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Key Approaches in Music Education - MUED1005

Year - 2020

This unit will provide students with an opportunity to develop knowledge of and teaching skills related to music education approaches that have influenced current practice. Students will focus on a number of internationally recognised approaches to teaching music, for example, those developed by Orff and Kodaly; Comprehensive Musicianship, and the creativity movements of the 1960s and 1970s. More recent approaches reflecting multiculturalism, globalization, mediated learning, constructivism, Informal Learning and forms of enculturation and musical creativity evident in children's musical worlds will also be explored.

1 x 2 hour workshop per week

Written PEER teaching activity (50%), performance assessment (50%).

Additional information
NB: Department permission required for enrolment by students not enrolled in BMus (Music Ed)


Faculty: Sydney Conservatorium of Music

Semester 2

24 Aug 2020

Department/School: Music Education
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 28 Sep 2020
Unit of study level: Junior
Credit points: 3.0
EFTSL: 0.063
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Michael Webb
HECS Band: 1
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