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The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Intermediate Piano Pedagogy program is for pianists who want to teach intermediate piano students. Classes offered include learning various methods, techniques, repertoire, skills, style and musicianship necessary to teach piano effectively.
Important information you’ll need when applying to MCC:
- Academic Career
- Degree/Certificate Type
- Career and Technical Certificate
- Academic Plan
- Intermediate Piano Pedagogy (CCL)
- Academic Plan Code
- Total Credits Required
- Catalog Year
Certificate of Completion in Beginning Piano Pedagogy (5743)
Course Sequence by Term
The following is the suggested course sequence by term. Please keep in mind:
- The course sequence is laid out by suggested term and may be affected when students enter the program at different times of the year.
- Initial course placement is determined by placement tests and completion of 100-200 level course pre-/corequisites and program prerequisites.
- Students may be required to successfully complete a College Success Course (CPD150 or CPD/AAA115) within the first two semesters at a MCCCD College. See an academic, program, or faculty advisor for details.
- Students should meet with an academic advisor about any concerns that may affect course enrollment.
Full-time status is 12 credits to 18 credits per semester.
|Survey of Music History or Music History and Literature 1750 to Present||No requisites or Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MHL241 or permission of instructor.||RC||3|
|MUP123AA||Studio Class/Piano||Corequisites: Private Piano Instruction.||Two semesters of the course is required. May be repeated for credit||RC||0.5|
|MUP141||Intermediate Piano Pedagogy||Prerequisites: Permission of Program Director or Instructor.||RC||2|
|MUP181||Chamber Music Ensembles||Two semesters of the course is required. May be repeated for credit||RC||1|
|MUP202AD||Private Instruction: Piano||Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MUP152AD.||May be repeated for credit||RC||2|
|MUP123AA||Studio Class/Piano||Corequisites: Private Piano Instruction.||Two semesters of the course is required. May be repeated for credit.||RC||0.5|
|MUP166||Jazz Piano I||Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MUP131 or permission of Instructor.||RC||1|
|MUP181||Chamber Music Ensembles||Two semesters of the course is required. May be repeated for credit.||RC||1|
|MUP241||Piano Artistry||Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MUP240 or permission of Instructor.||RC||2|
|MUP252AD||Private Instruction: Piano||Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MUP202AD.||May be repeated for credit||RC||2|
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Program Area Key
All information is administered by the Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation at Maricopa County Community College District and published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change in order to reflect the most current information available.
View MCCCD’s program website for the Certificate of Completion in Intermediate Piano Pedagogy (http://aztransmac2.asu.edu/cgi-bin/WebObjects/MCCCD.woa/wa/freeForm?id=125904).
The pathway map presented above is for the current catalog year and is the intended pathway map for new students. Other versions of this pathway map from different catalog years are available below:
|Catalog Year||Effective Dates|
|2018-2019||5/29/2018 – 5/27/2019|