MUSEP 1001 - Music Education and Pedagogy 1

North Terrace Campus - Semester 2 - 2016

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Key ideas in music teaching and learning are introduced, including: the theoretical principles of music learning, child development and adolescence, the brain and music learning, teaching roles in a range of educational settings, and principles of curriculum. Students will explore the role of music in people?s lives and develop an understanding of the learning processes involved. Attention will be given to the processes which can form the foundations of instrumental/vocal learning that enable the acquisition of skills, knowledge and understanding specific to particular age groups and modes of learning. Students will become familiar with resources designed for teaching and learning particular instrumental and vocal specialties in a variety of styles and genres.

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