This unit of study prepares students to teach music in a culturally diverse society. Music of a range of cultures is investigated in relation to its structure and cultural context and varied approaches to teaching this music in a classroom context are explored. Provision is made for the collection, evaluation and development of music resources appropriate for teaching in culturally diverse educational settings.
1 hr lecture, 2 hours seminar
Personal rationale (30%), fieldwork assignment (40%) and seminar presentation (20%), participation in class discussion and activities (10%)
It is recommended that students have successfully completed MUED2605 and MUED3605 prior to undertaking this unit.