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Music Curriculum 1 - EDMT5700

This Unit of Study addresses the nature of teaching music in a junior secondary school context (Years 7-10) and contributes to preparing students for a career in the challenging field of music education. Current syllabus documents are analysed, approaches to music curriculum construction are discussed, and pedagogical theories are examined. ICT and media issues related to music education are addressed, as is resource selection and development. All of these components are studied in the broader context of creating and managing an engaging classroom learning environment and the fostering of self-motivated learners.

Classes
1x3hr lecture/tutorial/week, every week of semester including Week 10 (Special Projects Week at SCM).

Assessment
1x3000wd: Draft (5%); Plan (5%); Final submission (40%) Submitted work: Assignment (50%), 1x10 minutes teaching (15%) + 1000wd (35%) In-class Assessment (50%)

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1

25 Feb 2019

Department/School: Education
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2019
Unit of study level: Fifth Year
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
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