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Faith Builders Educational Programs, Inc. | Evaluated Learning Experience
Beginning Choral Conducting MUS 320
Formerly Beginning Choral Conducting MUS 320 (MUS 320); Beginning Choral Conducting
Version 1 and 2: 15 hours (5 weeks).
Faith Builders Educational Programs, 28527 Guys Mills Road, Guys Mills, PA.
Version 1: July 2001 - February 2009. Version 2: March 2009 - Present.
Instructional delivery format:
Traditional classroom model
Version 1 and 2: Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: demonstrate a basic understanding of conducting technique; demonstrate a basic knowledge of choral procedures; and rehearse a song with a choral group using the knowledge and skills learned throughout the course.
Version 1 and 2: Major topics covered in the course are: conducting patterns, vocal considerations, score preparation, tempo fluctuation, left hand, diction, dynamics, starting between beats, tempo changes, articulations, discipline and planning the rehearsal. Methods of instruction include lecture and discussion and lab critique. Evaluation criteria includes exams, presentations, and observations.
Version 1: In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category OR in the upper division baccalaureate degree category, 1 semester hour in Beginning Choral Conducting (12/03) (4/07). Version 2: In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 1 semester hour in Beginning Choral Conducting (11/10) (10/15 revalidation) (10/20 revalidation).