Jun 22, 2024  
2023-2024 University Catalog 
2023-2024 University Catalog

MUED 595 Field Experience I

1 credit 30.0 hours
500 level graduate course

An integral component of music education studies, as outlined by the Pennsylvania Department of
Education for pre-service teachers, is to engage in fieldwork studies with certified teaching
professionals. Music Education Field Experience I is a mandatory fieldwork experience for music
education students focused on classroom observation. Twenty hours of observation in
instrumental, vocal or general music classrooms is required. An observation journal reflective of
teaching and learning strategies observed, interviews with faculty, and conclusions drawn
upon the fieldwork experience are essential components of the course. Students enrolled in
this course will also meet once per week with the faculty of record for the course at UARTS to
discuss instructional and learning strategies observed. This course requires for students to
have Pennsylvania Teaching Clearances, and to be placed by the Music Education Division at The
University of the Arts in a school with a certified music educator.

This course is not repeatable for credit.
This course may not be audited.
This course cannot be taken pass/fail.