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MUED4612: Music Education Honours A

2024 unit information

Honours in Music Education is both a completion at a high standard of an academic education and a preparation for postgraduate study in music education. The final year Honours units of study enable students to undertake autonomous research into their chosen topics within the field of music education and to document the results of this research in the form of a thesis. Intending Honours students should speak to the Music Education Honours Coordinator before enrolling. Honours requirements are: Successful completion of MUED3629 and MUED3630, and a oral presentation. A further 24 credit points in designated Honours Music Education seminars as follows: MUED4603 Cultural Diversity on Music Education, MUED4602 Senior Secondary Music Education and MUED4632 Professional Issues in Music Ed.

Unit details and rules

Managing faculty or University school:

Music Education

Code MUED4612
Academic unit Music Education
Credit points 12
Prerequisites:
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MUED3630
Corequisites:
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None
Prohibitions:
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None
Assumed knowledge:
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None

At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • LO1. demonstrate an understanding of appropriate research methods, concepts and research designs relevant to your research topics
  • LO2. establish the significance of your research study within a review of relevant literature identifying concepts appropriate to the research
  • LO3. critically interpret and discuss findings of the study in a way that is consistent with both the research questions and methodology and that makes connections with current literature
  • LO4. outline conclusions that are grounded in the findings and identify implications for further research.
  • LO5. Gain a comprehensive working knowledge of the current NSW Stage 6 (Years 11-12) Music 1 and Music 2 (plus Extension) course syllabuses (MUED4602 - 1)
  • LO6. design, document, and deliver engaging programs of work in these courses which give students the best, differentiated opportunities to succeed while meeting or surpassing all syllabus outcomes (MUED4602 - 2)
  • LO7. reach beyond common perceptions and explore, through lectures and workshops, the parameters and full potential of the scope of these syllabuses in the areas of teaching/learning and assessment (MUED4602 - 3)
  • LO8. interrogate a range of challenges involved in teaching senior secondary classroom music (MUED4602 - 4)
  • LO9. understand and evaluate technology in relation to music teaching (MUED4602 - 5)
  • LO10. develop sound and compelling practical teaching and learning skills (MUED4602 - 6)
  • LO11. develop meaningful music teaching and learning sequences (MUED4602 - 7)

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Session MoA ?  Location Outline ? 
Semester 1 2024
Normal day Sydney
Intensive January 2024
Normal day Sydney
Outline unavailable
Session MoA ?  Location Outline ? 
Semester 1 2020
Normal day Sydney
Semester 2 2020
Normal day Sydney
Outline unavailable
Semester 1 2021
Normal day Remote
Semester 2 2021
Normal day Remote
Outline unavailable
Semester 1 2022
Normal day Remote
Semester 2 2022
Normal day Remote
Outline unavailable
Semester 1 2023
Normal day Sydney
Semester 2 2023
Normal day Sydney
Outline unavailable
Intensive August 2023
Normal day Sydney
Outline unavailable

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