NYU Steinhardt

Psychology of Music Education

  • Course Number: MPAME-GE 2061
  • Hours: 30
  • Units: 3
  • Description: This course analyzes a wide range of published research on relationships between music education & (1) behaviorism, (2) cognitive development thoery, (3) constructivism, (4) humanism, (5) human consciousness studies, (6) self-identity formation, (7) motivation theory, & (8) tests of musical intelligence & achievement. Music education contributes importantly to this dialectical exchange among competing & complementary theories.
  • Old Course Number: E85.2061