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Jazz Pedagogy - JAZZ3030

Year - 2020

This unit of study is designed to provide students with knowledge about educational approaches and strategies for teaching jazz to individuals and small and large groups. Topics will include current best practice teaching principles and techniques, approaches to teaching jazz articulation, improvisation, and style; performance practices for large and small jazz ensemble including set up regarding WH and S; and jazz resources for teaching.

1 x 2hr seminar/week

Weekly exercises (30%); Funding submission (30%); In-class presentation (20%); Podcast (20%)




Faculty: Sydney Conservatorium of Music

Semester 2

24 Aug 2020

Department/School: Jazz
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 28 Sep 2020
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 3.0
EFTSL: 0.063
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Andrew Robertson
HECS Band: 1
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