Music and Movement in Early Childhood Education
This online course covers how to plan and lead developmentally appropriate music activities for young children and how to incorporate music in your curriculum.
What you can learn.
- Incorporate music and music activities for young children in your curriculum
- Learn how to plan and lead developmentally appropriate music activities for young children
- Design and implement classical, jazz, and multicultural music in the curriculum
About this course:Instruction covers how to plan and lead developmentally appropriate music activities for young children. Students participate in rhythm, song, instrument, and movement activities that enhance children's participation in group "circle time" and independent music play experiences. Teaching strategies, environments, and material sources are explored through discussion and demonstration. Students may be required to observe young children. Applies toward Title 22 Regulations and Title 5 Child Development Permits; elective course for both Basic and/or Advanced Core Certificates. Letter grade of C or better required for California ECE Permits.
Spring 2020 Schedule
These courses are fully online and have no regular meeting times.
These courses meet regularly and are fully online. Click “See Details” below for more information.
Please note this is the Spanish version of the course. Internet access required. Materials required.
Please note, this section of this course, which is traditionally offered on-ground, is being offered only online due to UCLA's temporary migration off-ground, regarding the COVID-19 virus. Access to a computer is required.