Katedra hudební výchovy
Fráni Šrámka 3
The Department of Music Education offers a structured three-year Bachelor degree in Musical Education with Focus on Education and a structured three-year Bachelor degree in Choral Conducting with Focus on Education. The teaching focuses on instrumental and vocal skills, music theory, the history of Czech and international musical culture, music aesthetics, music psychology, music sociology, music teaching and didactics.
Master’s (post-Bachelor) degrees can be studied in three degree subjects: Musical Education for Primary Schools Level 2; Musical Education for Secondary Schools; Choral Conducting for Secondary Schools and Primary Art Schools. The curricula of these Master’s degrees focus especially on music pedagogy and didactics.
The Department of Music Education also participates in music teaching for students of degrees in Teaching for Primary Schools – Level 1, Teaching for Nursery Schools (both in full-time and combined forms), and Education degrees.
The Department is accredited to teach and award doctoral degrees (Ph.D. in Music Teaching and Pedagogy).
In its research activities, the Department of Music Education focuses especially on current issues in music pedagogy and music didactics, the history of regional musical culture and musical education, artistic and pedagogical interpretations of musical works within historical and contemporary contexts, and other key issues in music education.
KHV – abbreviation of the name of the Department used in the abbreviation of subjects taught by the Department. The List of subjects taught in Czech (particularly for Polish and Slovak incoming students) one finds on website pdf.osu.cz/khv, then click on Předměty na KHV, vše.