Dawn McCord, D.M.A.

Dawn Harmon McCord, DMA and NCTM, is Professor of Music Education and Organ Studies at the University of West Georgia and has served on the boards of the Georgia Music Educators and Georgia Music Teachers Association (GMTA) including serving as President of GMTA. Dr. McCord is also Director of Music and Organist at Carrollton Presbyterian Church. She holds degrees from UGA, LSU, and FSU with studies in Music Education, Choral Conducting, and Organ Performance. Her online course for Factors of Musical Learning has been awarded national recognition for meeting 21 essential standards in the Quality Matters course review. She regularly adjudicates piano events and her research interests include topics related to teaching and learning, piano proficiency, teacher preparation, and all-state choral policies and practice. She has presented her research at international, national, and state conferences.

Fall 2020 Sections

  • MUSC-1000 (Comprehensive Music Laboratory) Section: LCV
  • MUSC-1000 (Comprehensive Music Laboratory) Section: 01
  • MUSC-4040 (Prin & Meth of Mus Learn & Tch) Section: 01
  • MUSC-6110 (Hist & Philosophy of Music Ed) Section: E01

Summer 2020 Sections

  • MUSC-6184 (Seminar in Music Education) Section: E01

Spring 2020 Sections

  • MUSC-1502 (Keyboard Skills II) Section: 03
  • MUSC-4186 (Teaching Internship) Section: 02
  • MUSC-4187 (Teaching Internship) Section: 02
  • MUSC-4188 (Teaching Internship) Section: 02
  • MUSC-4610A (Secondary Applied: Piano) Section: 01
  • MUSC-6120 (Factors of Musical Learning) Section: E01

Fall 2019 Sections

  • MUSC-3900 (Music in Elementary Schools) Section: 01 Download Syllabus [PDF]
  • MUSC-4040 (Prin & Meth of Mus Learn & Tch) Section: 01 Download Syllabus [PDF]
  • MUSC-4186 (Teaching Internship) Section: 01
  • MUSC-4187 (Teaching Internship) Section: 01
  • MUSC-4188 (Teaching Internship) Section: 01
  • MUSC-6110 (Hist & Philosophy of Music Ed) Section: E01 Download Syllabus [PDF]

Summer 2019 Sections

  • MUSC-6184 (Seminar in Music Education) Section: E01

Spring 2019 Sections

Fall 2018 Sections

Summer 2018 Sections

  • MUSC-6184 (Seminar in Music Education) Section: E01

Spring 2018 Sections

Fall 2017 Sections

  • MUSC-3900 (Music in Elementary Schools) Section: 01
  • MUSC-4040 (Prin & Meth of Mus Learn & Tch) Section: 01
  • MUSC-4186 (Teaching Internship) Section: 01
  • MUSC-4187 (Teaching Internship) Section: 01
  • MUSC-4188 (Teaching Internship) Section: 01
  • MUSC-4610B (Secondary Applied: Organ) Section: 01
  • MUSC-6110 (Hist & Philosophy of Music Ed) Section: E01

Summer 2017 Sections

  • MUSC-6184 (Seminar in Music Education) Section: E01

Spring 2017 Sections

Fall 2016 Sections

  • MUSC-3900 (Music in Elementary Schools) Section: 01
  • MUSC-4040 (Prin & Meth of Mus Learn & Tch) Section: 01
  • MUSC-4186 (Teaching Internship) Section: 01
  • MUSC-4187 (Teaching Internship) Section: 01
  • MUSC-4188 (Teaching Internship) Section: 01
  • MUSC-4610B (Secondary Applied: Organ) Section: 01
  • MUSC-6110 (Hist & Philosophy of Music Ed) Section: E01

Summer 2016 Sections

  • MUSC-6083 (Research Methods and Materials) Section: E01

Spring 2016 Sections

Fall 2015 Sections

  • MUSC-1401 (Aural Skills I) Section: 01
  • MUSC-3900 (Music in Elementary Schools) Section: 01
  • MUSC-4040 (Prin & Meth of Mus Learn & Tch) Section: 01
  • MUSC-4186 (Teaching Internship) Section: 01
  • MUSC-4187 (Teaching Internship) Section: 01
  • MUSC-4188 (Teaching Internship) Section: 01
  • MUSC-4610B (Secondary Applied: Organ) Section: 01
  • MUSC-6184 (Seminar in Music Education) Section: E01

Summer 2015 Sections

  • MUSC-6120 (Factors of Musical Learning) Section: E01

Spring 2015 Sections

  • MUSC-1402 (Aural Skills II) Section: 01
  • MUSC-4011 (Choral Methods and Materials) Section: 01
  • MUSC-4186 (Teaching Internship) Section: 01
  • MUSC-4187 (Teaching Internship) Section: 01
  • MUSC-4188 (Teaching Internship) Section: 01
  • MUSC-4610B (Secondary Applied: Organ) Section: 01
  • MUSC-6083 (Research Methods and Materials) Section: E01
  • MUSC-6999 (Thesis in Music) Section: 01