanced Conducting

36 Credit Hours Total
Comprehensive Oral Exam


Contact: Coordinator of Graduate Studies in Music • 601 University Drive •
San Marcos • TX 78666 Graduate Degree Program: Master of Music : School of Music : Texas State University