Cultural Diversity in Music Education (MUED4603)

UNIT OF STUDY

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.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information

Classes

3 hours seminar/week

Assessment

reading assignment, fieldwork assignment and seminar presentation (100%)

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

It is strongly recommended that students have completed MUED2605 Children, Music and; Educational Settings, and MUED3602 Teaching Music in the Junior Secondary School.

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.