Music Education Core units

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Music Education

Music Education units apply to students undertaking the Bachelor of Music (Music Education). Students must select 96 credit points of specific units set out in the relevant degree enrolment pattern.
MUED1004
Non Western Music
3   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
If field trip is offered, an equivalent mode of assessment will apply.
Semester 1
MUED1005
Key Approaches in Music Education
3   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
NB: Department permission required for enrolment by students not enrolled in BMus (Music Ed)
Semester 2
MUED1007
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islands Music
3      Semester 2
MUED1008
Fundamentals of Teaching
3      Semester 2
MUED1009
Psychology of Learning and Instruction
3      Semester 1
Semester 2
MUED1010
Key Ideas in Music Education
3   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
MUED2302
Classroom Management
3    A Students enrolling in this unit of study are expected to be able to read and understand music and have a genuine interest in studying how to teach and engage adolescent learners in studying music in secondary school.
P MUED1010 or MUED1005 or MUED1009 or MUED1008
Semester 2
MUED2605
Children, Music and Educational Settings
6    A Previous completion of MUED1010 and MUED1005 is recommended.
P MUED1008
Semester 2
MUED2606
Adolescent Development and Behaviour
6    P MUED2605 and MUED1009 and MUED1008
C MUED3605
Semester 1
MUED3031
Teaching Jazz in Secondary School
3   

This unit is not available for Jazz Performance students unless they are enrolled in BMus (Music Education).
Semester 2
MUED3603
Composition in Music Education
3      Semester 1
MUED3604
Ensemble Pedagogy
6   

Please contact the unit coordinator for permission if not enrolled in BMus (Music Ed).
Semester 2
MUED3605
Teaching Junior Secondary Music
6    P EDLN2000
Semester 1
MUED3606
Professional Experience 2
6    P MUED3605
Semester 1
Semester 2
MUED3629
Honours: Research in Music Education 1
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
This unit is commenced in the third year of the degree and enrolment is subject to approval of the Unit Coordinator.
Semester 1
MUED3630
Honours: Research in Music Education 2
6    P MUED3629
Semester 2
MUED4002
Technology in Music Education
3      Semester 1
Semester 2
MUED4006
Popular Music Studies
3      Semester 1
MUED4602
Senior Secondary Music Education
6    P MUED3606
Semester 1
MUED4603
Cultural Diversity in Music Education
6    A It is recommended that students have successfully completed MUED2605 and MUED3605 prior to undertaking this unit.
Semester 1
MUED4632
Professional Issues in Music Education
12    P EDLN2000
C MUED4633


Teaching schedule: Week 1 x 4 days (before PEX starts); Week 10 x 3 days (after PEX finishes); week 11 x 2 days; week 12 x 2 days; week 13 x 1 day (Expo).
Semester 2
MUED4633
Professional Experience 3
12    P MUED3606
Semester 1
Semester 2