Specialist Studies in Music 2

Course code EDUC4103Units 10Level 4000Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Education

This course explores the principles and practices of teaching and learning Stage 6 Music 1 in secondary schools. Students will explore lesson planning and programming for Stage 6 Music 1 curriculum; and a range of strategies, technologies and resources for teaching and assessing Music 1 at the secondary school level. Students will explore course, programming, literacy, numeracy and assessment requirements of the NSW Higher School Certificate for Music. Attention will be given to strategies for teaching and assessing practices of performance, improvisation, musicology, aural and composition components of the Music 1 curriculum.

Not available in 2015

Previously offered in 2014
ObjectivesUpon completion of this course, students will have the capacity to:

1. Apply the principles and practices of teaching and learning Stage 6 Music 1 in secondary schools.
2. Interpret the course and assessment requirements for Stage 6 Music 1 curriculum.
3. Develop lesson plans, programs and assessment tasks for Stage 6 Music 1 curriculum.
4. Use a range of strategies, technologies and resources for teaching and assessing Stage 6 Music 1 curriculum.
5. Apply strategies for teaching and assessing practices of performance, improvisation, musicology, aural and composition components of the Music 1 curriculum.
Content* The principles and practices of teaching and learning Stage 6 Music 1 in secondary schools.
* The course and assessment requirements for Stage 6 Music 1 curriculum.
* Lesson planning, programming and assessment for Stage 6 Music 1 curriculum.
* Strategies, technologies and resources for teaching and assessing Stage 6 Music 1 curriculum.
* Strategies for teaching and assessing practices of performance, improvisation, musicology, aural and composition components of the Music 1 curriculum.
Replacing Course(s)N/A
TransitionN/A
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeNil
Modes of DeliveryInternal Mode
Teaching MethodsLecture
Tutorial
Assessment Items
Other: (please specify)5,000 words or equivalent; Consisting of planning, programming, performance, assessment, and resource building tasks linked to the requirements of the NSW Stage 6 Music 1 curriculum.
Contact HoursLecture: for 1 hour(s) per Week for 8 weeks
Tutorial: for 2 hour(s) per Week for 8 weeks
Integrated Learning: for 6 hour(s) per Term for Full Term