Cultural Diversity in Music Education (MUED4603)


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


3 hours seminar/week


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

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

MUED2605 and MUED3602

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.