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.

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.