MUW 335 Musicianship for Worship - 3 Hours
Practical studies in the principles and materials of music used in diverse church music ministries. Students will be introduced to the techniques of the most commonly used instruments, vocal technique, rehearsal strategies, and technology commonly used in worship. Prerequisites: MUT 121 and MUT 122, or consent of the instructor. Offered Spring 2018 and following even-numbered Spring semesters for Deerfield traditional undergraduate. Delivery mode: Deerfield traditional undergraduate.
MUW 437X Music in Worship - 3 Hours
The study of biblical, theological, historical, and practical concepts and patterns for worship of all major Christian traditions. The types of music and the roles music has played in the worship of various historical traditions will be considered in light of the theology of those traditions. Includes the study of congregational song. Student projects will include planning, leading, and evaluating music in worship. Prerequisites: BI 101 and BI 111 or permission of instructor. Offered fall semester in even-numbered years. Cross-listed with BRS 437X. Delivery mode: Deerfield traditional undergraduate.
MUW 438 Worship Resources - 3 Hours
An examination of diverse currently available resource materials for congregational worship, with an emphasis on planning, preparing, and leading and effective services. Prerequisite: MUW 437X or consent of instructor. Offered on demand for Deerfield traditional undergraduate. Delivery mode: Deerfield traditional undergraduate.
MUW 450 Church Music Internship - 3 Hours
Internship in a local church music/worship program to be coordinated with the worship pastor/ music director and a faculty supervisor from the Music Department. Prerequisites: MUW 437X, MUW 438, and consent of the Chair of the Music Department. Offered on demand for Deerfield traditional undergraduate. Delivery mode: Deerfield traditional undergraduate.