Rabat – Rabat’s Mohammed V University launched, on January 3rd, the first professional bachelor’s degree in music education in Morocco, aspiring to train students specialized in music to become the future teachers of the subject in private and public schools.
Initiated by the center of culture at the University of Mohammed V, this university course also aims to train researchers in music didactics and in areas related to music criticism.
“By creating this branch, the Mohammed V University has opened up to the fields of art and the creation of a theoretical and practical approach to music,” said University President Said Amzazi.
This course will provide more knowledge and know-how to students in the musical field, through a diversified and comprehensive training covering the sociology of music, musical practice, mapping of cultural heritage and Arab and Western music.
Amzazi also added that this course will contribute to the enrichment of Moroccan culture and the preservation of identity and national heritage.