Old Time Music


The purpose of the Career Studies Certificate in Old Time Music is to allow students to expand or enhance their knowledge and performance skills in cultural heritage music and explore this field as a career option.  This certificate is not intended for transfer.

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of the culture and history of the central Appalachian region with more extensive knowledge on the heritage music. 
  • Perform proficiently on one instrument of their choice and have a beginning level of proficiency on a second instrument of their choice. 
  • Set up and operate the equipment for providing and recording audio as well as assist with the establishment and operation of a heritage music event. 
  • Teach heritage music to others through personal observation in the classroom.  

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