Adaptive Music, Certificate

(Code 950-605) 

The Department of Special Education and Inclusive Practices offers a certificate program for music education majors to add Adaptive Music certification for grades PK-12.  Students who add this certificate to their existing program will become more marketable and attractive to future employers.  Further, this certificate will allow students to become better trained and prepared to meet the needs of a diverse PK-12 population. Current and future music educators will learn to create and lead developmentally appropriate content based on the needs of their students.  Finally, this certificate encompasses the requirements for the Department of Public Instruction (DPI) certification in Adaptive Education.

Students must earn a B- or better in all courses
Required courses:8
MUED 300Adaptive Music2
SPED 306Behavior Management3
SPED 472Student Teaching in Special Education3
Choose one: (2-3 credits)
Introduction to Diverse Learners
Inclusive Practices for Secondary Educators
Inclusive Practices for Elementary Educators
Choose one: (3 credits)
Introduction to Intellectual Disabilities
Introduction to Specific Learning Disabilities
Introduction to Emotional/Behavioral Disabilities