EDUC3080

Extended Studies in Music 1

10 Units

This course explores the principles and practices of teaching and learning Stage 5 Music in secondary schools. Students will explore lesson planning and programming for Stage 5 Music curriculum; and a range of strategies, technologies and resources for teaching and assessing Music at the secondary school level. Students will explore course, programming and assessment requirements of the NSW School Certificate for Music. Attention will be given to strategies for teaching and assessing practices of performance, improvisation, listening and composition components of the Music curriculum. Students will also explore current issues, trends, and practices in Music pedagogy.

Faculty Faculty of Education and Arts
School School of Education
Availability Semester 2 - 2014 (Callaghan Campus)

Previously offered in 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2005, 2004

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, students will have the capacity to:

  1. Articulate the role and value of Music education in contemporary society and the broader school curriculum.
  2. Develop lesson plans, programs and assessment tasks for Stage 5 Music curriculum.
  3. Use a range of strategies, technologies and resources for teaching and assessing Music at the secondary school level.
Content
  • The principles and practices of teaching and learning Music in secondary schools.
  • The role and value of Music education in contemporary society and the broader school curriculum.
  • Lesson planning and programming for the Stage 5 Music curriculum.

  • Strategies, technologies and resources for teaching and assessing Music at the secondary school level.

Assumed Knowledge EDUC2022 & EDUC2080
Assessment Items
  • Projects - 4,000 words or equivalent in planning, programming, assessment, and resource building tasks linked to the requirements of the NSW Stage 5 Music Curriculum. This assignment will consist of multiple parts to the value indicated above.
Contact Hours
  • Integrated Learning: for 6 hour(s) per Term for Full Term
  • Lecture: for 1 hour(s) per Week for 8 weeks
  • Tutorial: for 2 hour(s) per Week for 8 weeks
Timetable 2015 Course Timetables for EDUC30801

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