Music Therapy (MUTY)

Music and Fine Arts

MUTY M100 Introduction and Definition 2 crs.

This course introduces the student to the principles upon which the profession of music therapy is founded.

MUTY M101 Physical Disabilities 2 crs.

This course is an in-depth look at music therapy with physical handicaps, speech, visual, and hearing difficulties in the medical setting. There will be a strong experiential component, in an effort to practice some of the concepts presented in class.

MUTY M117 Field Studies I 1 cr.

This course offers practicum experience in the field. This course is a minimum of two hours in the field with clients and an additional one hour per week seminar.

MUTY M200 Mental Retardation and Exceptionality 2 crs.

This course is an overview of music therapy theory, research, and clinical practice with mental retardation and autism. In addition to the review of literature, this course will have a strong experiential component, in an effort to practice some of the concepts presented in class.

MUTY M201 Childhood Disorders 2 crs.

This course is an overview of music therapy theory, research, and clinical practice in learning disabilities and child and adolescent disorders. In addition to the review of the literature, this course will have a strong experiential component, in an effort to practice some of the concepts learned in class.

MUTY M217 Field Studies II 1 cr.

This course offers practicum experience in the field. This course is a minimum of two hours in the field with clients and an additional one hour per week seminar.

MUTY M300 Gerontology 2 crs.

This course is an overview of music therapy theory, research, and clinical practice in work with geriatrics. This course will have a strong experimental component.

MUTY M301 Adult Disorders 2 crs.

This course is an overview of music therapy theory, research, and clinical practice in psychiatry. A study of the disabilities in adult treatment will be explored. This course will have a strong experiential component, in an effort to practice music therapy techniques learned in class.

MUTY M317 Fields Studies III 1 cr.

This course offers practicum experience in the field. This course is a minimum of two hours in the field with clients and an additional one hour per week seminar.

MUTY M400 Improvisation and Physiological Responses 2 crs.

This course provides an overview of improvisation and physiological responses to music. Improvisational models in clinical practice are discussed and demonstrated. Research trends in physiological responses to music will be investigated. The course will also contain an experiential component to practice music therapy concepts.

MUTY M401 Affective and Perceptual Responses 2 crs.

This course is an in-depth examination of affective and perceptual responses to music. It is also an exploration of improvisational models in music therapy. This course will have a strong experiential component, in an effort to practice music therapy techniques learned in class.

MUTY M417 Fields Studies IV 1 cr.

This course offers practicum experience in the field. This course is a minimum of two hours in the field with clients and an additional one hour per week seminar.

MUTY M497 Music Therapy Internship 1 — 7 crs.

Internship requires a minimum of 900 clock hours of uninterrupted service at an AMTA approved clinical setting, commencing at the completion of other coursework.

MUTY M499 Independent Study arr.