Music Education Research Techniques
 Hours2.0 Credit, 2.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesGraduate status.
Course Outcomes: 

Course Outcomes

At the end of this course, students should be able to:

  • Identify research problems and questions.
  • Identify the appropriate research methodology to address a given problem or question.
  • Identify the standards and procedures of ethical research practices in music education.
  • Articulate the key elements of quantitative, qualitative, historical, and philosophical research designs. Also, included will be action research or research on your own teaching in your own classroom.
  • Effectively read, evaluate, and critique data and research findings particular to music education.
  • Analyze quantitative and qualitative research data.
  • Conduct research literature reviews and synthesizing the material into their own practice.
  • Access and utilize the basic music education research journals and other sources of research reports and summaries, including online sources.
  • Clearly and effectively express research and teaching ideas in writing.
  • Apply the principles of gospel teaching and learning in music research and teaching.