EDUC4103

Specialist Studies in Music 2

10 Units

This course explores the principles and practices of teaching and learning Stage 6 Music 1 in secondary schools. Students will explore lesson planning and programming for Stage 6 Music 1 curriculum; and a range of strategies, technologies and resources for teaching and assessing Music 1 at the secondary school level. Students will explore course, programming, literacy, numeracy and assessment requirements of the NSW Higher School Certificate for Music. Attention will be given to strategies for teaching and assessing practices of performance, improvisation, musicology, aural and composition components of the Music 1 curriculum.

Faculty Faculty of Education and Arts
School School of Education
Availability Semester 1 - 2014 (Callaghan Campus)

Previously offered in 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004

Learning Outcomes

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

  1. Apply the principles and practices of teaching and learning Stage 6 Music 1 in secondary schools.
  2. Interpret the course and assessment requirements for Stage 6 Music 1 curriculum.
  3. Develop lesson plans, programs and assessment tasks for Stage 6 Music 1 curriculum.
  4. Use a range of strategies, technologies and resources for teaching and assessing Stage 6 Music 1 curriculum.
  5. Apply strategies for teaching and assessing practices of performance, improvisation, musicology, aural and composition components of the Music 1 curriculum.
Content
  • The principles and practices of teaching and learning Stage 6 Music 1 in secondary schools.

  • The course and assessment requirements for Stage 6 Music 1 curriculum.

  • Lesson planning, programming and assessment for Stage 6 Music 1 curriculum.

  • Strategies, technologies and resources for teaching and assessing Stage 6 Music 1 curriculum.

  • Strategies for teaching and assessing practices of performance, improvisation, musicology, aural and composition components of the Music 1 curriculum.

Assumed Knowledge Nil
Assessment Items
  • Other: (please specify) - 5,000 words or equivalent; Consisting of planning, programming, performance, assessment, and resource building tasks linked to the requirements of the NSW Stage 6 Music 1 curriculum.
Contact Hours
  • Lecture: for 1 hour(s) per Week for 8 weeks
  • Tutorial: for 2 hour(s) per Week for 8 weeks
  • Integrated Learning: for 6 hour(s) per Term for Full Term
Timetable 2015 Course Timetables for EDUC41031

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