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Music, BME

Student Outcomes

Assessment of Student Outcomes

Outcome AA Keyboard Musicianship Proficiency

Students will demonstrate basic keyboard musicianship proficiency commensurate with their required level of coursework.
Objective 41 Students will be able to analyze melodies for harmonic content and harmonize these at the keyboard.
Objective 42 Students will be able to perform all major and minor scales and arpeggios with two hands.

Outcome AE Secondary Instrument Proficiency

Students will demonstrate basic proficiency on secondary brass, woodwind, string, and percussion instruments.
Objective 43 Students will be able to demonstrate the ability to play woodwind instruments at the level of a beginner who has had one year of instruction.
Objective 44 Students will be able to demonstrate the ability to play brass instruments at the level of a beginner who has had one year of instruction.
Objective 45 Students will be able to demonstrate the ability to play string instruments at the level of a beginner who has had one year of instruction.
Objective 46 Students will be able to demonstrate the ability to play percussion instruments at the level of a beginner who has had one year of instruction.

Outcome O Musical leadership

Students will demonstrate effective musical leadership.
Objective 7 Students will be able to demonstrate their conducting proficiency on their conducting final exam.

Measure 1

2018 Status
Achieved
The target was met. 100% of students achieved a grade of C or higher on the conducting final exam.

Objective 8 Students will be able to demonstrate effective rehearsal techniques during their teacher assisting and student teaching placements.

Measure 1

2018 Status
Achieved
100% of students demonstrated rehearsal effectiveness during teacher assisting and student teaching.

Outcome P Pedagogical materials

Students will create, analyze, and compile appropriate pedagogical materials.
Objective 10 Students will be able to create and implement a conceptual unit of 10 lesson plans for teacher assisting.

Measure 1

2018 Status
Achieved
100% of students in EDI 331 passed the unit plan with a score of B or higher. Target has been met.

Objective 9 Students will be able to create a pedagogical unit plan for secondary music education.

Measure 1

2018 Status
Achieved
With 94% of students receiving a B or higher, we have surpassed our threshold, but have not met the target of 100%.

Outcome Q Performing skills

Students will demonstrate their skills as successful solo and ensemble performers.
Objective 47 BME students will be able to perform a recital in fulfillment of their degree requirements during their fourth year of applied music instruction.

Outcome V Reflective Practitioners

Students will reflect on the role of music in the context of education and on their individual teaching experiences.
Objective 19 Students will be able to reflect on their teaching experiences with thoughtfulness and accuracy.

Measure 1

2018 Status
Achieved
100% of students in EDI 331 and EDI 432 participated in the discussion board posts.

Objective 20 Students will be able to articulate their personal philosophies of music in the context of education.

Measure 1

2018 Status
Achieved
100% of BME students in EDI 331 received a grade of B or higher on their philosophy statements.