Universal Journal of Educational Research Vol. 7(4), pp. 923 - 928
DOI: 10.13189/ujer.2019.070402
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A Research on the Art Needs of Music Teacher Candidates


Taner Uluçay *
Faculty of Education Fine Arts Education, Erzincan Binali Yıldırım University, Turkey

ABSTRACT

This study aims to determine the art need levels of music teacher candidates with regards to sex and grade level variables. The data of the research were obtained from 102 music teacher candidates studying in the Department of Music Education at Erzincan Binali Yıldırım University, Faculty of Education. Descriptive screening method was used in this study. The data was gathered through a 'Scale of Need for Art Education' developed by Taşkesen (2017). The data were analysed by using SPSS Statistics 22 Programme and shown in tables. The data findings given in the tables were commented fastidiously. As a result of the study, no significant difference was found between the scores of need for art education with regards to students' grade levels. As well, there was no significant difference between the scores of the need for art education with regards to sex despite the fact that the number of female students was higher than the number of male students.

KEYWORDS
Music Teacher Candidate, Art Need Level, Department of Music Education

Cite this paper
Taner Uluçay . "A Research on the Art Needs of Music Teacher Candidates." Universal Journal of Educational Research 7.4 (2019) 923 - 928. doi: 10.13189/ujer.2019.070402.